D is for Dale Chihuly

For this installment, let’s take a look at the stunning works of world renowned artist Dale Chihuly. The Chihuly Garden and Glass (CG&G), located next to the Space Needle and Museum of Pop Culture, is a must-visit for any art lover. Here is a small handful of the photos I took during my visit yesterday.

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A Return to Van Dusen

Guess who made any excuse to return to one of her favourite places in Vancouver and was back in the land of lush green beautiful gardens yesterday? Hint: ME!

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Van Dusen Botanical Garden

Growing up, my grandmother shared with me her love of plants and flowers. I remember making bookmarks with pressed flowers from her garden and will never forget the smell of the potpourri she made to fill little handmade sachets. So it’s really no surprise

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Giverny

I won’t pretend to be knowledgeable about art. I mean, I can tell the difference between impressionism, cubism and surrealism. But if you were to start discussing post-impressionism in great detail or ask for my opinion on baroque, I’d probably look for a polite excuse to escape before my eyes dried up and fell at […]

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