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FAB Fall Boats at Granville Island!

Art & photos copyright © R.Hanna     art@artecodesign.ca

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Deerleap – luxury heritage and beauty afloat!

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Granville Island, 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: Elderly steam powered ‘Master’ moored at ‘the island’ during summer

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1938 reclaimed and lovingly rebuilt tug from Nanaimo & Ladysmith BC

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wooden ships of summer 2013

Ships of summers past – inspired by forest, engineered by artists,  wood takes to the sea in my  seasonal collection of beautiful watercraft, historic work and play vessels, some dating to the early 20th century. Next Post- tripping inland to 1800s and a Gold Rush past.

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– going by ferry to False Creek, Vancouver wooden boat festival , AugustImage

More False Creek water images –

 

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BC’s famed historic Steamship “Master”

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“Deerleap”visiting Vancouver from California and Oregon

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View of “Freedom” – with a few splashes of good luck on the ferry from seagull-sam!

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– from huge false creek ships to tiny one-person craft

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ImageFunctional art, musical instruments, furniture designs: all illustrate the diverse talents of their local and North American creators.

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– and the music of summer sounds sweet at Port Moody’s celebration of wood summer festival

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