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West Coast style masks

The Apprenticeship years

When the student is ready, the master appears. Thanks Rick, Herb and Butch, for all that you have taught me. Wonderful years of learning, by copying the masters. 71 more words

Mask Carver

Butchart Totem

The Butchart totem stares
with multiple eyes unblinking
and forever onward as it rises
into a cloud-strewn Canadian sky

It oversees a camera-wielding
phalanx of tourists who swarm… 16 more words


WTF?! Ducky

Ducky gave us a “what the f**k?!!” moment last night — and repeated it earlier this morning — that I’d like to share with y’all and see what you think. 346 more words


In Loving Memory: Linda Lee's Family Add Cross At Sacred Indian Burial Ground!

Losing a parent is never easy and losing a sibling, especially a younger one is even harder to bear. It was 5 years ago this week that my family lost our Dad “ 434 more words


Spirit in the sky

Found these beautiful totem poles right next to the Vancouver Aquarium in Stanley Park. A great way to spend a sunny afternoon in Vancouver, Canada!