Little Lunenburg

Mounted carving that portrays a seaside vista; part of Atlantic coast inspiration, lighthouse and boathouse series for Blackberry Gift Shop, Port Moody, BC, 2019.

Cottonwood bark from Northern BC, pyrography, acrylic paint

Size approx. 10" x 24"  bark is 1 1/2" thick

$125.00  @ The Club (101 Noons Creek Drive, Port Moody)

"Ever since visiting the East Coast I fell in love with the colourful, oceanside boathouses in the Maritime Provinces. This piece of cottonwood bark particularly lends itself to depicting a cove in the Atlantic. Carvers were discarding strips of bark that they thought were not useful... and I immediately saw the potential to capture a seaside vista. I have made four private commissions leading up to this creation. I plan to capture Mahone Bay next, a favorite place of mine - Mariners enjoy!"

Photos courtesy of Bev Bogdanow 

 © 2020 Laurie Jones-Canta - All rights deserved.

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