Tales of Adventure and Romance in the Arts
Fifty years ago a handful of painters and sculptors were able to make a living in the Maritimes.
Today, dozens of people earn their supper through their art.
There are several reasons for that, but most gallery owners agree it's the growing public appetite for local art.
Most artists will tell you this is NOT the way to get rich, but as Steven Freygood found out, there are some definite perks.
This week we hear the ups and downs of a life in the arts, as Steven shares the stories of some young professionals who prove that an artistic life can be the road to adventure - and romance.
Click here to see some of the artists' work