Tags » Mayne Island

.dairy-free blackberry lime apple curd

We just got home after five months of treeplanting and the fruit in our yard is flourishing.  We moved from Texada Island to Mayne Island in December and left shortly after for work so we were not able to do much with the garden here.   778 more words

In the Words of Strangers

By now you may have guessed, as a Canadian artist, I often have conversations strangers about my work when I am traveling. It comes with geographic proximity to my landscape subjects and other human beings. 708 more words


Three paintings in La Vida Rústica Art Show

The Southern Gulf Islands Arts Council is hosting an interesting art show this weekend on Mayne Island : “La Vida Rústica” — multi-disciplinary reflections on the rustic life. 330 more words

Oil Paintings

Lots to do!

Mayne Island is a beautiful place. A small island of about 1100 people situated in the Gulf Islands of British Columbia, it is quickly becoming the ideal place to live (retirement or even before). 268 more words

Canada Day: Car-Free Mayne Island

The annual BC summer cabin weekend has become a fun tradition for the man, my brother, his girlfriend and I. 2014 was Bowen Island, 2015 was Galiano Island and this year we decided to stick with the Gulf Islands theme and head to neighbouring Mayne Island. 617 more words


Mayne Shore VII

Eagles, ravens, river otters and raccoons bring food ashore in this part of the world.

Other animals do too, but they are the most likely for this location and what must have been quite a large salmon head. 9 more words