Rock Barra Retreat Beach Dunes and Grasses

The Waters & The Wild Workshops

Rock Barra Artist Retreat Co-op in partnership with The Island Nature Trust are presenting a series of workshops to appreciate nature through art.

“Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild.”

— W.B. Yeats

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The Waters & The Wild is a Canada 150 Project.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada / Nous reconnaissons l’appui financier du gouvernement du Canada.

Workshop Listings

All workshops are on Tuesdays from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Admission is free. Directions can be found at the bottom of this page.

There are currently no Canada 150 workshops scheduled.


Take highway #16 east from St Peter’s. When you enter the district of Rock Barra watch for Big Pond road on the left. Go down Big Pond Road for a kilometer. The Road turns sharply to the left. Do not go left. Continue straight and take the second driveway on the left #211. If you are traveling from Souris take the Souris Line Road to hwy #16, turn right, travel two kilometers and watch for the Big Pond Road going down to the shore.

For questions and additional information, email or text (902) 969-0367.