Emily Carr’s BC

Sneak Peek ~ Timeless Emily Carr

Posted by on Feb 16, 2021 in Blog, Books, Emily Carr | 0 comments

Here’s a quick preview of what you’ll find in this collection of Carr’s astute observations, covering the spectrum of her vibrant experiences with art, writing, nature, spirituality, life, and death.

Each carefully selected quotation is paired with notes on its source and context, and the book includes a brief biography to whet the appetite of those not yet familiar with the extraordinary life of one of Canada’s most passionate talents.

Timeless Emily Carr: Quotations for Life offers an enduring gift of inspiration and meaning, perfect for the creative in every one of us.

Pre-order now available.

Bookstores Pre-order

Posted by on Feb 13, 2021 in Blog, Books, Emily Carr | 0 comments

The 150th anniversary of Emily Carr’s birth is an ideal opportunity to highlight the wit and wisdom of this beloved artist and author who continues to inspire generation after generation as a relevant role model for our times.

Bookstores pre-order from Heritage Group Distribution.

Armchair Travel Alert

Posted by on Dec 14, 2020 in Blog, Emily Carr | 0 comments

For the travellers on your shopping list sidelined by COVID, this is the year to give the gift of armchair travel. Send them off to beautiful British Columbia with a bonus sidetrip through the life of Emily Carr. Select Vancouver Island, Northern BC & Haida Gwaii, South Coast to the Interior, or go for the whole Emily Carr’s BC Trilogy.

Pemberton Museum Emily Carr Presentation

Posted by on Nov 23, 2019 in BC Interior, Blog, Books, British Columbia, Canada, Emily Carr | 0 comments

UntitledHow to thank Niki Madigan, curator of the Pemberton Museum, for the effort that went into editing this video of the book tour talk I gave there on October 17 … This in addition to all the help that she and historically minded Pembertonians gave during the research phase of Emily Carr’s BC: Book Three: South Coast to the Interior. Perhaps a plug for this exceptional institution. If you’re ever in the area, don’t miss the opportunity to visit.

AUDAIN ART MUSEUM: October 19

Posted by on Oct 2, 2019 in Blog, Books, Emily Carr, Events, Sea to Sky | 0 comments

2019_10_02 Audain EventSo honoured to be part of this event at the Audain Art Museum for the Whistler Writers Festival on October 19.

“As a compliment to Whistler Writers Festival (Oct 17-20), the museum is hosting a day to launch new books that relate to the collection. Including Kiriko Watanabe, the AAM’s Gail & Stephen A. Jarislowsky curator and Carr, who will discuss the catalogue produced for ‘Emily Carr : Fresh Seeing – French Modernism and the West Coast’, Geoffrey Erickson AOCA, who will talk about the new book Eppich House II, The Story of an Arthur Erickson Masterwork and Laurie Carter, who will share her third book in a series ‘Emily Carr’s BC: South Coast to the Interior.”