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Industrial Remnants

Old industrial buildings visually fascinate me and there was a period when they were all I drew for pleasure. Walking home on Saturday, along W 1st Ave, towards the Cambie St Bridge, from the BMO Theatre (stunning modern space) these two proved irresistible. The old Vancouver Mill structure top has a rusting patina and variety of signage -the next bottom is… Continue reading Industrial Remnants

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Residential Architecture

Exploring the residential streets south-west of the Canada Line King Edward Station, there is an eclectic mix of architecture, as in most Vancouver. This charming 1930s blue and white house is described by John Atkin as: Cape Cod/Federal Colonial. It  nestles in greenery. I like the fact that the addition on the left clearly reads clearly… Continue reading Residential Architecture