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Thursday, March 06, 2008

Festival of the Sea, 2007

"Mermaids at Play"
East Beach Mural, White Rock, BC, Canada
in Celebration of the 58th Annual Festival of the Sea
Group work by local Artists, alphabetically:
Alicia M. Balogh Ballard - moi...

Nicci Lanthier Battilana

Joanna Bevis
click on pics to enlarg
=The blank canvas
=Day Three - working late
=Letting go... there is always something more to add...
Detail images bellow.
="Sheme" the Mermaid - I'm told she looks like me...

Seriously, what are the chances, hm!? he-he-he=


Some detail close-ups bellow... loved working on all of them!


= =
"Sarahmosa" (our fourth artist, absent due to injury),
lovingly symbolized resting on the sandbank
as the distant mermaid
with play-pal...

= == = = = == Some of the scrutiny...
=Darling octogenarian "Lolly" Upton,
the mural's biggest (known) vocal fan...
a little bit more bellow...
Original post August 2007


QUASAR9 said...

lol Angel Dust,
you been a busy mermaid
no wonder I haven't seen you much around the blogosphere

"Angeldust" said...

totally "under water" for months now... putting in 10-12 hour days

a lot of firsts!

appreciate you keeping in touch

Anonymous said...

slskenyon said...

I really like this mural--the colors are fantastic, but the image is the grabbing thing about it. The fact that she is pointin upward I really like--but what I like best of all is her figure. Here is a mermaid that could be any one of us--not just one of those ridiculous sylphs from Ralph Loren fragrance commercials--and she is beautiful.

Fabulous job. Absolutely fabulous

Tue Aug 21, 05:38:00 PM PDT

"Angeldust" said...

Thank you miss slskenyon!
Responded at MischiefAngel

Katie McKenna said...

Fabulous! So wondrously captivating!!! :) Thank you for sharing!

"Angeldust" said...

thank you dear Katie!

Rauf said...

oh dearest Angel, i don't like competetors, i AM your biggest fan.
So much colour, imagination and fantasy in one. that must be a real treat for those lucky ones who get to see the real one
all my love and hugs Angel

"Angeldust" said...

Raufie dearest...
You are by far my sweetest friend!
Bigest Fan?
Hmmmmm ?!
Now, THAT IS sooooooooo flattering I am blushing now... :)

Lots of love and hugs back to you Raufie

"Angeldust" said...

* Imported, as posts are no longer "actual", and in appreciation of comments received...

QUASAR9 said...
Angel Dust, I Love it
You know I have a thing for mermaids

Friday, August 10, 2007 10:07:00 AM

"Angeldust" said...
ehhhhh, Q. dear!

Mermaids... yeap!

It sounds that is thas been a delight - thus far - for the young and the young at heart...

Great feedback all day long - makes it all worth while.

Friday, August 10, 2007 10:36:00 PM

"Angeldust" said...

QUASAR9 said...
Waving & Swimming along
the sirens (mermaids) with their song

Saturday, August 11, 2007 11:12:00 AM

"Angeldust" said...
las sirenas.....
waving back

big day tomorrow
i think I am eady to let go!

Saturday, August 11, 2007 11:33:00 PM