The unusual ice-cool tones of this chart appear like snow melting over a frozen lake. The fine detail invites the viewer to look closer and examine this south-west corner of British Colombia. It includes Washington State’s San Juan Islands of Lopez, Shaw and Orcas. The intricate cutting requires very methodical and attentive care. The result more than makes up for the long hours of fine craftwork.
Located on the Burrard Peninsula, Vancouver lies between Burrard Inlet to the north and the Fraser River to the south. The Strait of Georgia, to the west, is shielded from the Pacific Island by Vancouver Island. Vancouver is consistently named as one of the world’s top 10 cities to live in.
- Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
- Chart: Admiralty, UKHO, colour
- Surround lighting: No
- Frame: White, 600*500mm