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

STORIES IN STONE: St. Andrews Area Inukshuk

The word inuksuk means “something which acts for or performs the function of a person”. The word comes from the morphemes inuk (“person”) and -suk (“ersatz” or “substitute”). It is pronounced inutsukin Nunavik and the southern part of Baffin Island (see Inuit phonology for the linguistic reasons). In many of the central Nunavut dialects, it … Continue reading