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Renowned B.C. garden ejects U.S. couple for dressing in Victorian-era garb

They were told the period clothing was forbidden.
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Victoria-based artist Birgit Piskor pairs art and concrete

Victoria-based artist Birgit Piskor works from her sketches to create fluid, ethereal works of art out of concrete and fabric.

BC Home and Garden Show this weekend at BC Place

Get inspired for all things home related this weekend at the BC Home and Garden show and BC Place.

This weekend's hottest events

We're  loving this weekend's upcoming events. So many opportunities to see a unique side of Vancouver. We've got the chance to peruse through a musical forest, explore ...

Community gardens add beauty to streets of Vancouver

Over the past sixteen years, Green Streets, a project sponsored by the City of Vancouver, has been giving Vancouver residents the opportunity to sponsor a community garden in their neighbourhood,...

The Gift of Metaphor

With our thoughts, we make the world...