My Markings – The Art of Gladwyn K. Bush
$ 45.00 SOLD OUT! ON ORDER.
The definitive album of the “markings” of Cayman’s own Visionary Intuitive Artist, the beloved “Miss Lassie”. This beautiful hardcover book is filled with high quality colour photographs of Miss Lassie’s extraordinary and one-of-a-kind works of art. A collector’s dream. Written by Henry Muttoo with Carl ‘Jerry’ Craig; edited by Dave Martins with photography by Patrick Broderick.
Downside Up & Time Longer Dan Rope – by Frank S. McField
$ 25.00 A MUST READ!
Two inspiring plays from one of Cayman’s foremost playwrights Dr. Frank McField. The two plays are situated within the Caribbean ethos providing us an unsentimental portrayal of many powerfully drawn characters as they deal with issues of the past and the path ahead. Hardcover. Edited by Henry Muttoo.
Radley Gourzong & The Happy Boys & “Aunt” Julia Hydes Double Disc Album
$ 20.00 A MUST HAVE!
Traditional Music of the Cayman Islands. Dual CD featuring Kitchen Dance Music by “Aunt” Julia Hydes and Radley Gourzong & the Happy Boys plus Cayman Quadrille.
Island Thoughts Poems of the Cayman Islands by Joy Brandon
A collection of charming poems about Cayman’s natural beauty and the author’s memories of every day life.
FOUNDATION Journal Vol.1 No. 1
$ 12.00 ON-SALE!
$ 12.00 SOLD OUT! RESTOCKING.
FOUNDATION Journal Vol. 2 No. 1&2
FOUNDATION Journal Vol. 4
$ 12.00 PRE ORDER NOW!
MIND'S EYE COLLECTORS CRYSTAL
$ 75.00 - THE PERFECT GIFT!
This stunning 4" glass crystal depicts Mind's Eye - The Visionary World of Gladwyn K. Bush (Miss Lassie) in all its detail. The one of a kind, laser-etched, limited edition glass crystal is exclusively available from CNCF and is a prefect keepsake or client gift to grace any desk or display cabinet.
Soundings – Selected Works of Bendel Hydes, 1989-2001
$ 15.00 STUNNING IMAGES!
The largest showing of Bendel’s work in his homeland is featured in this catalogue, and we are led to examine our origins, visions, and souls in ways that can range from wistful and introspective to uplifting. Every page displays high quality photographic images of stunning paintings created by Cayman’s leading artist. Essay written by Henry Muttoo. Published by the CNCF in collaboration with the National Gallery.
Smoke-Pot Days – by Will Jackson
$ 15.00 FOR EVERY LIBRARY.
Written in a naturally descriptive style, Will Jackson’s memoirs take us back to the Cayman of yesteryear. Through his stories, the reader becomes familiar with a life full of joys and challenges as Cayman struggled forward into prosperity. Illustrations by Bendel Hydes.
The Southwell Years 'Recollections of Caymanian Seamen and Those Who Served at Home'
A fascinating narrative of Cayman's history at sea, with supporting photographs and other memorabilia gathered from Caymanian seafaring families. Compiled by Consuelo Ebanks. Hardcover.
From the Horse's Mouth Stories of the history and development of Calypso by Hollis "Chalkdust" Liverpool, Ph.D.
An analysis of certain significant aspects in the development of the calypso and society as gleaned from personal communication with some outstanding calypsonians.
I Helped Save Miss Lassie’s House T-shirts
$ 15.00 ON-SALE!
Designed by our Artistic Director, Henry Muttoo, T-shirts are now available for a $15 donation. All proceeds go towards the preservation of Mind’s Eye Cayman’s unique cultural heritage site. For more information on Mind’s Eye click here
Grown From This Ground – by Leonard Dilbert
$ 10.00 A MUST HAVE.
Leonard Dilbert’s emerging voice has released concentric circles of sense/sensual memory specific to his culture and psyche, yet transcendentally reflective of the universal experience. This delightful collection of poetry is something to touch the core of the reader.
Eyeing de Word LOVE POEM FOR ETTYLENE by Leroy Clarke
$ 25.00 ON SALE NOW!
This soft cover book, signed by the artist, is an engaging and thought-provoking collection of poems and reproductions of Clarke's masterpieces that speak to nature, humanity and the tangible and intangible cultural heritage of Trinidad and Tobago.
Story Telling Rundown by Nasaria Suckoo-Chollette, Illustrations by Randy Chollette
$ 10.00 ON-SALE!
A delightful selection of short stories and poems about duppies, magical creatures and Caymanian adaptations of West African folktales.
$ 15.00 ON-SALE!
Designed by our Artistic Director, Henry Muttoo, A selection of T-shirts and tank tops are available for a $15 donation. All proceeds to towards Cayman’s International Storytelling Festival; GIMISTORY. For more information on GIMISTORY click here
GIMISTORY Hot and Cold Covered Mugs
$ 8.00 SOLD OUT!
Equally perfect for that hot cup of cocoa or for chilled swanky (brown sugar, water, lime or lemon juice), these GIMISTORY mugs come in red, blue or clear plastic and are printed with the original, one-of-a-kind storytelling festival illustration.
A Portfolio of Drawings by Caymanian Artist Ed Oliver
$ 40.00 ONE OF A KIND!
This beautiful hard cover book was inspired by Oliver’s travels around the world and the raw beauty of Grand Cayman. Mr. Ed records the people, landscapes, flora and fauna he encountered over several decades of his life in A Portfolio of Drawings. Mr. Ed and his wife Barbara laid the groundwork for visual artists of the Cayman Islands, having taught some of the first painting and drawing classes in Cayman when they arrived in the late ‘60s.
Nothing As Sweet - Classic Country & Western
$ 9.00 ON-SALE!
Instrumentals by Roy Bodden, Sean Henning, Blake Hurlstone, Rennie Connolly & Ralph Wimberly. Cassette tape covers of unforgettable tracks such as M. Robbins’ “Girl from Spanish Town”, Bob Nolan’s “Cool Water”, H. Williams, Sr.’s “There’s Nothing As Sweet As My Baby” and many more!
Justice On Tortugas: A Tale Depicting Old Cayman by Rose Curtin nee Bodden
$8.00 ON SALE!
Stories handed down from generation to generation about how Cayman was settled, including tales of visits from pirates who buried their treasures here. “You wil cry, you will laugh, and cry again, then wish for more.”
Stories My Grandfather Told Me by J.A. Roy Bodden
These uniquely Caymanian stories by educator and cultural historian J. A. Roy Bodden are “funny, entertaining, educational and, most importantly, nurturing.” Illustrated with black and white photographs of bygone days from the National Archive of the Cayman Islands.
PRAYER CANVASES EXHIBITION POSTER
$ 5.00 Donation
This 17"x27" glossy poster depicts 25 original paintings by Caymanian artist Gladwyn K. Bush, affectionately known as Miss Lassie. The poster was created to catalogue the 2012 exhibition Prayer Canvases held at the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands.