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Been watching climbing comps lately and got to thinking about the good old days. A quick sketch of a possible corner piece for #drawingaugust #stainedglasspattern #stainedglass #rockclimbing
Been watching climbing comps lately and got to thinking about the good old days. A quick sketch of a possible corner piece for #drawingaugust #stainedglasspattern #stainedglass #rockclimbing
Missed a few days of #drawingaugust as we were away, but here’s a preliminary sketch of a pattern of Lacy Falls. #stainedglasspattern
Missed a few days of #drawingaugust as we were away, but here’s a preliminary sketch of a pattern of Lacy Falls. #stainedglasspattern
At Brooks Medieval Faire. These guys are nuts
At Brooks Medieval Faire. These guys are nuts
Day 10 of #drawingaugust A gargoyle #stainedglasspattern that needs some work but has potential a a creepy #suncatcher
Day 10 of #drawingaugust A gargoyle #stainedglasspattern that needs some work but has potential a a creepy #suncatcher
Since we are heading south this weekend, some hoodoos. #drawingaugust #stainedglasspattern
Since we are heading south this weekend, some hoodoos. #drawingaugust #stainedglasspattern
#internationalcatday #drawingaugust #stainedglasspattern - #3birds1stone
#internationalcatday #drawingaugust #stainedglasspattern –
#3birds1stone

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Looks a little better with a little more detail? #afraidtostop #afraidtogoon #drawingaugust
Looks a little better with a little more detail? #afraidtostop #afraidtogoon #drawingaugust

Triceratops. Needs work I think, but I like the pattern. #drawingaugust #dinosaurs #experiment
Triceratops. Needs work I think, but I like the pattern. #drawingaugust #dinosaurs #experiment

Day 6 of #drawingaugust This time I put a bit of effort into it. A drawing and #stained glass pattern! - #sailing #sailboats #suncatcher #pointalism #lotsofdots
Day 6 of #drawingaugust This time I put a bit of effort into it. A drawing and #stained glass pattern!

#sailing #sailboats #suncatcher #pointalism #lotsofdots

I’m thinking a corner piece for a window? #drawingaugust I think I could have fun with the glass for this one. - - #stainedglasspattern #birdwing #experiments
I’m thinking a corner piece for a window? #drawingaugust I think I could have fun with the glass for this one. –

#stainedglasspattern #birdwing #experiments

A strawberry suncatcher? #drawingaugust
A strawberry suncatcher? #drawingaugust

#drawingaugust Not making a stained glass pattern from this one. #gotdistracted #
#drawingaugust Not making a stained glass pattern from this one. #gotdistracted #

Day 2 of #drawingaugust — a stunningly-red Aquilegia encountered on Mound Island #columbine #imaginethecolours #broughtons #stainedglasspattern #aquilegiaformosa ##beautifulbc
Day 2 of #drawingaugust — a stunningly-red Aquilegia encountered on Mound Island
#columbine #imaginethecolours #broughtons #stainedglasspattern #aquilegiaformosa ##beautifulbc

It’s #drawingaugust I’m gonna try and combine working on my pathetic sketching skills and simplifying for potential #stainedglass patterns. Wish me luck.
It’s #drawingaugust I’m gonna try and combine working on my pathetic sketching skills and simplifying for potential #stainedglass patterns. Wish me luck.

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Trying for a T-Rex. Not sure I got him. #symmetryishard
Trying for a T-Rex. Not sure I got him. #symmetryishard
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Mini feathers...just because they make me happy.
Mini feathers…just because they make me happy.
I wonder what he’s got to be grumpy about? #owls #stainedglass #copperfoil #birds #birdart
I wonder what he’s got to be grumpy about?#owls #stainedglass #copperfoil #birds #birdart

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Today’s bunnies...
Today’s bunnies…
Another great handmade knife by my son—this time a lead came knife for #stainedglass #knifemaking #handmade #leadlight #leadknife
Another great handmade knife by my son—this time a lead came knife for #stainedglass
#knifemaking #handmade #leadlight #leadknife
I don’t know why I make these. They are a finicky pain that aren’t very solid. - -#butilikethem #trees #stainedglass
I don’t know why I make these. They are a finicky pain that aren’t very solid. –
-#butilikethem #trees #stainedglass
A modified copy of a piece that I just “sold.” And right at the last minute I out a tiny heat fracture in it. Grrrrrrrr! - - - - #stainedglass #tinyflaws #humpbackwhale #copperfoil
A modified copy of a piece that I just “sold.” And right at the last minute I out a tiny heat fracture in it. Grrrrrrrr!




