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Girls Got Gills

During the pandemic, the Lower Cape-based Gills Club wasn’t able to do in-person activities, but found a silver lining in virtual programming. With social media and online podcasts, they have reached a wider audience around the region, the nation, and the world. Now in its third season, the “Gills Talk” podcast features interviews with female shark scientists, sharing the scientists’ research and advice for young girls interested in sharks and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and...

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The Accidental Gardener

We’ve all done it. Whether as a couple, or among family, or even close friends. Someone will say, “When such and such happens (fill in the blank with your own personal milestone), we will do such and such (again, an empty slate for your own bucket list). For this couple who had spent their adult lives living in Manhattan, this conversation centered around where to retire. “We spent a few years doing extended vacations, you...
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Entrepreneurs of note

Join us in celebrating these local community-minded entrepreneurs as we learn more about their businesses & their positive impact on the Cape.

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Good Reads in LIFE: Get Ready to Get Organized!

Some of us remember being in grade school when the teacher would instruct us to do some creative writing—come up…

Photo Portfolio: Andrea Bunar

For photographer Andrea Bunar, her love of Cape Cod was the catalyst behind her transition from portraits to fine art and scenic photography.

Home Away From Home

Ready or not, summer is coming! Take a peek inside these Cape Cod homes that are available to rent if it’s a family gathering or a quiet escape you seek.

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Colorful History

Patrick Ahearn, Architect and E. J. Jaxtimer Builder, Inc. transform a historic home with a renovation that sets the stage for Trellis Home Design’s masterful color and design.

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Cape Cod Coastal

Laurie Gorelick Interiors creates a second home for a family who fell in love with the Cape during decades of family vacations.

The Art of Book Design

Polhemus Savery DaSilva applies the same vision, acumen, and unique talent usually reserved for their architectural designs, to a book that is an extension of their art.

When Life Gives You Lemons…

Interior designer Melanie Gowen helps a Nantucket family turn a negative to a positive with a reimagined pool house.

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Our feelings of support and gratitude for what the art community contributes to this unique landscape are deep. Therefore, all the content in this year's Cape Cod ART is available for everyone to read!

2023 Artist Profiles

Artist Profile: Alla Zbinovsky 

“I think I’ve always been a really visual person,” says Alla Zbinovsky. A self-described “potter and painter,” Zbinovsky is no…

Artist Profile: Odin K Smith

Chatham-based painter Odin Smith comes from a Cape Cod family of distinguished artists. Her grandparents, who met at the Chicago…

Artist Profiles: The Courage of Creativity

A true artist is not one who is inspired, but one who inspires others. ~ Salvadore Dali The following pages…

Artist Profile: Jackie Reeves

Jackie Reeves finds herself “working back to front on a canvas rather than left to right, top to bottom,” she…

Artist Profile: Joyce Utting Schutter

Born and raised New England native, now Sandwich local, Joyce Utting Schutter was born in Boston and grew up in…

Artist Profile: Arthur Egeli 

Thomas Wolfe said, “You can’t go home again,” and despite some intentional efforts, Provincetown artist, gallery owner and filmmaker Arthur…

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By King or Storm

Two Cape growers, Sandwich’s Bob King and Provincetown’s Stormy Mayo, share the straight scoop on growing magnificent Dahlias.

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Sea & Soil and Frost & Found

Two floral designers interpret their passion for flowers and the natural world with unique perspectives.

Blooming at the Water’s Edge

Landscape Designer Maria Hickey sets a seaside embankment ablaze with blooms!

Encompassed by Nature

Sudbury Design Group transforms a tranquil property on Fox Island in Osterville, a project that reflects the natural allure of this Cape gem.