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Magical beauty at Parksville’s Robert Held Art Glass gallery

  Magical.  That is the best word I can think of to describe the Robert Held Art Glass gallery in Parksville. We recently visited the huge Quonset hut that houses the Held gallery and glass-blowing operation and were flabbergasted at … Continue reading

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Nanaimo’s Artzi Stuff offers ‘100 Mile Diet for the Home’

  The 100 Mile Diet For Your Home.  Well, why not? With all the emphasis on buying local these days it seems a natural progression that we should be supporting local artists and artisans as well as food producers – … Continue reading

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