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Anita Lawrence


Anita calls Gold River home and has raised four awesome kids along with her husband, Neil, of 32 years. She identifies as a potter, wife, and mother, and is currently operating Island Clayworks Studio and Gallery with Neil. Writing has been something she never liked in high school but it seems now she has an opinion on most things and wishes to share that or any information that someone might be looking for.  She hopes to start blogging soon at so stay tuned as there is always something to talk about in the art world or about the community of Gold River where she lives. Anita invites you to visit for the first time or as a returning guest to their gallery located at 500 Industrial Park Plc.
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Words by Anita Lawrence
Article photo by Dave Prothero
Gallery photos by Neil Lawrence
Sure, it’s the gateway to Nootka Sound. But for outdoor lovers, Gold River is a treasure in its own right.     For over a year, we’ve all...

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