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Medicine Beach – A Painting and a View

This evening provided the opportunity for a quick landscape painting session at Medicine Beach on Pender Island. En plein air paintings make for quick brush strokes and very little fussing. The light dips quickly, plus their are still a few … Continue reading

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Beach Sketching

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Trincomali View – Trincomali Painting

The view. The painting. Sometimes it is fun to look at the inspiration and the art together. This is one of our neighbourhood views. A short walk down a path opens up to the most spectacular vista. A perfect case … Continue reading

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Beach Carving

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Painting at Grimmer Bay

A little en plein air painting at Grimmer. Bay on Pender Island. You never quite know how these paintings will turn out.

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Time to Dye

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

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Starfish Inspiration

The other night I spent ages going through my Pender pictures. I had an idea for a piece, and I wanted to find a starfish picture as a reference. I knew I had taken a picture recently, but when a … Continue reading

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Beach Sketching

Five minutes, a sketch book, some pens, and beautiful weather resulted in a sketch I quite like. This is Peter Cove South. Wonderfully quiet on a spring afternoon . (The side by side shot.)

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Handmade in Canada – celebrating makers

Since there is a Facebook page linking through to my Island Home blog at the moment, I am going to seize the opportunity for some shameless self promotion. A special thanks to Alex C. for driving all the traffic to … Continue reading

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Roe Islet Watercolor Painting

Originally posted on Debra Hunter – Canadian photography, art and handmade:
Roe Islet, BC, Canada * (2015) * 4.75″ x 6.75″ * watercolor and ink on paper With the insanity of everyday life taking a toll on my available time,…

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