ABOUT lotus

House, 3 Bedrooms, 1 1/2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-6) rented nightly

About the owner

 May, is married with three grown children plus now three wonderful grandchildren. A self taught artist of over fifty years. She has lived all her life in the same area and wouldn't think of moving. Nature and living by the Bay of Fundy feeds her soul. She has been self employed for over twenty five years.
Opened the doors in 1999 to her business  which was her family homestead  and renovated it with help to make it more comfortable for her guests. Operating and owning the business and gallery for the last twenty three years and meeting all the different guests from all over the world makes it stay fresh and fun. She is  always wondering where the next couple is coming from.
Being an artist for over fifty years has been her biggest pleasure and gives her an outlet to express herself and to relax with over the years. May, loves to paint pictures that people can relate to or that means something to a person for some reason of their own. May will do a lot of commission work for people of the area and also have sold countless numbers of paintings across Canada ,overseas and in the United States. Taking great pride in knowing that a little piece of herself is hanging all over the world. Places she may never get to herself.
May's other interests includes: cooking, music, animals, walks on the nearby beaches, watching a good show on TV. and ofcoarse family gatherings.  Every minute  spent with family is a treasure.
May, likes guests to feel at home in her home and hope that they take time to breathe and relax while in our slower pace of lifestyle here in this little rural area near the beautiful Bay of Fundy.
Mother always said "if you have something worth sharing , a person should share it with others". She took on this project in memory of her and her father.
Very proud to say that she is from Gardner Creek,  New Brunswick, Canada.
 

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Why the Owner Chose Gardner Creek, NB, Canada

My home was left to me from my parents and the location is so spectacular it made perfect sense to do this with the old farm house. High on a hill overlooking the beautiful Bay of Fundy, in a peaceful, caring community. The old farm house was designed so well to do something like this that it all worked out in the long run. A few new renovations in bathrooms, laundry,common areas and new kitchen updates made it work.
People love the space and quietness that it offers to them. I had one guest sitting out in the chairs on my veranda one morning meditating as the sun came up over the bay and he said he had not experienced another situation like this in his travels for a long time. That made me feel so good for him and the fact that I had decided to do this for others to enjoy. Big cities are great but sometimes you just need to get out of that noise and confusion and take time to breathe fresh air and have some space to roam around on with out bumping into others.