A Poem for Barry Colpitts

I arrived at my grandmother’s house in East Ship Harbour on July 6th, and the next day my sister and her boyfriend Matt went to interview a local resident for their film project. Barry Colpitts is a folk artist who lives in East Ship Harbour and makes all sorts of folk art pieces at his home, and he very kindly showed us around and told us about his work.

This is his house:

And a selection of his art:

Jos and Matt interviewing Barry on camera: