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“Soaking up summer 😎” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Christie Pits Park – Toronto

In the now removed wading pool in Bellevue Square Park, I had painted the concentric circles of that Labyrinth in a wavy twisty style. The idea was to mimic the look of the Labyrinth under water, for when the wading pool was water-free, which was most of the year. It didn’t work out so well […]

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“Single file.” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Christie Pits Park – Toronto

Walking the perimeter of my Wading Pool Labyrinth in Christie Pits Park, Toronto… View this post on Instagram Single file. #nikon #nikon35mm #nikonphotography #nikond3200 #streetphotography #christiepits #toronto A post shared by Valerio Mastrella (@valeri0o) on Aug 10, 2019 at 11:56am PDT

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“😊💓🍉” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Christie Pits Park – Toronto

Before Wading Pool season began this year in Toronto, I repainted the faded arcs of my Labyrinth in Blue. Grateful with how my Christie Pits Wading Pool Labyrinth looks filled with water . . . View this post on Instagram Always have such a blast hanging out with this sassy little lady and her mama! […]

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“Come sail your ships 🛳 around me…” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Eglinton Park – Toronto

Ships hunh? Hmmm…. Has me wondering how well a remote control toy boat might navigate the Labyrinth in a Wading Pool filled with water? View this post on Instagram Come sail your ships 🛳 around me … More fun in the park #happychild #eglintonpark A post shared by Lhatse (@dzg4n) on Aug 5, 2019 at […]

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“이젠 아빠가 퇴근하기만을 기다리는 다니엘 시후. 아빤 이제 캠핑의자를 나무그늘에 놓고 앉아서 지켜본다.” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Eglinton Park – Toronto

Wading Pools double as Public Spaces where Toronto’s Little Ones can safely learn how to ride a bicycle, at their own pace, away from traffic. Akin to kids learning taking their first steps safely in water, before entering the shallow ends of larger public swimming pools. Wading Pools where I have painted Labyrinths, like this […]

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“생애 첫 자전거!!” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Eglinton Park – Toronto

Parents often use Toronto’s Wading Pools as training ground for bike ride training. The painted lines which define my Wading Pool Labyrinths often become Lanes which kids learn to navigate . . . View this post on Instagram 생애 첫 자전거!! 학수고대하던 자전거를 와이프가 조립하고, 내가 추가 조립 후 라이딩을 하고계신 데니엘 시후님!! #첫자전거 #에글링턴공원 […]

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Nature – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Sir Casimir Gzowski Park Playground – Sunnyside Beach – Toronto

When painting Labyrinths in Wading Pools, I do not consider my colour choices on what it will look like with the water filled in. Looking at this photo, has me rethinking that decision. It would be yet one more dimension to my use of Wading Pools as Labyrinth canvases . . . View this post […]

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“Ah o verão” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Sir Casimir Gzowski Park Playground – Sunnyside Beach – Toronto

View this post on Instagram Ah o verão… #campGhisi A post shared by Gaby no Canada (@gabynocanada) on Jul 24, 2019 at 3:30pm PDT View this post on Instagram Teve um bebê que amou brincar na água hoje! ❤️🌈 #campGhisi A post shared by Gaby no Canada (@gabynocanada) on Jul 24, 2019 at 7:26pm PDT

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Gil Meslin: “The various Labyrinths of HiMY SYeD have, collectively, kept my kids busy for many hours over the years.” – Earlscourt Park Labyrinth – Toronto

Gil, Honoured to hear my Labyrinths have become part of your kids’ childhood ! The various labyrinths of @HiMYSYeD have, collectively, kept my kids busy for many hours over the years. pic.twitter.com/8jmMq4aAE8 — Gil Meslin (@g_meslin) 24 July 2019

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Water Filled – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Sir Casimir Gzowski Park Playground – Sunnyside Beach – Toronto

Haven’t returned to Sir Casimir Gzowksi Park since I recently re-painted my Labyrinth in the Wading Pool. Wonderful to see how well the colours work with the wading pool filled with water ! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Dorota M Tara (@dorotatara) on Jul 23, 2019 at 2:46pm PDT View this […]

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“How many of Canadian kids knew the meanings of four colours wheel?” – Medicine Wheel Labyrinth – Wells Hill Park – Toronto / Tkaronto

First time seeing my Dish With One Spoon / Man In The Maze / Medicine Wheel Labyrinth filled with water. Looks even better than when I first imagined it in my mind’s eye four years ago . . . View this post on Instagram Before summer storm moves in, the pool for children is empty. […]

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“Criança cansada é criança feliz” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Sir Casimir Gzowski Park Playground – Sunnyside Beach – Toronto

My recent work in repainting the lines of my Labyrinth and adding aglets were worthwhile. The refreshed eight year old Labyrinth in the Wading Pool in Sir Casimir Gzowski Park Playground, Sunnyside Beach, Toronto . . . View this post on Instagram Não tem coisa mais certa do que água para entreter os pequenos. Ficamos […]

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“Sunday funday with Nana and Aunt Dee 😎” – Labyrinth – Wading Pool – Geary Avenue Parkette – Toronto

Sunday Funday on the Labyrinth I painted on the Wading Pool in Geary Avenue Parkette in West End Toronto . . . View this post on Instagram Sunday funday with Nana and Aunt Dee 😎#missolivialuna #summersun #sundayfunday A post shared by Ivana Bajde (@mamabearbajde) on Jul 14, 2019 at 12:50pm PDT

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“Sunday morning splash pad 🌊” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Eglinton Park – Toronto

View this post on Instagram sunday morning splash pad 🌊 @dj_mackeck @whosetoque @LeslieThorpeD @madison_chin A post shared by sarah thorpe (@rubbish.and.kitsch) on Jul 7, 2019 at 9:42am PDT

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“Stillboys Alphabet Soup” – Scarboro Labyrinth – Wading Pool – Prairie Drive Park – Scarborough – Toronto

Labyrinth I first painted on May 27 2007 upon the surface of the wading pool in Prairie Drive Park, Scarborough, is holding its colours fairly well . . . View this post on Instagram Stillboys Alphabet Soup A post shared by Lisa Smolkin (@lisasmolkin) on Jul 6, 2019 at 4:22pm PDT

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    Labyrinths are made on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples –

    Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish),

    Stó:lō and

    Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh)

    and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.

    Labyrinths are made in traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of

    the Kwantlen,

    the Katzie,

    the Semiahmoo

    and Tsawwassen First Nations.