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art on the street

July 21, 2013

Saturday was a perfect day for the Moss St. Paint-in

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in its 26th year it involved 180 artists and attracts thousands

it stretches down both sides of the street from the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria to the waterfront

a distance of 1.8  miles, 3.6 when you stroll down one side and back up the other

thankful for a cooling breeze off the ocean

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the bubble man –  lots of entertainment for the kids

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art for the adults

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pottery, too

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of course I couldn’t resist and this little blue cottage now resides in my garden

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 for textile people, a 3-dimensional  Hudson’s Bay Point blanket

history here

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organic veggies at the market

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 best hat of the day – and legs, too?

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  1. July 21, 2013 4:27 pm

    a grand festival, looks like so much fun. i wonder who will take up residence in the new garden house

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  2. lagriccia permalink
    July 21, 2013 10:05 pm

    What an entertaining occasion and how interesting the story of the Hudson’s Bay blanket is.

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    • July 21, 2013 10:42 pm

      Blandina – it’s a great day when the weather is good. the blankets are as Canadian as ice hockey!

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  3. July 23, 2013 2:10 am

    hat a fun day! the little cottage needs some mushroom stools to accommodate the little people.

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    • July 23, 2013 6:40 am

      Neki – the little house could spawn a whole new production line of miniature landscaping – but I’m resisting.

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