Christie claims crown has a nice pace to it so forgive me, I could not resist the grandiose statement. I also did not mislead you. The Grand prize at the 2013 Annual International show at the Federation of Canadian artists was awarded to the monochrome painting: “Hidden Jewels”. You will recall that I first wrote […]
documentary styled projects regarding specific subject matter which is approach in a story telling manner
Summer Collection 2013 event photos. Thank you to everyone who emailed photos of the Harmony Arts Festival and the Circle Craft Summer Market. If your image does not appear on this page, please feel free to email me at: [email protected] It was a perfect summer for the first Circle Craft Summer market which was held at the […]
Preparations are under way for tomorrow night’s opening at 6pm. Torrential rain and early morning Lion’s gate bridge traffic could not delay our delivery of works at the gallery this morning. Ekta ceramic and clay shields and sculptures are beautiful and I could not have chosen a better partner. Thank you for West Vancouver Community […]
Harmony Arts Festival. West Vancouver. 2- 5 August 2013 The August long hot (hopefully) weekend. Jury results are in and I will once again see you at the Harmony Arts Festival. I am not sure what theme to run this year but there will be a theme and I will let you know the moment […]
Until the end of January, when you visit the Art Rental and Sales operated by the Vancouver Art Gallery, you will see my new paintings on the walls! In addition, members are invited to attend my artists talk in the Rental and Sales showroom on the 27 November 2012 at 7pm. If you are planning […]
Every morning in Vancouver can be called “Morning Optimism”. This morning was a little more special though as it was a designated day off with plenty of adventures planned. The weather was perfect and the Vancouver look out beckoned. The day which progressed from this image brimmed over with excitement as we cycled every inch […]
From inception to completion, this painting flowed off the edge of my brush the way mercury dances across a surface. I am not sure if it was the fact that it is one of my favourite but not very often represented subjects or if it was the romance of the evening in question which […]
Cycling along the seawall towards English Bay amidst the thousands of weekend summer cyclist who have neither a fixed start nor a predetermined finished, just a sense of adventure. Sabrina the organised and planned, elegantly dressed and groomed, strapping her bag on her back ready to meander the unexpected. Bronzed and relaxed.
Iconic Vancouver Summer – the 2012 Harmony arts collection, is now available for you to view. Click on the image above to visit the thumbnails or come visit at booth 9, Ambelside Park, West Vancouver.
Henderson was hired at $200/month and was due to manage the new mill when it opened. The new contract was to be $2500 per annum but he was dismissed without notice. The courts awarded him $600 which was upheld at the Vancouver appeal.
Husband A filed for divorce on grounds of wife’s infidelity. They had separated over disagreements about the raising of their son and during the separation, the wife had had an affair with a lodger in her mother’s house.
Stoppes had applied for membership at Just Ladies Fitness, Metrotown and was denied based on his sex. The courts ruled against Stoppes as he was not adversely affected and no dignity had been lost.
An employee at Viterra had been dismissed for failing to attend work on numerous occasions. The employee had had an operation resulting in an absence and was having to deal with numerous problems with his son
Edith Brien had entered the men’s portion of the bar to sell socks. The proprietor had asked her to leave and had “handled” her in a way which was not proven but which may have led to her falling outside the door. Edith was looking for damages, the court ruled in favor of the Astoria.
Bacon and Scott were charged with conspiring with each other and with others to traffic cocaine. They were found guilty and Bacon was later sentenced to 12 years
Rogers had been denied a beer at the hotel as he was a negro. He sued for damages and won but the ruling was now being appealed and the appeal was allowed on the basis that the owner had the right to serve who he wanted.
Based on the advertised weights, Canadian Bakeries was accused of selling under weight bread. Evidence included a sample which was advertised as 32 ouces but was only 30 ounces.
Hughes had been convicted of selling alcohol to an Indian and was appealing the conviction as the person in question was a “quarter-breed”
Robert Pickton was tried and convicted for the murders of 6 women, he was charged in the deaths of 20 and confessed to the deaths of 49. He received life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Sherman had been arrested and convicted of possessing Morphine. During a raid a police officer had seen him throw something, which was later discovered to be the drug, at a closed window.
Mihalchan was appealing his conviction for possessing house breaking tools after he was discovered outside a garage, at night with his car running.
The Russia cement company bought Le Page which was a registered trade mark in the United States and England. A former employee of the original company created
Hamilton had been away and had instructed Forbes and Franklin to take offers on his Kitsilano property which they did, and they made a promise to sell at $1400
XY Inc had entered into a licencing agreement with IND for their intellectual rights and technology which allowed the splitting of X and Y chromosomes in Cow sperm.
Mclean’s husband, who was covered by an insurance policy against accidental death, had died in a plane crash while flying with Pacific Coastal Airlines.
Mills was detained as another tenant at the Miller Block was suspected of having small pox. The next day they diagnosed measles
Stobie Forlong Assets was entering bankruptcy and took action against a client for whom they had bought stocks.
What is on the go in the studio today? Work on the 5 24″ x 24″ canvas’ is almost complete. On the easel: the painting which is based on the archived image of the CPR depot during the sale of land in the Shaugnessy area. A recent article explained the influence which the Canadian Pacific […]
And so I begin. I enjoy story telling, have an interest in history and I am try to understand the myriad of worldviews and how they shape us. Beginning is a purely selfish act in that I hope that these past months of discomfort will finally vanish as I commit to exploring the idea of […]