New article in Scapi Magazine

By Nico Mara-McKay | September 3, 2014 | Leave a Comment

Rachel SV Parry - The ArtistMy article on Toronto artist Rachel SV Parry is up on Scapi Magazine.

“I can’t wait a week,” Parry says. “I have to work on it solidly for hours or days or however long it takes to finish it. It’s so frustrating to me if I have to wait even more than 20 minutes between layers.”

Read it all here.

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By Nico Mara-McKay | July 17, 2014 | Comments Off

Zucchini, July 2014

Oversized zucchini next to an apple for comparison

Just a reminder for my fellow vegetable growers out there: check your zucchinis.

No seriously, lift up those giant leaves — all of them — and take a peek.

I could swear this big boy was the length of my finger a couple of days ago, and now it’s longer than my forearm.

My cherry tomatoes are just starting to turn. I should be able to start picking them in the next few days. I’m very excited.