Author Archives: Tokeloshe.

About Tokeloshe.

Welcome and thank you for visiting. I have been happily married (sic) for 40 years, have one son, a loving daughter in law and three adorable grandsons. We have been in Canada for 20 years and are originally from South-Africa. My first language is Afrikaans. (Ek kan nog Afrikaans praat, lees en skryf.) I love doing mixed media, scrap-booking, blogging and playing on the computer, I am also interested in photography, genealogy, reading, hiking, camping, arts and crafts.

Steampunk Heart.


“The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller Close up. Canvas 9″x 12″ (23 cm x 30.5 cm) Close up. Steampunk Heart On YouTube View … Continue reading

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Paper Dolls.


paper doll noun Definition of paper doll: a paper or cardboard representation of a person usually in two dimensions for children to play with.

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Art gives me Wings.


“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso

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Cattle Dog.


“Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen.” – Orhan Pamuk (author, My Name Is Red)

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Mixed Media Steampunk Style.


“All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.” – Edgar Allan Poe

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The Road Home.


Three Valley Lake Chateau. “Nestled between the clear waters of Three Valley Lake and sheer cliffs of the Monashee Mountains, Three Valley Lake Chateau is an extraordinary Revelstoke resort destination.” – Three Valley Lake Chateau.

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Shuswap Lake Provincial Park.-2019


After we left Hazelmere, we camped for one night at Shuswap Lake Provincial Park in B.C. , Canada. We have camped there before, you can see the post here. Our site number was 51.

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Coastal Renaissance.


“The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.”  ― G.K. Chesterton

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Lost Lake Trail.


“The clearest way into the universe is through a forest wilderness.” ~ John Muir

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Elk Falls-2019


“Water is the most perfect traveler, because when it travels it becomes the path itself!’-  Mehmet Murat Ildan

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