Description Hawaii is the most recent of the 50 U.S. states (joined the Union on August 21, 1959), and is the only U.S. state made up entirely of islands. It is the northernmost island group in Polynesia, occupying most of an archipelago in the central Pacific Ocean.Hawaiis diverse natural scenery, warm tropical climate, abundance of public beaches, oceanic surroundings, and active volcanoes make it a popular destination for tourists, (wind) surfers, biologists, and volcanologists alike. Due to its mid-Pacific location, Hawaii has many North American and Asian influences along with its own vibrant native culture. Hawaii has over a million permanent residents along with many visitors and U.S. military personnel. Its capital is Honolulu on the island of Oahu.
Bruce Stanfield, Sudbury Member Since August 2013 Artist Statement NZ born Canadian Bruce Stanfield is a full-time artist, illustrator, photographer and textile/clothing designer. Majoring in photography/film at Wintech (NZ) Media Arts. Eclectic in nature, He has done a bit of everything, from a garage band in the 80’s, fashion photography to automobile customization, writing and everything in-between.