Sea Urchin

Finding a sea urchin shell is a beachcomber’s dream. The occupant and spikes long gone, this grand exoskeleton was found while camping at a remote beach on Haida Gwaii. I later learned sea uchin are a staple in the diet of the Haida people.

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



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Cathie Grindler makes art by heArt. She is well known on Salt Spring Island for her Love Rocks (hand-painted beach stones). Her dot paintings and mini masterpieces in acrylic are beautifully capture island life and the wonder of nature.

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