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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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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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Ferry Days

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Pender Places – Penderosa Pizza

I often receive emails from people who have discovered this blog while looking for information on Pender Island. Some people are looking to visit, some to buy a vacation property, and others are looking to move to the island full … Continue reading

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Brooks Point Watercolour Sunset

An afternoon walk. A late day paint. Brooks Point is a stunning place to spend a late fall afternoon. . http://www.islandhomeblog.wordpress.com http://www.debra-hunter.com . . . Ads belong to WordPress.

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Evening Garden Glow

As I stepped into the furthest corner of our garden this evening, I was greeted with lovely golden light filtering through the trees. The tasks of moving fence boards and watering suddenly became much more enjoyable in the late evening … Continue reading

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Baby Apples, Blogging, and Being Busy

Blogging here on Island Home Blog has been pretty patchy recently. It isn’t a shortage of time on the island, as so far we have managed to spend part of each of the first five months of the year out … Continue reading

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Day Out In Sidney

Being a long weekend, catching ferries becomes a critical part of enjoying a few extra days off. An early ferry from Vancouver left us with hours to spare before taking our connecting ferry to Pender Island. Knowing that Victoria would … Continue reading

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Ferry Views (or the view through the iPhone!)

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Roesland Views

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