Miller Pope’s Vintage/Retro Art

Local Artist and author Miller Pope was born in South Carolina but spent most of his career during the “golden age of illustration” in the New York advertising and publishing arenas, after getting his start on the Marine Corps’ legendary Leatherneck magazine.

Miller studied figure drawing at the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C., at the Art Students League in New York City.

His works have appeared on novel covers and in major magazines. He was elected to the Society of Illustrators in 1957.

Miller (founder of The Winds Resort Beach Club) was recently the subject of a feature article in the January issue of Our State Magazine.

Miller Pope is making high quality Giclée prints of his original artwork available for sale on Islands-Art.com!

While priced as low as $8.00, all prints are titled digitally and reproduced as high quality Giclées.

To view all of Miller’s prints and/or purchase these prints click here!

The first series Miller has released were nature and beach scenes.

Other series now released include prints of his illustrations from his four pirate books and a selection of his retro/vintage art from the 1950s and 1960s.

Miller was recently the subject of a feature article in the January issue of Our State Magazine. [Read more...]

The Coastal Art Of Miller Pope

Local Artist and author Miller Pope is making high quality Giclée prints of his original artwork available for sale on Islands-Art.com!

While priced as low as $8.00, all prints are titled digitally and reproduced as high quality Giclées.

A light gray mat is also printed around the white area. All prints fit standard frame sizes found everywhere. Pricing is by frame size.

To view all of Miller’s prints and/or purchase these prints click here!

The first series Miller has released are nature and beach scenes.

Other series (to be released) include prints of his illustrations from his four pirate books and a selection of his retro/vintage art from the 19950s and 1960s.

Miller was recently the subject of a feature article in the January issue of Our State Magazine.

Miller Pope was born in South Carolina but spent most of his career during the “golden age of illustration” in the New York advertising and publishing arenas, after getting his start on the Marine Corps’ legendary Leatherneck magazine.

Miller studied figure drawing at the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C., at the Art Students League in New York City.

His works have appeared on novel covers and in major magazines. He was elected to the Society of Illustrators in 1957.

With his wife, Helen, he moved south in the 1970s and worked to develop The Winds Resort Beach Club and Sea Trail Plantation on the Southeastern North Carolina coast.

To view all of Miller Pope’s prints and/or purchase these prints click here!

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The History of Ocean Isle Beach

Local authors Fred R David and Vern J. Bender created this book with the hope that all residents and visitors to Ocean Isle Beach will enjoy reading about people, places, and happenings in this area over the past thousand years.

It was written to preserve and bring to life the history, character, and charm of Ocean Isle Beach. Their desire is for people of all ages to enjoy the rich history of this area, from the lives of Cape Fear Indians to the explorations of Verrazano.

This book illustrates and describes the exploits of Ocean Isle Beach pirates, the rise of large plantations, our Revolutionary War fighters, the salt mills, the dueling matches, the Civil War wrecks, the Prohibition years of Ocean Isle Beach liquor smuggling, the 1920’s Ocean Isle Beach dance hall, the World War II shipwrecks here, the hard work of Mr. Odell Williamson (founder of Ocean Isle Beach), and the town’s public servant individuals today. [Read more...]

Insider’s Guide to NC’s South Coast & Wilmington

If you want to know what the locals know, the Insider’s Guide is for you.

Written by longtime locals and true insiders who offer personal and practical perspectives that readers trust.

The Insider’s Guide to NC’s Southern Coast & Wilmington takes you to the clean, quiet, family oriented beaches of North Carolina’s Southern Coast and introduces you to the intriguing city of Wilmington, including the historic downtown riverfront.

$15.99 Buy it at http://Islands-Art.com

15% to 20% Off Winds Discount Coupons!

Download free discount coupons good for 15% to 20% off already low off season room rates at The Winds Resort Beach Club on Ocean Isle Beach, NC!

Click here to download these valuable coupons that you can print right off of your computer.

The Winds is a small, intimate island resort ideal for vacations, romantic getaways, weddings, honeymoons, reunions, golf packages and excursions or small meetings, The Winds Resort Beach Club, on Ocean Isle Beach, NC, is more than just a beach resort hotel.

The Winds’ complex is a lush tropical paradise offering a variety of Ocean Isle beach rentals and vacation homes all with access to a host of free amenities including three pools (one indoor), bikes to explore the island and much more.

Oceanfront hotel rooms and 1, 2 and 3 bedroom suites (with kitchens) overlook palms, banana trees, hibiscus flowers and our breathtaking island beach. The Winds also offers 4, 5 and 6 bedroom Resort Cottages.

Free Hot Southern Breakfast Buffet each morning:
No one offers a free breakfast spread like The Winds Resort Beach Club! All guests can enjoy this buffet free with their stay.

With everything from eggs, breakfast meats, grits, potatoes, waffles, bagels and english muffins to fruit and hot and cold cereals.

This is just a partial list. We promise that you will not be walking away hungry.

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Golf Sizzler $61 per golfer!

bald_head_island-_golf_2_4291The Winds is doing it again with an incredible Golf Special!

All Inclusive - Package includes:

  • Lodging
  • Daily Hot Southern Breakfast Buffet
  • Daily Round of Golf On Great Courses (See list below)
  • Cart Fees
  • Greens Fees
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Rates based on 4 golfers in a 2 bedroom/2 bath suite, 8 golfers if a 4 bedroom/4 bath Resort House or 2 golfers in a one bedroom/one bath Deluxe Room or one bedroom suite (when available). [Read more...]

Christmas Parade/Tree Lighting

Thanksgiving is a great time to come to the beach anyway but the Saturday following Turkey Day is going to be a real blast as Ocean Isle celebrates Christmas in a big way! [Read more...]

Christmas Flotilla Party

Don’t miss this! Join in with property owners, locals and visitors on Saturday Nov 26th, 2011 to kick off the holiday season with the Flotilla and live music by Bailout!!!

We were bigger then Myrtle Beach and Wilmington last year and it just looks like it is getting bigger and better every year.

The Flotilla starts around 5 pm at Inlet View, travels down the intracoastal waterway and ends up at Sharky’s Waterfront Resaurant around 6:30 – 7 for the judging.

That’s when the party starts!! This is fun for the whole family! [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Getaway Special

Ready to try something different for the holidays this year? Bring your family to The Winds this Thanksgiving for a relaxing beach vacation. Escape from the humdrum of another year and come have fun in a tropical setting.

Valid Dates: 11/21/2011 – 11/28/2011
Arrival Days: Any day of week
Length of Stay: 3 nights min. / 7 nights max.

Stay 3 nights or more and receive 20% off your Thanksgiving vacation.

Offer not valid on existing reservations and may not be combined with other packages or offers.

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What’s Going On At The Winds/Ocean Isle Beach?;

There are lots of fun events, special vacation deals and golf specials in this week’s Winds Beach Club Newsletter. Keep tuned in for more upcoming events and discounted vacation deals and packages!

Take advantage of the seasonal vacation package deals in Ocean Isle Beach North Carolina, near Myrtle Beach South Carolina and Wilmington NC.

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