Charles van Sandwyk reads Fairies Christmas

Charles van Sandwyk reads Fairies Christmas

Charles van Sandwyk offers his generous heart and voice, with a special presentation of his reading Fairies Christmas. This is not a generally available recording, but rather was done for a local school, and Charles offered to share it with the Salish Sea Market community. Thank you Charles!
December 19, 2020 — Sarah Clark
Meet the amazing Sue Pyper and her work-n-progress!

Meet the amazing Sue Pyper and her work-n-progress!

Having a chance to see Sue Pyper's work in person is an extraordinary experience, because her technique is so incredibly detailed. Here's a little more information about what Sue does, and how she does it! I encourage you to grab a cup of tea and watch the short videos!
December 03, 2020 — Sarah Clark
Meet Janine & Brett Sibley of Freebird Letterpress

Meet Janine & Brett Sibley of Freebird Letterpress

New to the Salish Sea Market, Janine and Brett Sibley have brought back the art of letterpress printing right to Bowser!
November 04, 2020 — Sarah Clark
Mike Yip has a new book!

Mike Yip has a new book!

Mike Yip is known all around Vancouver Island for his stunning bird photography. He is passionate about sharing what he sees and what he knows, so he has put together Volume 4 of his bird images ... this time with some "technical" data on each bird.
October 08, 2020 — Sarah Clark
Meet Alex McLeod

Meet Alex McLeod

We are so fortunate at the Salish Sea Market to witness how much this community offers to its residents. The story of Alex McLeod is one story that warms all the parts of your heart!
October 01, 2020 — Sarah Clark
Our Artists Continue to Shine in the Community!

Our Artists Continue to Shine in the Community!

Janet McDonald, Esther Sample and Joshua Hansen are giving back to protect our natural world.
September 14, 2020 — Sarah Clark
Let us introduce you to some of our newer faces at the market ...

Let us introduce you to some of our newer faces at the market ...

Every week the market grows with new artists ... here are a few of our "new arrivals."
September 03, 2020 — Sarah Clark
The truth is ... Bowser is not named after a dog!

The truth is ... Bowser is not named after a dog!

There are always stories to tell, and unless someone writes them down, they are at risk of being lost. This was the motivation behind Lighthouse Country, a pict/oral history of Deep Bay, Bowser, Qualicum Bay and Horne Lake. Authored by Rita Levitz and Leah Willott
August 27, 2020 — Sarah Clark
Artist Dan Davies and his connection to Mountainaire Avian Rescue Society (MARS)

Artist Dan Davies and his connection to Mountainaire Avian Rescue Society (MARS)

Dan Davies creates his beautiful driftwood collages to bring peace to his world and support for Mars Wildlife Rescue Society.
August 20, 2020 — Sarah Clark
Kevin Mackenzie has created a really big sculpture for the people of Quadra Island

Kevin Mackenzie has created a really big sculpture for the people of Quadra Island

Kevin Mackenzie, metal artist and resident of Quadra Island, decided to use his time and talent to give back to his community! And the results are amazing.
August 14, 2020 — Sarah Clark