Barry Colpitts lives on the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia. He began carving in 1995. His subject matter includes penguins, birds, cats, mice, fish, pigs and roosters. Barry carves lots of mermaids, bird trees and interesting weather vanes. Barry's work can be found in galleries in Montreal, Toronto, Charlottetown, Calgary, Halifax and Lunenberg. His work has been featured on the Life Channel's "Weird Homes," "Saltscapes" magazine and other publications.