Michelle Darwin


I am a painter and storyteller. I am drawn to capturing the memories we have of our homes, gardens, and favourite places in paintings. For the past several years, I have been growing and harvesting natural colours from plants for use in fibre and craft on my small farm in rural Nova Scotia.

Painted Stories

I love to create hand-crafted paintings of houses, gardens, and remembered places to help capture and share our personal histories. Learn More

Vibrant Acres Colour Farm

I have learned so much about the beautiful colours that can be created from plants, and about growing and harvesting natural dyes for fibre & craft. Learn More