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  • Fisgard Lighthouse

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    Fisgard Lighthouse

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    Since1860, Fisgard Lighthouse has served continuously as a beacon on Canada’s West Coast. Although still in operation, it also serves as a museum with interactive displays and vintage photographs. It occupies the same location as Fort Rodd Hill National Historic site – a beautiful park featuring acres of historical buildings and meadows overlooking Esquimalt Harbour.

    artist: Carswell King
    region: South Island
    closest community: Colwood
    original medium: Illustration

     

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  • Black Tail on Stoney Hill

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    Black Tail on Stoney Hill

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    Small island deer are everywhere on the southern forests of Vancouver Island. Stoney Hill Regional Park is a gem located between Maple Bay and Genoa Bay near Duncan. Spectacular arbutus and moss covered viewpoints abound. Well worth a visit. The deer are very aware over the ever-present cougars and so keep a pretty low profile. I came across this one in the interior of the park. This tree in the foreground is distinctive so you will recognize it if you explore this magical place.

    artist: Bill Hibberd
    region: South Island
    closest community: Maple Bay
    original medium: Oil

     

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  • The Wind Blows in All Directions on St John’s Point

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    The Wind Blows in All Directions on St John’s Point

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    In 2017 the Mayne Island Conservancy was busy raising money to save Saint John’s Point from development. This painting is one that I did from sketches made on site, and proceeds from the sale of the original were donated to this cause. The Conservancy saved the Point, a magnificent stretch of Coastal Douglas Fir landscape and over 2 km of coastline.

    artist: Joanne Thomson
    region: Gulf Islands
    closest community: Village Bay
    original medium: Watercolour

     

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  • Red Cedar

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    Red Cedar

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    This is a cedar tree near Goldstream River, a magical place and a tiny remnant of the mighty forests that covered Vancouver Island. The old growth trees here are around 800 years old.

    artist: Joanne Thomson
    region: South Island
    closest community: Langford
    original medium: Watercolour

     

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  • Paradise Meadows Boardwalk

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    Paradise Meadows Boardwalk

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    “Paradise Meadows Boardwalk” was inspired by a trip to Mount Washington in the spring. It is a mountain ski village where a boardwalk has been built over the fragile vegetation in an area aptly named Paradise Meadows. The easy walk along the boardwalk is serene and relaxing as it meanders over the colorful flowers and passes peaceful ponds. It is also the gateway to the many hiking trails available in Strathcona Park.

    artist: Trish LaFrance
    region: Central Island
    closest community: Courtenay
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Avatar Grove

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    Avatar Grove

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    The Avatar Grove is managed by the Ancient Forest Alliance and improvements of boardwalks and stairs have greatly improved the experience. There are lower and upper groves to wander through, the lower descending to the Gordon River. The road is basic logging road and can be filled with pot holes. The wonders of standing amongst these old giants in a real wilderness setting is certainly a tranquil experience.

    artist: Dave Mann
    region: South Island
    closest community: Port Renfrew
    original medium: Photo

     

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  • Pileated Woodpecker

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    Pileated Woodpecker

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    We love seeing Pileated Woodpeckers – the largest woodpeckers in North America, on our walks on Salt Spring. They’re a sight to see with their stunning red crested heads. These territorial birds mate for life, and can be found in mature forests.

     

    artist: Douglas Penhale
    region: Gulf Islands
    closest community: Salt Spring Island
    original medium: Illustration

     

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  • Glacier Alpine

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    Glacier Alpine

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    This painting was inspired by the Comox Glacier and alpine meadow in Strathcona Provincial Park (the oldest park in BC).

    artist: Darren Larose
    region: Central Island
    closest community: Comox Valley
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Golden Hinde

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    Golden Hinde

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    There are so many mountains to climb here on the island and the Golden Hinde provides spectacular views. Often hikers will bare their backsides on The Golden Hinde because the next mountain in view is actually called The Behinde. The Golden Hinde is the highest peak on the island, and is located near the geographic centre of Vancouver Island, as well as near the centre of Strathcona Provincial Park.