#stainedglass #tinyflaws #humpbackwhale #copperfoil

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Absolutely no whining allowed. #glorious #ivebeenwaiting #perfectweather
Absolutely no whining allowed. #glorious #ivebeenwaiting #perfectweather
Sigh. Just a few short weeks ago. Lacy Falls in the Broughtons. @nanaimoyachtcharters #sailing #sailboatselfies #charters #cruisingpnw #boating #beautifulbc #pnw #waterfalls
Sigh. Just a few short weeks ago. Lacy Falls in the Broughtons.@nanaimoyachtcharters #sailing
#sailboatselfies #charters #cruisingpnw #boating #beautifulbc #pnw #waterfalls

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First time ina Turbo Beaver the upgraded model of DeHavilland’s iconic Beaver. A great way to get from @nanaimoyachtcharters to #yvr #sailing #pnw #charter #cruising #classicplanes
First time ina Turbo Beaver the upgraded model of DeHavilland’s iconic Beaver. A great way to get from @nanaimoyachtcharters to #yvr
#sailing #pnw #charter #cruising #classicplanes

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Crossing the Strait in what Environment Canada predicted was 10-15 knots. Hah!Crossing the Strait in what Environment Canada predicted was 10-15 knots. Hah!Grey day in Secret Cove. Anchored in the south arm for the first time since we were here with C and R Shack.Grey day in Secret Cove. Anchored in the south arm for the first time since we were here with C and R Shack.Things you do t want wrapped around your keel in the middle of the Strait of Georgia. #lineforsaleThings you do t want wrapped around your keel in the middle of the Strait of Georgia. #lineforsaleHumpback count is up to an even dozen. And that doesn’t include Minkes, porpoises and dolphins. - - - - #humpbackwhale #pnw #sealife @nanaimoyachtcharters #cruising #sailing #boatchartersHumpback count is up to an even dozen. And that doesn’t include Minkes, porpoises and dolphins. –

#humpbackwhale #pnw #sealife @nanaimoyachtcharters #cruising #sailing #boatchartersI just can’t resist a colourful fungi!I just can’t resist a colourful fungi!Morning in Von Donop Inlet. - - - #atanchor #itsthelife #cruising #pnw #beautifulbcMorning in Von Donop Inlet. –


#atanchor #itsthelife #cruising #pnw #beautifulbcTied up at Shoal Bay. Never been here before but will definitely be back!Tied up at Shoal Bay. Never been here before but will definitely be back!

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About to check out the U’mista Cultural Centre in Alert Bay. Stunning returned Kwakwaka’wakw artifactsAbout to check out the U’mista Cultural Centre in Alert Bay. Stunning returned Kwakwaka’wakw artifactsWhales. Huh. Now you see them, now you don’t. But trust me, he’s there...somewhere.Whales. Huh. Now you see them, now you don’t. But trust me, he’s there…somewhere.Exploring Mound Island and environs.Exploring Mound Island and environs.Sun showers, rainbows and humpbacks ... a good first day in the Broughtons. - - - @nanaimoyachtcharters #pnw #sailing #cruising #beautifulbcSun showers, rainbows and humpbacks … a good first day in the Broughtons.

@nanaimoyachtcharters #pnw #sailing #cruising #beautifulbcPort Harvey. Rainy but who cares...we are back in the Broughtons!Port Harvey. Rainy but who cares…we are back in the Broughtons!Tied up at Blind Channel. First docking this year!Tied up at Blind Channel. First docking this year!The calm after the storm. Gowland Harbour across from Campbell River. It was blowing 30+last night when we pulled in.The calm after the storm. Gowland Harbour across from Campbell River. It was blowing 30+last night when we pulled in.

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Running down wind in 25 knots and surfing down the waves. Woohoo!Running down wind in 25 knots and surfing down the waves. Woohoo!A nice downwind sail in 10 knots. Heading north!A nice downwind sail in 10 knots. Heading north!Home Sweet Home. At least for a while...Home Sweet Home. At least for a while…Guess who’s going sailing?Guess who’s going sailing?