Small Works

Collections by artists focusing on smaller work. Contact us to see more pieces by your favourite artist. 

Katie and John Borrowman

John has been making a living with clay since 1974. He was joined by his daughter Katie in 2005. Together they work on several studio lines, as well as each producing their own distinctive and colourful lines of functional one-of-a-kind pieces.  

 

Katie and John are based in Canmore, Alberta. 

Bella

Ceramic coffee mug with cork lid

6.5 x 5 in.

$45.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Stella

Ceramic coffee mug with cork lid

6.5 x 5 in.

$45.00

  • Sold Out

Ella

Ceramic coffee mug with cork lid

6.5 x 5 in.

$45.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Bev Ellis

Bev's muse is nature, where beauty is found in brokenness. Burned out trees, and layers of peeling bark, bear a common thread of beautiful imperfection. Her sculptural and 2D art embraces the raw and flawed. She enjoys creating highly textured surfaces. 

 

Bev is based in Surrey, BC.  

Silver Lining

Ceramic with 22k white gold 

7 x 6 x 6 in.

$340.00

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  • Ships within 1-3 days

Revealing Beauty

Ceramic with 22k gold 

13 x 3 x 5 in.

$380.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Precious Nature

Ceramic with 22k gold

18 x 3 x 6 in.

$290.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Plenty

Ceramic

10 x 6 x 6 in.

$270.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

The Gift

Ceramic

7 x 6 x 6 in.

$250.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Softest Dew

Ceramic

7 x 7 x3 in.

$220.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Dee Fontans

Dee has been creating jewellery and wearable art for over 30 years. She is a fourth generation metal worker and a third generation fibre artist. Her jewelry unlocks a personal narrative for the wearer with an applied meaning through it's imagery and material.

 

Dee is based in Nanaimo, BC.   

Icicle Necklace

Sterling Silver 

$245.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Globe Necklace

Sterling Silver and Hematite 

$285.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Dueling Metals Necklace

Sterling Silver and Copper 

$110.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Little Dueling Necklace

Sterling Silver and Copper

$75.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Sterling Silvers Hoops

Sterling Silver

$125.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Triangle Dangles

Sterling Silver

$72.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Kara Dee Harrison

Kara's work is often inspired by pop culture, dinosaurs, and local marine life. Her signature colours are turquoise and gold. Kara's great hope is that others will find joy in her work, and create elaborate backstories for the characters held within. 

 

Kara is based in Nanaimo, BC.  

Shepherd and Alonso #2

Mixed media on panel

8 x 6 x 1.5 in

$200.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Theodore and Alonso

Mixed media on panel

8 x 6 x 1.5

$200.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Shepherd #2

Mixed media on panel

7 x 5 x 1.5 in.

$150.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Frederick #2

Mixed media on panel

6 x 6 x 1.5

$150.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Gilligan #2

Mixed media on panel

6 x 6 x 1.5

$150.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Alonso #2

Mixed media on panel

7 x 5 x 1.5

$150.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Ariel Hill

Ariel is a native artist hailing from the Six Nations and Wikwemikong First Nations. Her work is a reflection of her environment, and her interest in the intersection between elements of the natural world and how it relates to human experience. 

 

Ariel is based in Revelstoke, BC.   

Shoreline Series 1

Blown Glass

$180.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Shoreline Series 2

Blown Glass

$190.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Shoreline Series 3

Blown Glass

$180.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Columbia River Stone Series 3

Blown Glass

$165.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Columbia River Stone Series 6

Blown Glass

$180.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Susan Koch

Susan is an award winning silversmith. She likes to incorporate beach stones and sea glass in her organic sterling silver jewellery. All of her pieces are hand-fabricated and as unique as the people who wear them. 

 

Susan is based in North Cowichan, BC. 

SKM 055 Wilma Flintstone Necklace

Beachstone, shoelace

Adjustable length

$220.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

SKM 054 Wilma Flintstone Bracelet

Beachstone, sterling loops

Adjustable length, hidden clasp 

$230.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

SKM056 Beachstone Necklace

Granite stones on handmade sterling chain, Lariat style oval links

Adjustable length

$375.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

SKM008 Flattened Link Bracelet

Sterling silver, adjustable length

$140.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

SKM020 Beachstone Hinged Shoulder Dusters

Sterling Silver and beach stones 3.5 in.

$495.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

SKM058 Dinner Plate Necklace

Antique China and Sterling Silver on handmade chain

$595.00

  • Sold Out

SKM013 4 Piece Shoulder Dusters

Sterling Silver 4.5 in.

$75.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

SKM044 Sterling Silver Triangles

Sterling Silver Triangles with Fringe

$155.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Julie MacKinnon

Julie, formally an architectural designer, still sketches out her work in clay in her mind's eye, and strives to create "mechanically organic" vessels. Each pot she creates is comfortable to hold in your hand and can be used everyday. 

 

Julie is based on Saltspring Island, BC.    

Pink Pinch Cups (2)

Ceramic

$68.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

White Drip Cups (2)

Ceramic

$52.00

  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days

Contact Us

 

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Nanaimo, BC

V9R 5G3

Tel: (250) 754-7575

joe@gallerymerrick.com

 

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