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Karen McKinnon

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Starting in photojournalism, Karen is now a  photographer of people, either with travel photography, weddings, portraits or commercial work, Karen is inspired by “connection”, fuelled by compassion and holds tight to  the belief that we all have more in common than we know.

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10

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Comox Valley Transition Society

Words by Anne Davis
Photos by Karen McKinnon
Making a difference for 30 years.     Comox Valley Transition Society started in 1987 with one employee and a small group of volunteers....

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6

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Growing Up In The Woods

Words By Heather Thomson
And Alix Wilson
Photos By Karen McKinnon
The technique of Métissage storytelling blends a child’s, an educator’s, and a historical point of view, for a holistic understanding of learning in the...

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6

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Art Alchemy

Words By Bobby Herron
Photos By Karen McKinnon
Artists in the Comox Valley create and cultivate a vibrant studio/gallery.     Not so long ago, before real estate prices in Vancouver...

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4

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Why Tea?

Words By Desiree Lyver
Photos By Karen McKinnon
Why not tea? Growing up on a farm on a Hornby Island farm with summers spent working on a commercial fish boat followed by serial years running through cut...

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4

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Necessary Balance: Lindsay Sterk

Interview By Ross Bodenmann
Photo By Karen McKinnon
The intrepid leader of the Pantuso Dance Studio is a professional dancer, singer and performer in his own right. As he balances growth and success with...

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3

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Comox Valley Uncorked

Words By Bevin Clempson
Photos By Karen McKinnon
Rolling down the Comox Valley Parkway in a white stretch limousine isn’t a regular occurrence in my every day. Enjoying a glass of wine is. Somehow, I found...

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2

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Volatile Combinations

Words By Ryan Parton
Photos By Karen McKinnon
What do you get when unruly people meet unruly bees? If Dave and Andrea Brimacombe, the creative geniuses behind Courtenay’s new Wayward Distillation House,...

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