Art

Summer Reading Made Easy

A Review of Kobo’s New Waterproof eReader: Aura H2O

There's a new kid in town giving style and sass to summer reading. Kobo's new Aura H2O is a fully waterproof eReader taking the stress out of reading by the dock, on a lilypad, or by the Muskoka shoreline. MuskokaStyle tested one recently; here's the verdict: Muskoka's summer 2016 heat has meant we not only ...

Muskoka’s Brush with Fame & Fashion

Fashion Artist & Instagram Star Michelle Vella Captures Supermodels, Design Icons, and Contemporary Lake Life in Muskoka

Diane von Furstenberg can make or break a fashion career. Just ask Michelle Vella, a fashion illustrator with sentimental ties to summers in Muskoka. The artist is experiencing skyrocketing Instagram fame thanks, in part, to… yes, the diva of the wrap dress, New York designer Diane von Furstenberg (DVF). From her summer studio — a ...

Endless Summer

Artist Margarethe Vanderpas Captures Water and Light in Paintings Full of Vivid Summer Colour
Summer Reflections by M Vanderpas

Summer never ends in a Vanderpas painting. The artist—on display now at the Muskoka Arts and Crafts Summer Show — captures the light, colour, and flow of lake water in a way that makes you feel you could step right into it. It may be autumn or a frigid day in February — no matter. With ...