Megan Follows (Anne Shirley) and Colleen Dewhurst (Marilla Cuthbert) did such an authentic job of portraying women at the beginning of the 20th century, you would never have guessed that both actresses really disliked wearing Victorian corsets under their dresses.
Sometimes the best way to experience the scenic beauty of a place like P.E.I isn’t through the clouded window of a tour bus or the closed-in atmosphere of a long car ride. Instead, cycling may be the most appropriate way to take in the sand dunes, forests and red clay roads under your tires. In the words of Katherine Brooke from Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel, if people, “want to know – not just believe that the world is round,” they may want to try this more organic traveling experience.
Capturing the essence of Canada’s scenic beauty is an art-form. One of the masters of capturing this essence is the Canadian illustrator James Hill, whose paintings and illustrations are featured on the Sullivan Boutique website. As with all art, it can only add to the painting when you know a little something about the one who made the brushstrokes. Here’s some more information about the famous illustrator James Hill (1930-2004).