Posted on Aug 30, 2013 in Vancouver | 2 comments

Beach volleyball rec league at Spanish Banks

My photo of the Beach volleyball rec league at Spanish Banks was printed on the contents page of the Georgia Straight weekly. The original photo can be viewed large on my Flickr.

The Georgia Straight is Vancouver’s weekly events newspaper. I had uploaded some of my best beach volleyball shots to their Flickr group, and they asked me if they could buy one of them for their contents page. It was published in the Aug 8-15 edition.

Peter, the owner of New Leaf Editions printmaking studio, where I’ve been etching, said I should draw one of those volleyball scenes as an etching. But there’s no poem about beach volleyball. I must speak with the poet and see if he can come up with one ;-).

The beautiful summer I caught in my late July photo seems like a distant memory today: it’s August 30 and it’s pouring rain. But I am hopeful that September and October will still bring some good hiking and sketching weather.