Japanese Sakura Festival
April 7/8 2012
I spent a portion of Sunday morning @ VanDussen Gardens here in Vancouver celebrating
the Japanese Sakura Festival. By the way this link have a Haiku contest , and if your
interested in entering , just hop on over http://www.vcbf.ca/haiku/haiku-invitational-2012
This wonderful shakuhachi flute player was entertaining the crowd with
his beautiful meditative sounds, surrounded by nature, and also
while the calligrapher below was preparing her symbol. I purchased
one of his cd. It was so peaceful!
Stamping her finished work
What is a festival without food!
I won this painting! It's a symbol for "Spring".
I was very happy. I hung it up in my art area.
And what is a spring without magnolias!
In full bloom right now.
This picture was taken last year. A