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Dyeing with Arbutus Bark

The freshly shed bark is giving a lovely color.

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Time to Dye

The arbutus tree is shedding its bark…..time to dye some wool.

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“Night Arbutus” (2015) – Canadian Landscape Painting by Debra Hunter

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“Night Arbutus” – Canadian landscape painting Recently I have been working on a series of paintings based on Roe Islet, a protected Parks Canada site on Pender Island (British…

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Roe Islet Trees – Pender Island, BC, Canada

Roe Islet has some amazing trees. They twist and bend, and cling to the edge of the islet leaning over the sea. Over the last few months I have photographed many of Roe Islet’s trees with an aim to use … Continue reading

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Black and White Silhouettes – Pender Island, BC, Canada

(Please click on the above images to view full size.) Photography by Debra Hunter http://www.thehuntergroup.ca

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“Roe Islet Arbutus #1” – painting

In my previous post I had mentioned spending time shooting images on Roe Islet as reference for a painting. I needed to finish a small piece up quickly for a fundraiser, and in the end I settled on painting an … Continue reading

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A Wander Down To Peter Cove South

Peter Cove South is at the bottom of the road that our house is on . It only takes a few minutes to stroll down to the beach, however most of the time we also stop at two other beaches … Continue reading

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