Photos taken and manipulated in phone camera. Stairs and lobby photographed at the old
Hotel Europe in Gastown. A very cool building - it's called a Flat Iron building with the whole
building shaped like a wedge or flat iron. It was built in 1909 and it
used to be a hotel. Now it's low income housing. The lobby still has
all the original marble stair and brass railings. The tile mosaic work
on the floor was absolutely gorgeous! Apparently, rumour has it that
these may be the haunts of two ghosts!
Brick wall was a photo of a really cool brick wall I saw in
It's August and the year is more than halfway over. Hubby has another two months to his retirement and I have another two years to go.
As a kid, August was a time of laziness for me. It was ok to lie on the cool grass for hours at a time and do nothing but watch the clouds go by. August was endless.
As an adult, August goes by way too fast. August is the other side of the year. The days feel shorter now. There always seems to be so much to do and so very little time to do everything. A two week vacation is gone in a blink of an eye. I feel like I'm running out of time.
August 2014 was done in Procreate, filters created in Glaze, with everything imported to Sketchclub to combine and final editing. Calendar insert is from here.