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Carving on the Edge Festival : Many thanks to all the great people I met

2014/09/22

Thank you all,

Shore Pier Building Gallery

Shore Pier Building Gallery

Norma, thank you for welcoming me among the carvers of the west coast, allowing me to step inside your circle of inspired artists. A great gift.

Tide Woman and the Little Bandit

My creations: Tide Woman and the Little Bandit among others

Marika, thank you for letting me share the space with great carvers and artists from the edge of the world, and the snippet about opening presents.

Masks by Joe David and Marika Swan

Masks by Joe David and Marika Swan

Joe, many thanks for sharing such insights into your inspiration, illustrating with stories, well done, honor.

Wild Pacific Trail, Ucluelet, BC, Canada

Wild Pacific Trail, Ucluelet, BC, Canada

George, thank you for sharing yours and Henry’s stories and carving along as we chatted on the beach, how are those new tools working out?

Don't miss the beauty of the Wild Pacific Trail!

Don’t miss the beauty of the Wild Pacific Trail!

Qwaya, for speaking with me as an equal, and helping me understand some of the stories behind the carvings, behind the people. We will meet again.

Masks by Gordon Dick and Qwaya Sam

Masks by Gordon Dick and Qwaya Sam

Gordon, power behind your creations.

Tim Paul, Speaker, September 6th, 2014

Tim Paul, Speaker, September 6th, 2014

Robinson, for sharing his time and techniques, wonderful, and the joy of Cedar
Shore Pier Building, September 6th, 2014, Photo: Christopher Roy

Shore Pier Building, September 6th, 2014, Photo: Christopher Roy

Tim, but a brief handshake, I admire your work.
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Pacific at Florentia Bay

I hope to meet more of the “Group on the Edge” next year, or before,
See you then,
Francine
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One Comment
  1. Lee Stead permalink

    Congratulations Francine! I’ll be checking out your show Wednesday at lunch. Can’t wait to see it!

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