• Pure Bonaire 2013 Photographic Essay

    For those visitors who made their annual pilgrimage to Bonaire in 2013, now there’s a photo book chronicling the year’s events of life on Bonaire.  Pure Bonaire 2013, a pictoral annual book, is now available for ordering.  The book focuses upon events on Bonaire in 2013–Karnival, Dia di Rincon, kiteboarding and windsurfing events, as well as the island’s flora and fauna and impressive nature and landscapes.

    This just released book is 131 pages with casewrap-hardcover binding, white interior paper (100# weight), full-color interior ink, white exterior paper (100# weight), full-color exterior ink, and measures 8.5” wide by 11” tall.  It’s the perfect memento for Bonaire aficionados who visited Bonaire in 2013.  The cost is $85.00 and it can be ordered individually or in small quantities online, and the book usually ships within five days of placing an order.  Click here to preview the book or to make a purchase.

  • Bonaire–The Island Time Forgot, a Photographic Journey Around Bonaire

    There is a new coffee table book just released entitled Bonaire:  The Island Time Forgot.  This pictorol essay highlights Bonaire’s nature, its landscapes, flora, and fauna, as well its history, culture, and annual events, and of course, Bonaire’s famous underwater marine life.

    This newly released book is 34 pages, in hardcover, with images in full color, and it measures 8.5” wide by 11” tall.  It’s the perfect gift for Bonaire aficionados to give to themselves, or as holiday gifts for any Bonaire lover!  The cost is $42.95 and it can be ordered individually or in small quantities online, and the book usually ships within five days of placing an order.  Click here to preview the book or to make a purchase.

  • Pure Bonaire 2014 Calendar

    The Pure Bonaire 2014 Calender features stunning photography encompassing a wide variety of life on Bonaire…….from its topside or underwater nature, to sports, and to the island’s culture and people.  By looking at this calendar every day, those who wish for more time on Bonaire can spend it vicariously through the colorful imagery of life on Bonaire.

    This premium calendar features 13.5” x 19” sized pages, coil binding, white interior paper (100# weight), and full-color interior ink.  Major events for the coming year are noted on the calendar.  It’s the perfect gift for Bonaire aficionados to give to themselves, or as holiday gifts for any Bonaire lover!  The cost of this deluxe calendar is $23.99 and it can be ordered individually or in small quantities online, and the calendar ships within five days of placing an order.  To preview the calendar or to make a purchase, visit http://bonaire.me/Za95(Source:  Bonaire Insider Reporter)

  • Kaminda di Arte 2012-2013

    Kaminda di Arte kick-off event is Saturday, November 17th between 3pm and 5pm at Boudoir Restaurant in the Royal Palm Galleries.

    Kaminda di Arte 2012/2013 starts on Sunday, November 18th. Participating artists will be opening their homes and/or studios between 11am and 4pm, every third Sunday of the month through March. Flyers with artists’ names and addresses are available at shops and major resorts around Bonaire. Participating artists are: Wolmoet Jansen, Alejandra Riquelme, Janis Huckaby Baillie, Ans Klein Heerenbrink, Fred v.d. Broek, Luz Aida Franco-Wesselius, Jose Smit, Henk Roozendaal, Alexandra Jansen, Helen Dovale, and Margreet Faassen-Pijpers.

  • Bonaire Art & Craft Market New Web Site

    Bonaire Art & Cruise Market introduces its new web site www.bonaireartandcraftmarket.com. They have a list of participants as well as their complete schedule for 2012 and 2013. As usual, they will continue be open for the high season cruise ship visits at Wilhelmina Plaza in downtown Kralendijk. In addition, they have a weekly Happy Hour event with Restaurant El Mundo on Friday evenings during the off season.⨪

  • JanArt Gallery

    JanArt Gallery – Fine Art of Bonaire – Art Supplies – Framing
    New location at Kaya Grandi 14

    Art classes and workshops will still be held at the Kaya Gloria 7 location.

    Contact: Janice Huckaby Baillie – JanArt Gallery – www.janartbonaire.com

  • Dutch Caribbean Art Diary 2011 – 10th edition

    Dutch Caribbean Art Diary 2011
    Dutch Caribbean Art Diary 2011

    The Dutch Caribbean Art Diary 2011 was presented by Bonaire’s Gezaghebber Thode on January 24, 2011.

    The agenda includes artworks from artists in the Dutch Caribbean, Aruba and Suriname. The artists from Bonaire are Ronald Verhoeven, Linda Richter, Jake Richter (not pictured), Jackie Bernabela, Janice Huckaby, and Henk Roozendaal.

    The cover is a milk chocolate brown vinyl for easy care. This 10th edition is a compact perfect bound book about 5×7”, with color prints of over 80 works of art.
    Special thank you for their support goes to: Prins Bernard Cultuurfonds, Mon Art Productions, and Kas di Arte.

  • Richter Art Calendar 2011

    The 2011 Richter Art Calendar is an art wall calendar featuring 12 images of Linda Richter’s oil paintings and Jake Richter’s digital paintings. Each month’s image is protected by a gloss varnish.

    Richter Art Calendar 2011
    Richter Art Calendar 2011

    Jake’s Images include:
    ~ Pelicans on Pilings
    ~ Glowing Orchid
    ~ Rincon Woman
    ~ Bonairean House
    ~ Spirit of Bonaire
    ~ Bee Getting Dusted

    Linda’s images include:
    ~ Prismatic Layers
    ~ Sunset Brandaris
    ~ Swept Along
    ~ Keel-billed Toucan
    ~ Macaws, Interrupted
    ~ Chogogo

    This year we have added two mini-calendars for January and February 2012 at the back of our calendar for future planning.

    The 2011 Richter Art Calendar sells for US$6.95 and will be available starting in November at the Richter Art Gallery on Bonaire. The calendar is available via the on-line shopping site at www.CaribbeanArt.com for those in North America and Holland.

  • Dutch Caribbean Art Diary 2010

    Dutch Caribbean Art Diary 2010
    Dutch Caribbean Art Diary 2010

    The Dutch Caribbean Art Diary 2010 was presented to Lt Governor of Bonaire, Glenn Thode on December 28, 2009.

    The agenda includes artworks from artists in the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba. The artists from Bonaire are Ronald Verhoeven, Jake and Linda Richter (not pictured), Jackie Bernabela, Janice Huckaby, and Henk Roozendaal. The Dutch Caribbean Art Diary 2010 can be purchased at Kas di Arte or call SKAL for more information 717-8868.

    The cover is red with silver imprint. 65 artists, 9th edition. 1250 copies.

    Photo from Extra Bonaire