Ex Nihilo Vineyard owners changing the trend: from helpless to hopeful

Ex Nihilo Vineyard. Photo by Janaia Hutzal

On Saturday Oct. 14, Ex Nihilo Vineyards, in Lake Country, B.C., held an auction during their annual Harvest Dinner that raised $7, 200 for the Canadian Red Cross B.C. Fire Fund.

That same night Ex Nihilo also unveiled an original painting to be auctioned by a local artist, Alex Fong, called Any Way the Wind Blows.

 Jeff Harder, one of the owners of the winery, says that a painting is a good way to get people talking, and be able to take home a keepsake to remember after making a donation.

“It is an interpretation of what was going on in our world,” Harder describes the painting. Continue reading “Ex Nihilo Vineyard owners changing the trend: from helpless to hopeful”