Artistry, whimsy, and ingenuity bring an Oak Bluffs home back to life.

Shelley Christiansen

"Look for a wolf tree and build it so it’ll move with the wind.”

Ali Berlow

When the Oak Bluffs fireworks end with the bursting of a pair of glittering, pyrotechnic palm trees this month, the Martha’s Vineyard Swing Band will begin to play on the porch of 93 Ocean Avenue. And John and Sharon Kelly will celebrate 29 years of summer living on the perimeter of Ocean Park.

Brooks Robards

The Franklins, who run Vineyard Photo, keep a project in motion at home.

Margaret Knight

When a house acquires a name on the Island, it’s a sign that a stranger has arrived, worked hard, sacrificed, and achieved something memorable.

Ali Berlow

A castle on the Lagoon.

Brooks Robards

Deep in the woods of Chilmark off Tabor House Road, the earthly and the ethereal meet in the timber-frame home of the Goff-Maidoff family.

Margaret Knight

Ask the experts your toughest home-owning questions.

Tom Dresser

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