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Snowflake Season in Vancouver

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Sunday afternoon ‘Hot Rum’ yacht racers on English Bay facing drifting condition in mid-December.IMGP7598 All they need is an audience!

 

….while shoppers shop near Vancouver’s waterfront…never far from saltchuck, the city’s core is on a (dozen blocks deep) slim peninsula.

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Photo Challenge – Image Reflections!

Water lends itself to reflected images, while city and naturescapes reflect what we know, and what we don’t!

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More reflected images of city wallart opposite the ocean nearby…

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English Bay mallards are reflections of themselves…

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down on Denman at the corner of Beach Ave., a dozen or so jolly brass fellows are always merry!

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December Gold & Night Lights

‘December Gold’ captures a tug returning to False Creek moorage in downtown Vancouver; with a steel  sculpture on shore as backdrop, this boat looks to have reindeer antlers on the bridge.

December Gold at sunset - chug of the tug returning to dock in Vancouver.

December Gold at sunset – chug of the tug returning to dock in Vancouver.

December Gold at sunset – thud and chug – tug returning to dock in Vancouver.

Yaletown Vancouver - Strolling arm-in-arm as they walk down the cobbled walkway.

Yaletown Vancouver – Strolling arm-in-arm as they walk down the cobbled walkway.

Reflections of Yaletown in December

Reflections of Yaletown in December


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March: sun and rain days

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Mystery Flower on rock, Bloedel Conservatory

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Rainbow over the cityscape – Indoors or outdoors, March sun and rain days offer gorgeous Vancouver vistas near the shore.

 

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Rain or shine, the weather’s always fine in my house!


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January Blues art and music show, Deer Lake Gallery Burnaby BC, Jan 12th, so many great media make a feast for any blues music or art lover.

Blues Art – January’s Theme in Vancouver, in the Deer Lake Art Gallery artists and musicians created the coolest blue show to bring out creative ideas that include sculpture, ceramics and paintings, installations and video plus more mixed media all in blue! More blue art photos from the blue event…

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Singing painting and sculpting in blue notes Jan-Feb 2013

Opening event on January 12th-continuing to February 2And 2013.  Here are some favorite blue highlights of artwork I’m showing!

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BlueLeaf Swirl is mixed media, mostly acrylic and leaf collage on canvas.

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BlueMaple2 is part of my blue-framed images created with mixed media pastel based for the blue show.