Hiking out of Waipio Valley

Aloha and welcome to ManoManu Big Island Art Adventures. I’m Robin Worley,  a Fine Artist, Painter & Sculpture, Fashion Designer, Locavore Chef and Guide, and your host for this once in a lifetime adventure in quest of art in Hawai’i.     Robin Worley Artist – Fine Artist – Fashion Designer – Set Designer Gourmet Locavore Chef & Tour Guide

I am a collector of cultural and historic stories.  Having lived on the Big Island since 1977,  I know a few choice stories and a lot of the secret places you don’t find on the map.
Malama o ka Aina, respect for the land and local culture is my philosophy and if you are in agreement, I will introduce you to the gentle fun loving island artists and beautiful hidden places of Hawaii island.    


Under Hakalau Bridge. Photo credit: Lynne Rose

Use the form on the contact page to let me know a little bit about yourself. Are you an artist or art lover? What do you want to explore? I can help you manifest a fantastic custom designed tropical art-adventure that you will cherish forever. Scroll down and choose from the list below, or come up with some ideas on your own. 

As you see below, there are endless possibilities, so Let’s talk story! 

Ironwood Trees along the Puna Makai Coast
16″ x 20″ Oil on Canvas 2021

Each tour includes a gourmet locavore picnic lunch and yummy snacks.

Green Papaya Salad is an island favorite! Photo credit: Mary Strong

Fresh & Local Organic Vegan, Vegetarian, or Omnivore options available.        Some delicious food choices include: Fresh Island Fish, Locally grown organic fruits and veggies, Island eggs  (I make a legendary gluten free Quiche) and when avocados are in season, a mouthwatering Avocado-Cacao Vegan mousse that everyone wants the recipe for (and I share).

Lilikoi Starfruit Lemonade fresh from the garden

Filtered Hawaiian rainwater and fresh squeezed tropical juices served with some island style.














Homegrown and organic: farm fresh eggs, local yellow tomato, hearts of palm, hamakua mushrooms, sweet red pepper, manzanilla eggplant and puna goat farm feta cheese (gluten free) Quiche. Yum!

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Design the perfect tour from dozens of creative possibilities, including…..

  • Plein Air Painting 
  • Photography Excursions
  • Studio Tours & Classes with Painters, woodworkers, recycled materials artists, mosaic artists…
  • Gallery Tours
  • Exotic Woods in the Wild 
  • Beautiful Parks 
  • Historic Places 
  • Flower and Foliage Tours
  • Nature Hikes and Swimming 
  • Excursions to Waterfalls
  • Seasonal Whale Watching
  • Volcano Adventures 
  • Stargazing from the Mauna
  • Your own special idea 

Let me help you design a fantastic Big Island experience!


Personalized Full Day (average 6 to 8 hour) Tour for 2 persons

$250 (Your Car)  $400 (My Car) 

$120 per additional person 

Number of additional guests depends on vehicle size

10% discount for booking three or more tours in a row.

 Let’s talk Story!


Thanks for being here.