June 2008

30 Jun

Week 10 – Peonies and art

The rest of my 52 weeks set on flickr. Sometimes it is a struggle to take a self portrait every week. Most of the time I don’t really feel like taking my own photo, and then there is the lack of inspiration… I really want to use this project as a means for producing a […]

27 Jun

Happy Friday

Five Good Things from the last two days: 1. Lemon meringue tarts from the Swiss bakery at 3rd and Quebec 2. Making dinner for two good friends, and making sure a third friend enjoyed a lemon tart after a stressful day. 3. Being one of the first thirty people to have lunch at the newly […]

26 Jun


I’m really looking forward to the upcoming show of collaborative works by Neal Nolan and Eben Bender. He’s one of my favorite Vancouver-based artists. The above shot is one of his most recent pieces (located on Pender Street), and he was also one of 150 Vancouver artists in last Saturday evening’s “Cheaper Show” in Gastown. […]

25 Jun

Camp Moomba Yogathon & Blissfest

In seventeen days I will be participating in the Camp Moomba Yogathon & Blissfest at UBC. The yogathon is a yearly event to raise money for children whose lives have been impacted by HIV/AIDS, and where participants do a whopping 108 minutes of yoga. The much needed funds raised from this event will help send […]

24 Jun

Weekly collage and Ruby Dog

RubyDog’s Art House, a collage and art supply store located on Main Street, has become one of my favorite places to shop for inspiring things to use in my work. Unfortunately the wonderful store is closing it’s doors this week. I will be very sad to see it go. Tomorrow is Ruby Dog’s last day […]

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