    artist: Anouk Hartwell
    region: Central Island
    closest community: Gold River
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Ocean View

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    Ocean View

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    Painted on site at Saxe Point Park in Esquimalt. Inspired by the spectacular views of the Olympic Mountains and Strait of Juan de Fuca. The park was created in 1934, and during World War II, many mature Douglas fir and Grand fir trees were cleared and a searchlight was installed as part of shoreline defense.

    artist: June Haynes
    region: Greater Victoria
    closest community: Victoria
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Incoming Tide

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    Incoming Tide

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    The west coast offers an endless variety of compositional possibilities to the artist. Botany Bay near Port Renfrew inspired this piece. I stood on the shore for hours absorbing the feeling of the place and the character of the elements. Small preliminary sketches begin my process. Back at my studio I composed this painting with the foreground rocks designed to represent the eroding yet steadfast island resisting the relentless seas.

    artist: Bill Hibberd
    region: Pacific Rim
    closest community: Port Renfrew
    original medium: Oil

     

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  • Memories of Saturna II

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    Memories of Saturna II

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    A magical wedding at East Point Park on Saturna Island prompted this painting. The light was so dazzling and the landscape so imbued with colour, it just cried out for a painting. East Point Park is now a part of the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve, one of Canada’s newest national parks. The park protects a beautiful landscape of rocky headlands, forested hills and shorelines studded with colourful tidepools.

    artist: Katherine Farris
    region: Gulf Islands
    closest community: Saturna Island
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Fallen Giant

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    Fallen Giant

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    Lone Tree Hill is a small CRD park in the Highlands. It hosts wonderful arbutus and fir trees and has a view point at the top that is well worth the climb. This lovely fallen giant is only a short walk up the trail and into the woods.

    artist: Joanne Thomson
    region: Greater Victoria
    closest community: Highlands
    original medium: Watercolour

     

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  • Mossy Forest

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    Mossy Forest

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    “Mossy Forest” was inspired by the forests that surround Campbell River, including the incredible Elk Falls Park. The majestic trees covered with moss are a staple in the Vancouver Island landscape. You can feel the coolness of the greenery that reminds you of a walk in a forest. The sight of rotting logs and vegetation that sustains and maintains the forest life. Simply magical.

    artist: Trish LaFrance
    region: Central Island
    closest community: Campbell River
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Schooner Cove, Tofino

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    Schooner Cove, Tofino

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    Schooner Cove Beach in Pacific Rim National Park is a magnificent site for artists. It has what I call “lots of architecture”, rocky shores and headlands overhung with Cedar and Hemlock and also craggy outcrops that spring from the golden sands and become islands at high tide. It’s easy to get to along the Schooner Cove Trail.

    artist: Channing Holland
    region: Pacific Rim
    closest community: Tofino
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Aspen Trees

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    Aspen Trees

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    Painted onsite at the Colquitz River Trail. The bark of the trees caught my attention, which is funny because usually its the trembling leaves that people notice about aspen.

    artist: June Haynes
    region: Greater Victoria
    closest community: Victoria
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Evening Surf

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    Evening Surf

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    Impression of the evening surf in the Broken Group. The Broken Group is a group of small islands and islets in the middle of Barkley Sound. It is protected within the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. Benson Island, on the northwest corner of the Broken Group, is an important cultural site for the Tseshaht First Nation.

    artist: Brian Buckrell
    region: Pacific Rim
    closest community: Bamfield
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Century Sam Lake Approach

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    Century Sam Lake Approach

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    From a hiking trip to Century Sam Lake, Strathcona Park. This stunning emerald lake is a well kept secret. The trail covers 400m of elevation over its 5km length.

    artist: Brian Buckrell
    region: North Island
    closest community: Courtenay
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Pick up sticks

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    Pick up sticks

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    Storms toss logs into a tangle along the shores of French Beach Provincial Park. This beautiful stretch of forested hiking trails, flat beaches and perfect picnic spots is an ideal location to keep an eye out for incredible wildlife. In the spring watch for migrating Gray whales. All year you can see resident killer whales, otters, seals, sea lions, Bald eagles, osprey and a variety of seabirds.

