Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Other People's Art

"Sana's Spirit" in Nanaimo harbour

Sunset painting, Bernie and Erna's Place

Danish Seaside, Tove and Jim's

Danish Farm, Tove and Jim's

"Bliss" by Dick J Vandereyk at Bigg's Park Nanaimo

Garden Ornament at Jim and Tove's Place
Being interested in Art, on our travels around Vancouver Island we collected some of what was hanging on friend's walls, and outdoor art on boats and in parks and in gardens. Here are a few samples...

Monday, August 27, 2012


Middle Ages
Child Weaving

Woman making Shoes

Preparing Meat

Getting Ready for Battle

We attended a re-enactment of life in England in the Middle Ages, held as part of a summer festival in Fort Rod Park, Victoria BC. Canada. Here are a few images.

Sunday, August 26, 2012

Points of View

Family out for a stroll

Looking in different directions

Stroking the cat or giving a flower?

Our friend Agnes appreciating Mediaeval Painting at Fort Rod Park in Victoria

Our Breakfast Window at the Dutch Bed and Breakfast at Yellow Point.

Comparing Drinks? Danish porcelain at our Friend's house in Nanaimo
We all go through this world with differing points of view. Thank goodness we do, it leads to variety of perspective and the richness to life it brings. Here are a few photos from our trip to the west coast of Canada to illustrate this theme. We went on holiday for only a week but saw many new ways of life and looking at things!