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The Church Comes Down

For hours in the hot sun.   Cut out stone.  Drag them away.   Chisel.  Chisel.  Chisel.  Create the shape.   I catch myself staring in to the bright sun.   797 more words

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Better know a Canadian functionary: the Dominion Sculptor

In 1936, the Department of Public Works hired on a full-time Dominion Sculptor to finish the enormous task of covering nearly every surface of the Parliament buildings with intricate designs of cultural, historical or scientific relevance to Canada. 94 more words

"So what happens if you mess up? Obviously there's no Command Z or Backspace button."

Me: “So what happens if you mess up? Obviously there’s no Command Z or Backspace button.”

Richard Kindersley: “You don’t mess up.”

All jokes side, I might become a stone carver.

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"So what happens if you mess up? Obviously there's no Command Z or Backspace button."

Me: “So what happens if you mess up? Obviously there’s no Command Z or Backspace button.”

Richard Kindersley: “You don’t mess up.”

All jokes side, I might become a stone carver.

133 more words
London 2014