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North West Marine Arts and Design


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ART INSPIRED BY PACIFIC COAST SHIPS

IMGP8430ART OF SEAS, SHIPS, MARINERS AT WATERS EDGE. MARITIME HISTORY AND CONTEMPORARY OCEAN NEWS AT VANCOUVER MARITIME MUSEUM   http://vancouvermaritimemuseum.com/event/artist-talk-rosemary-hanna MARITIME ARTS AND PACIFIC COAST SAILING EXPERIENCE! IMGP8419

DISCOVERING ENDLESS INSPIRATION FROM WORKING WATERS, SAILORS AND WATERFRONT LIFE, INCLUDING STORMS AND SHORELINE PEOPLE! IMGP0232

SHIPS & OCEAN ARTS – NEAR VANCOUVER’S SALTWATER BRIDGES!IMGP0206

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SAILORS DREAM OF FAST SUMMER PASSAGES, UNDER TALL MASTS!

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SONGS OF THE SEA 2016!

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From loud crashing waves to gentlest evening waves, a repeated hush upon sandy shore. From peaceful murmurs, like miniature trumpets, of Barrow’s Goldeneye ducks, we love hanging out by the Pacific shores.NY DUSKcoming

goingBald eagles, our sentinels, high above Mr. Mallard’s trusting glance (no worries, it’s Vancouver, where urban eagles thrive); and husky diesels thrummings of Vancouver’s protective patrol ships. van port

Songs of our sentinels by the sea

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harbor patrol ships and high snowy peaks of the citynew snow harb police

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MARINE ART WORKSHOPS


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At Vancouver Maritime Museum

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Salt Mist Seasons: Marine Art of the BC 

Why is marine art fun and endlessly engaging?  Voyage aboard 1920s rum running vessel, MV Salt Mist (ex-Kagome) through images of her secret sea haunts 48*49’N.123*22’W-50°41’N.125°52’W. From a mariner-artist’s perspective, Rosemary explores ocean art themes from the SALT MIST exhibition, focusing on light and reflection, the essence of sea, ship, and shore!

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Salt Mist Seasons: Marine Art from 48°- 51° NORTH

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Coast Exhibit at Vancouver Maritime Museum – by a Mariner Artist  

ART, TEXT, PHOTOS by Rosemary HannaC11-1 Following M.V. SALT MIST’s coastal voyages of discovery: from Gulf Islands to Howe Sound & NORTH to BC’s Central Coast, Discovery Islands and beyond.

 

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Sun, Cold & Remembrance – West Vancouver and Upcoast

Art & photos copyright © R.Hanna

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Mamquam Channel, and below’November Maple’ shining brightly on Yaletown’s seawall, a really great photography spot Nov-Jan. Light, low angle, water, reflections and boat-and-folk traffic.

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How cold? in a kayak in Pacific on (-) freezing November 11th?

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Seagull Sam’s just passing by to see if we have any hand-outs, “my Mum is waiting over there in the water “…

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On Remembrance Day we paid respects under the chilly blue.

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Art Party til Nov.8 in Beautiful Deep Cove!

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“Chinese Roses” is one of my favorite original drawings of the exotic and delicate ‘Abutilon’ tree.

Vancouver and North Shore region artists offer helping creative hands and work. Beautiful mixed media works at Seymour Art Gallery’s annual party, proceeds support local arts. Deep Cove in N. Van, art meets stunning scenery (YES, even in the rain). Gallery website  http://www.seymourartgallery.com/2013/07/16/currentexhibition-4/

Below: Festive atrium at Opening Party….. exhibition until Nov. 8th

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Heritage Vessels!

Art & photos copyright © R.Hanna

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Deerleap – luxury heritage ship and beauty afloat!

IMGP6956-1Granville Island, is a unique charmed land surrounded by water and cityscapes, hosts amazing boat-building-arts-musical-food-craft events and much more. Check out the Wooden Boat Show, and eat while you rock!

BELOW: Classic steam-powered vessel ‘Master’ moored during summer

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BELOW: 1938 – a lovingly rebuilt tug from Nanaimo/ Ladysmith BC

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