Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Thanks for giving and sharing your thanksgiving


More and more walling friends from all over the world participate each year in our Canadian Thanksgiving dry stone festival.
To those of you who have made it a bit of a tradition now to attend these DSWAC festivals, I would like to again give my thanks. Your contributions are immensely appreciated.  Many of the projects we took on this year at our Festival of Stone would not have been completed and the whole energy of the festival would have been much diminished if those mentioned below (and many more)  had not made the sacrifice to come and participate. 
Thanks again to Chris Barclay and David Claman and Akira Inman and Andres Lemieux

To Scott Young and Danny Woodward and Matt Jones and Gavin Rose


And William B and Dan Breton and Bill and Jacqui Jeffers




To Jason


To the guys at Rubes who cooked such great meals


To Carlan Stants

To Thea Alvin and Mike

To Frank Anjo 



To Norman Haddow and Shona McLeod

To Mary and Maddy


To Sean Adcock and Brenda


And to Patrick McAfee

and to Peter Goulet , Evan Oxland, Margot Miller, Drummond, Joanne, Craig from Derusha, Brett, Eric, Karl, Dan, Shim, John B, Bruce, John Henry, Phil and Lee, Hilary, Ben, Tarik, Menno, Rebecca, Jordan and the many many other wonderful people who helped make this Thanksgiving a magical time.

1 comment:

  1. John,
    Thanks for organizing the spectacular 2012 event. I think everyone there enjoyed it and got a lot out of it. There was a lot of work done, great people, good food, entertainment and the colors of Autumn all around.

    I'd like to thank you and Mary, everyone involved in making it happen, our hosts, fellow instructors, fellow workers and friends, those who came anyway, neibhours, the public, musicians, cooks and the locals kindly involved with billeting.
    Thanks again,
    Pat McAfee

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