My Blog

December Morning

Once a week, weather permitting, I load my bicycle on the #70 bus and head out to Sidney.  It takes a couple of hours (depending on how many stops along the way) to do the 35km return trip to James Bay on the Lochside Trail. This used to be a railway line and has been […]

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Windy Place

In May of 2009, I took a cruise to Alaska’s Inside Passage and enjoyed it so much, that I would do the trip all over again, given the opportunity. Starting in Vancouver, BC, the cruise ship visited the ports of Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, Haines and the Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska. Precipitation can be really […]

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The Big Apple

New York City is an artist’s dream and I wish I could go there every year and explore more of the city’s neighbourhoods, museums, galleries, theatres and stores. Not to mention the choices of places to eat, walks and ferry rides and experiencing the spontaneity and energy that are at the heart of the downtown […]

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Palm Desert 2009

Aside from the hot weather, there is an amazing art gallery in Palm Springs and sculptures that are a natural part of the landscaping on the boulevards, resorts and residences. This image is taken from the entrance to the Tourist Info where the tall, vertical sculptures are part of the desert landscaping. I stayed in […]

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Heritage Productions

I belong to a volunteer group in Victoria, that produces fashion shows, showcasing the beautiful fashions from the mid-1800’s to the 1950’s. Some costumes are reproductions, but others are authentic and each outfit has to be accessorized with the correct items for that era. Hence, it is a long task to put together the perfect […]

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Welcome to My Blog

Welcome to my new, updated website which now features a blog site. This will provide me with an opportunity to let you know what is happening within my realm of art activities. One of my interests is fashion and historical costumes, and I will now be abe to showcase some of the wonderful fashion shows […]

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