Jim Marsh The majority of the artwork I create is representational, painted images in acrylic and watercolor. The subjects I choose to investigate are the actual places and things that I see around me and that inspire me. Hopefully they trigger a similar memory or feeling on the part the viewer.
Cheryl Funk I create pieces from nature and recycled goods. From small to large pieces that are over 7 feet. I am also a painter mostly abstract MCM. I create jewellery from metal, wood and clay. Felix Jack Art studio – 430 Felix Jack Rd. Wednesday to Sunday 11 until 4:00.
Leanne Dyck Leanne Dyck is a woman’s fiction author. Her stories are about strong women and the challenges they face.
Terry Glavin A bi-weekly columnist for the Georgia Straight. His books include – A Death Feast in Dimlahamid, Nemiah: The Unconquered Country, A Ghost in the Water, This Ragged Place, & A Voice Great Within us (with Charles Lillard). Terry also edits a series of books about this part of the world called Transmontanus. He is currently working on a book about the Pacific (due to be published in the spring of 2000) and a novel. Available at Miners Bay Books (natcherally) 250-539-3112
Robert Harlow Has so far published eight novels. His newest book, Necessary Dark, is semi-autobiographical, and is based partially on his WWll experience as a bomber pilot. In February 2002 it will be made available through the new Print-On-Demand technology, widely thought to be the way more and more books will be published as time goes on. Others of his novels available now are The Saxophone Winter and FELICE: A Travelogue. Available at Miner’s Bay Books. 250-539-3112
Amber Harvey Mayne Island is filled with exciting adventures for Magda and her pals as they meet mysteries head-on. With four books on the shelves, Amber Harvey continues to bring a group of Mayne Island kids and their exciting adventures to readers 12 years old and over. You can find them at our library and at Miners Bay Books whenever you’re on Mayne Island, or go to https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/93378 for an e-book.
Sally Ireland Sally’s first novel “Fox’s Nose” was greeted with many kudos from the critics. It’s a great read. Published by Cormorant Books, Dunvegan, Ontario. Available at Miner’s Bay Books. 250-539-3112.
Terrill Welch – Photographer Terrill Welch is a Mayne Island nature photographer showcasing the beautiful, mysterious and rugged southwest coast of Canada.
Quasimodo Pottery Offering a versatile line of functional & decorative stoneware: “oven to table” cookware and stylish dinner ware and serving dishes, and … our unique collection of whimsical character decanters and goblets.
Wayne Thomas Native Carvings Wayne works in wood and in silver. He has exhibited his work in galleries in the Gulf Islands and in Victoria. His works have travelled to many parts of Canada and to other countries: Australia, Japan, Ireland and Europe.
Gail Noonan of Cartoonan Films makes engaging short animations on everything from body image, menopause, square dancing to lost mittens.
Jaiya Firedance – Songs for Winter Solstice Jaiya’s sound is a rich blend of Celtic, Early Music, Jazz and Worldbeat influences. Soaring vocal harmonies, lyric harp and haunting penny whistle combine with the earthy tones of accordion and drums to bring us music that speaks of the land and its seasons.