Artist Robert Lyon has spent the past 3 decades influenced by the Tantramar Marshes and inspired by the birds that inhabit the landscape. His watercolours have been commissioned by Canadian Wildlife Service, Nature Conservancy of Canada, Wetlands for the Americas, Ducks Unlimited and Fundy National Park and can be found in many private collections.
He is also the author and illustrator of 9 books for children and has been the illustrator for 3 others. His studio is situated on the edge of the Tantramar Marshes in Sackville, New Brunswick.
Robert approaches nature with wide-eyed wonder and a deep fascination for the small and intimate moments that make up life.