If Clara were alive today she would be amazed at how many people she’s brought together in their effort to showcase and emphasize the value of her work. Working on the archive has been fascinating, albeit all encompassing: attracting input from readers all across Canada and the U.S. But what’s more amazing is that as the number of contacts and information expands the circle gets smaller.
Recently, “G.L.” contacted me. She lives on Valleyview Gardens: the street where C
Peggy W. initially contacted me just over a year ago in January 2013 and recently sent me these photos and information. “My grandmother lived at Baby Point Cr. and purchased several Clara Harris paintings. As a child, I remember her talking about visiting Clara Harris, the artist who painted many of the paintings in her home. I didn't realize until I looked at your website that Clara lived just around the corner and was about the same age as Grandma.