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Artists View: Summer Wood

Who are you and what do you do?I am an artist and art teacher working at Somersfield Academy. I am interested in sea creatures of all sorts, micro and macro, plankton, predators, and the colour blue. I mostly make work in acrylic but I play with spray paint, and occasionally make block prints and silk screen.    How do you make your work?I make a huge mess, mix cups full of paint, destroy all my brushes and spread books and pictures out all over the floor. Good music is essential. I prefer to work in series. I usually make at lea...

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Ambulent Art

Many artists create a piece of art privately in their studio and then put it on display for the public to view and react to, and hopefully gain recognition and support from it. Very few actively engage the public first and create their art from ...

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Field Notes: The Surinam Cherry

The Surinam Cherry is another example of an introducted plant finding its new home entirely satisfactory to its growth and development, so much so that N. L. Britton regarded this plant as naturalized in Bermuda when he published “The Flora of...

Our Bermuda

Slideshow: The Year in Photos

In anticipation of the New Year, The Bermudian takes a look back at our favourite photos of 2015. From beautiful Bermuda homes in our Annual Building Design Awards to the talented men and women featured in our first ever Made in Bermuda Awards, ...

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Slideshow: Loving Winter!

We asked our readers on social media to send us their photos of loving winter in Bermuda. Here are our #lovewinterinbda favourites!   {gallery}LoveWinter:500:500::2{/gallery}

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Books, New and Notable

Moon Bermuda The fourth edition of Moon Bermuda, written by Bermudian Rosemary Jones and published by Avalon Travel of Berkeley, California, has been released.The 368-page, full-colour title—which has sold 20,000 guides or e-books since the fa...