Tag Archives: BC

Impromptu Island Trip 

We decided to take an impromptu trip to the island this weekend. It had only been 16 days since the last trip, but the coast was calling. Everything aligned, I had a customer to meet in Vancouver, so it seemed … Continue reading

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Starvation Bay on a Rainy March Day

Beach to ourselves, Starvation Bay at low tide is still a fabulous place on a rainy day. . iPhone images by Debra Hunter  . . . . . Ads belong to WordPress.

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Posts, Paddling and Painting on Pender

Another busy Pender Island day. The best part of the day was spent building the fence. A slow job of dismantling the old one, installing new posts and stringers , and reboarding the fence. Add to the scenario the fact … Continue reading

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Paddling & Painting at Peter Cove South 

Paddling and painting on a February day. +8C, calm waters and no wind made for a great winter day at the beach. . . . Ads belong to WordPress.

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Beach Painting at Dusk

Perhaps not the best day for painting, the wind was blowing, temperatures cold, and the light was failing. Still, I opted to record this scene from Hamilton Beach (Pender Island, BC, Canada) with a quick watercolour painted from the warmth … Continue reading

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Bringing in the New Year Island Style

Celebrating New Year’s Eve at the lantern festival on Pender Island is always an event. Visitors and residents alike, come out to enjoy the performance and dance lit mostly by fire at the edge of Magic Lake. Shadow dancers and … Continue reading

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Sketching, Soccer, Shingle Bay

Another laid back day on the island. After our usual jaunt to the hardware store (we go there a lot!), it was off to Shingle Bay for the afternoon. We had the beach to ourselves, which is the norm for … Continue reading

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