Tides Institute Presents England to America: Artist Residency and Prominent Panel Discussion on Public Art

Presenting the work of the Parish Maps Project, initiated in the late 1980s by the organization, Common Ground, of England, [http://www.commonground.org.uk] the Tides Institute and Museum of Art, located in Eastport, Maine, will host Common Ground co-founder, Sue Clifford, in … Continue reading

ROCK ART: Highway Inukshuk

There’s something comforting about the inukshuk (or inuksuk if you prefer) that can be seen along all of our highways. Slideshow. Wait or click to advance Have you got a favorite or some other story in stone like a carving … Continue reading

COMMUNITY: The Commons – Nine women who took charge and work to develop Eastport, ME

There are a number of good things happening in the City of Eastport, Maine, including several that are being driven by 9 progressive women from the area. Together they have developed properties and businesses that are surviving the test of time. … Continue reading

STOCK IMAGES: We are proud to announce our affiliation with Adobe Fotolia

We are proud to announce our affiliation with Adobe Fotolia where we will be presenting our high quality photographs and illustrations. While we are working on this, we can now offer you 53 Million Royalty-Free Images, Vectors and Videos. Try a … Continue reading

Paint Campobello this summer.

Join plein air landscape painter Michael Chesley Johnson for small-size outdoor painting workshops and painting retreats on Campobello Island, New Brunswick, July-September 2013. Looking for a small workshop? Paint Campobello plein air painting workshops are limited typically to only 4 students. You’ll get much … Continue reading

BIRDS: Great Horned Owl – The Grand Duke

Christmas is for the Birds!!! Grand Duke by Art MacKay Available framed or as a poster at Imagekind. Just click on the Grand Duke!   About the Great Horned Owl. Like most owls, Great Horned Owls make great use of … Continue reading

ROCK ART: Build a Rockery – A new way to enjoy building with shore stones.

While Inukshuk show up everywhere along our highways, I’ve only see 2 “rockeries” (A name I am proud to have invented!!), one on the shore at Charlottetown and the other at Indian Point in St. Andrews, NB.  The one on … Continue reading

Wonderful Fundy Birds: Bohemian Waxwing

I awoke this morning to a beautiful white wonderland of white fluffy snow. Poking through this blanket of white lace, the red fruit of our Japanese crabs stood out in stark contrast … as did the dozen or so Bohemian … Continue reading

FUNDY ART: Jarea Art in Coastal Living Magazine

Jarea Art Studio: Jarea Art in Coastal Living Magazine. At Jarea Art Studio, we love surprises – which is why we were so thrilled with the discovery that our little studio was included in a recent Coastal Living magazine feature. The article … Continue reading

ART MACKAY: Forging a new future … Art, Documents and more!

It’s amazing how far behind you can get when you work for a living! I retired 2 years ago in March and found that I had a ton of work to do to sell our house and downsize our accumulated … Continue reading

Rock Art: From a Master

Our recent post on Inukshuk resulted in this response from Rick Flanagan of Riverside-Albert: Here is a montage of a “rockery” several years in the making.. cheers  Rick Check his Facebook site for more impressive creations! … Continue reading