     

    artist: Lorraine Whillans
    region: South Island
    closest community: Sooke
    original medium: Watercolour

     

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  • A Good Day For Ice Cream

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    A Good Day For Ice Cream

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    The shape of this thickly padded rock near the edge of a cliff at Mt. Wells Regional Park made me think of an ice cream cone. The forests here are often messy in their natural state, so it’s nice when you can rest your eye on a simple shape.

    artist: Greg Glover
    region: Greater Victoria
    closest community: Langford
    original medium: Photo

     

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  • Visions of Metchosin

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    Visions of Metchosin

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    One summer day, we were walking along the coast in the breathtaking East Sooke Park, and I settled down to do a series of sketches of this beautiful rugged coastline. Windswept trees, rocky shores scattered with the long spirals of bull kelp, sun casting white across the ocean, islands peeping out like whales from the turquoise sea. It was a blissful landscape.
    When I returned to my studio I fused the sketches into one painting.

    artist: GILLIAN REDWOOD
    region: Greater Victoria
    closest community: Metchosin
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Standing Together

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    Standing Together

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    I just love the mossy trunks of the old Maple trees. The trees are so big and have so much character, they are like people. This pair stand together, witnessing the world rushing by as they quietly and slowly grow

    artist: Helen Utsal
    region: Central Island
    closest community: North Lazo
    original medium: Oil

     

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  • Bald Eagle

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    Bald Eagle

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    Salt Spring is a fabulous place to bird watch, and great place to see raptors like the Bald Eagle, the Swainson’s Hawk and the Red Tailed Hawk.

    artist: Douglas Penhale
    region: Gulf Islands
    closest community: Salt Spring Island
    original medium: Illustration

     

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  • Big Ol’ Barn

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    Big Ol’ Barn

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    This big old barn is a protected historical building in Burgoyne Bay Regional Park, Salt Spring Island. The park contains wooded Douglas-fir forests, threatened Garry oak trees, rocky shorelines, open grasslands, culturally significant sites (First Nation middens and gathering places), and a number of other old and historic farm buildings from the late 1800s and early 1900s. You will see this barn on the left as you drive along Burgoyne Bay Road. Park your car and enjoy a favourite island hike.

    artist: Cathie Grindler
    region: Gulf Islands
    closest community: Salt Spring Island
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • South Beach Blues

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    South Beach Blues

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    The easily navigated South Beach and Nuu-chah-nulth Trail leads to this incredible beach south end of Wickaninnish Beach in beautiful Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. This place is an artist’s dream and I have been fortunate to have spent many hours there. Wild and wet or sapphire blue and serene. This is the beach with everything…exciting, inspirational and just plain awesome!

    artist: Channing Holland
    region: Pacific Rim
    closest community: Tofino
    original medium: Acrylic

     

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  • Sitting on The Fence

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    Sitting on The Fence

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    I often photograph while I am walking my dog. The Gorge area is full of opportunities to capture, including one of my favourite subjects: crows. These crows were hanging out along the Gorge waterway at the Takata Japanese Garden.

    artist: Tony Bounsall
    region: Greater Victoria
    closest community: Gorge Park
    original medium: Photo

     

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  • Precarious Balance

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    Precarious Balance

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    This collaged monoprint was inspired by many plein air sessions on the Nanaimo River. I love watching birds and am impressed by people who balance stones along the shore. It occurred to me that the stones could be a metaphor for human relationship to nature. It is clear that this beautiful and necessary balance is becoming more and more precarious. I hope this piece inspires others to consider their balance with nature.

    artist: Josslyn Meyers
    region: Central Island
    closest community: Cassidy
    original medium: Mixed media

     

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  • Triple Falls Detail

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    Triple Falls Detail

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    Triple falls is a beautiful waterfall located near Errington on Vancouver Island. On this particular day I was concentrating on small details surrounding the waterfall area.

    artist: Lars Olsson
    region: Central Island
    closest community: Errington
    original medium: Photo

     

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