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Wed. July 24th 10 am - 3 pm doors at 9:30 am Beginner's Collage Workshop Wilma Millette @  Creartfuldodger Studio Maple Bay BC (All Ages)
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Past Events

Sun. April 28th 2019
Beginner Collage Workshop Wilma Millette @  Home Studio Duncan BC (All Ages)
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Sun. April 14th 2019
Cowichan Artisans @  Cowichan Valley Duncan BC (All Ages)
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Sat. April 13th 2019
Cowichan Artisans @  Cowichan Valley Duncan BC (All Ages)
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Wilma Millette


Mixed Media Artist from Maple Bay BC

Contact Details

Wilma Millette
millettea@shaw.ca

I am a third generation Vancouver Islander. I live and teach in the beautiful Cowichan Valley.

I see beauty in everyday objects from the past and like to repurpose them in artful ways. A trio of old door knobs, well worn from all the opening and shutting, the patina is perfect. An ordinary document, for the sale of a parcel of land, so beautifully written, on parchment paper, is just waiting to be appreciated.

I create one of a kind collage and assemblage artwork using paper ephemera from the 19th and 20th centuries and vintage and antique found objects from my personal collection and other sources. I like to combine them in unexpected was to create a narrative that gives them new life and relevance. I like to think that the artisans who created them, long ago, would be pleased.

My work is for sale at my studio. You can view my full portfolio on my website and view collage and assemblage pieces for sale.

I offer workshops a few times a year in my home studio in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island. The studio is open to visitors by appointment.

Current Groups

GroupRoleDates
Cowichan ArtisansArtist2019-present

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The Cowichan Valley Regional District is a broad geographic region stretching from the Malahat to North Oyster and from the Cowichan Lake to Thetis Island.

The region's artists are represented by 5 sub-regional arts councils with support from the CVRD Arts and Culture Division