The following artists have works for sale in the Bear River Area.

 Artist Studios


Sanford Studio of Fine Art
Original Seascape, Landscape Paintings in Oils & Acrylic; may be viewed at Flight of Fancy in Bear River
Or by contacting Ray by phone : 902 467-3367 or by
2793 Clementsvale Rd., Bear River East, NS, B0S 1B0

IMG_2102Rob Buckland-Nicks
Rob paints Birds of Canada on stone from the Nova Scotia shoreline. The stone being both the planet and his canvas, he paints the birds to appear to be just passing through like the rest of us…specks in time. Studio at Flight of Fancy 1869 Clementsvale Road, Bear River. Studio Hours: May-October: Monday to Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 11am-5pm.
November-December: Winter hours. Please contact. Phone: 902 467 4171 Email:

w-forest-nest1804-copy1Marilyn Preus – Silk Journey
One-of-a-kind wall hangings; some fabric paintings and bed quilts. No commissions.
Not wheel-chair accessible.  10 to 5 by chance or appointment.
81 Chute Road, Bear River, Phone: 467-3035

w-brian-1Brian Muszkie Art
Landscapes in oil and watercolor of of Nova Scotia, Maritime Provinces and Eastern Canada
106 Chute Road, Bear River Nova Scotia  B0S 1B0
Phone: 1-902-467-0116 Website:

flowers.little.sissiboo - 3Flora Doehler
Flora gardens and grows a vast array of plants and flowers as subjects for her paintings. Her work can be purchased in the village at Bear River Artworks Gallery, or from the Flight of Fancy or from her home studio by appointment.
Phone:  (902) 467-0553   967 Riverview Rd.  Bear River, NS
Website:   Email:

P1260549Larry Knox
Larry is a metal and lapidary artist who combines metal and gemstones for his one-of-a-kind pieces. His work can be purchased in the village at Bear River Artworks Gallery, or from the Flight of Fancy or from his home studio by appointment
Phone:  (902) 467-0553   967 Riverview Rd.  Bear River, NS
Website:     Email:

IMG_3640John Fowler – Bear River Bodger
Windsor chairs….straight from the log
Windsor chairs and other furniture, handbuilt to your specifications, using the methods and tools of the 18th Century.
Open by chance or appointment.
Phone: (902) 467-0939

jay2Jay Stone- Turned Timbers
Pieces are turned from local wood and are decorative and functional. “Wood turning is like a treasure hunt; you don’t know what it will produce until you get into it, and see it turning on the lathe.” At the Annapolis Market on Saturdays.  Jay’s home studio- 6684 Sissiboo Rd, Bear River. Open most days 10 am – 5 pm.  Phone: (902) 467-0337  Email:             TurnedTimbers

DSCN5566Cheryl Stone – Pulp Humour
Whimsical paper maché animal sculptures.
Follow the signs to my studio at 6684 Sissiboo Rd, Bear River. Open most days 10 am – 5 pm. Phone: (902) 467-0337
Cheryl Stone’s Pulp Humour facebook page

 image1Hans Katzur and Susanna Steinitz – Riverside Pottery
At Riverside Pottery, Hans Katzur and Susanna Steinitz collaborate to craft whimsical and functional stoneware, inspired by a love of nature and animals.  Pottery lines include hand painted children’s pottery as well as dragonfly and maritime motifs. Open daily from 10am-5pm. 66 River Road,Bear River. Tel: 902 245 1933. Email:  Facebook: Riverside Pottery-formerly Bluefin.


Karen Phillips Curran
working Canadian artist since 1974

Riverstones Studio
541 Riverview Rd, Bear River, NS
902 247-5141

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