Tag Archives: Calgary

About as bad as it gets.


  It has been snowing since yesterday and the snow has to go somewhere.

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Chinatown-Scrapbooked


I scrap-booked four  12″ x 12″ pages using photos of China Town, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. My inspiration for the first page was Gold and Black card from a Stamping and Paper-craft magazine. The other pages were  “China” from the book “Deluxe … Continue reading

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Tree Squirrels.


Sunbathing. “If a gray squirrel’s tail has stripes it means that the squirrel is still adolescent, adult gray squirrels don’t have stripes.” – Black mouth cur “Sciurus carolinensis, common name eastern gray squirrel or grey squirrel depending on region, is … Continue reading

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Crows.


Crows in our Crab-apple tree, on our lawn, in the street and on the roofs. They moved down the street, from one crab apple tree to the next, damaging the crop, stripping the tree almost bare. These guys got way … Continue reading

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Black Squirrels.


Two Black Tree squirrels have moved into our backyard, they are quite skittish and move very fast. The other  Brown Tree Squirrels are also still around. “Calgary is home to three species of tree squirrels, but it’s the Eastern Grey Squirrel that’s … Continue reading

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Oops!


These photos of squirrels running along the fence, were taken in our backyard from our deck. “Sciurus carolinensis, common name eastern gray squirrel or grey squirrel depending on region, is a tree squirrel in the genus Sciurus. It is native … Continue reading

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China Town, Calgary.


Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre (Chinatown) (Downtown) “One of the largest cultural centers in Canada. Within, the centre features an art gallery, a museum and several businesses. The building also boasts a central dome, the Hall of Prayers, which was designed … Continue reading

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Calgary Zoo.


I created four scrapbook pages of 12″ x 12″ in August 2015. The photos were taken at the Calgary Zoo. Some of the supplies I used were a gift from a friend 😉 Patterned Paper “Natural Animal” by “Recollections Signature”, Zebra … Continue reading

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Summer in the city.


We attended Stampede Olga’s Masks and Stampede Bolly Flash Mob on a very hot summer day during the Calgary Stampede. Nikon © Both events were held on Stephens Avenue walk, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Nikon © The Calgary Tower. Taken with a Nikon D300 … Continue reading

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Stampede Olga’s Masks.


We attended this very professional event on a very hot 27 Degrees Celsius day in July. The masks were made by Olga Sem, the costumes were made by Marina Ortman and Kat Leto, with live music and elegant models. The … Continue reading

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