Catherine Dumaine - Fibre Arts for Children & Youth
Catherine Dumaine is a fibre artists living in Port Coquitlam, B.C.
She has been teaching in art centers and institutions around the Lower Mainland and in local schools since 2007.
Catherine’s Fibre Fun classes for children are among Place des Arts' most popular programs, and she is also a regular art camp teacher, where she offers a variety of fibre arts classes to children and youth.
Catherine’s work has been exhibited in shows locally including at Place des Arts, in the Port Moody Festival of the Arts and at Leigh Square Community Arts Village. She also served as the curator for the Craft Year 2007 exhibit Au Naturel.
Catherine has led a multitude of community engagement workshops for Place des Arts, both at the centre and as a Place des Arts representative at external community events.
In 2013, she helped Place des Arts celebrate our 40th Anniversary with her community engagement Social Fabric Project, and in 2016 as an artist in residence, she engaged over 1000 school students to create a lantern installation that was unveiled during our annual holiday event, A Lantern Affair.