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“Public Art – Colour Their World – Wading Pool Murals Aim To Inspire Wee Ones” – By Tatum Dooley – Spacing Magazine, Summer 2017, Page 17

‘…The idea that murals add a colourful element that enhances parks was echoed by artist HiMY SYeD: “Wading pools are only used for their intentional purpose a few hours out of the year.”‘ ‘The Labyrinths that HiMY has painted on wading pools scattered throughout Toronto add an element of play for children whether there is […]

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“Rainy day brings good luck right?” — Leigh Mitchell, Christie Pits Park Labyrinth

Rainy day brings good luck right? Today's weekly #netwalking at @shecosystem was totally inspiring. Discussions centred on getting out of our comfort zones with the question of "what leap would you take if nothing was holding you back?" Let us know in the comments below. #participation150 #activeforlife #shecosisters #womeninbiz . . . . #bloorcourt #koreatowntoronto […]

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“Traversing the Eglinton Park Labyrinth makes me Theseus for a day, right?” — Bob Georgiou

“Traversing the Eglinton Park labyrinth makes me Theseus for a day, right?” — Bob Georgiou (@ScenesFromACity)

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“Nestled in a thriving neighbourhood, Margaret Fairley Park has a popular wading pool feature with a small Labyrinth mural” — Gleaner News

“Nestled in a thriving neighbourhood, Margaret Fairley Park has a popular wading pool feature with a small Labyrinth mural.” This little park kept its “A” rating in 2016’s Annual Parks Survey conducted by The Annex Gleaner.

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“Toronto Labyrinths” Riverdale Park East – Morgan Yew (@weynagrom)

#torontolabyrinths A post shared by Morgan Yew (@weynagrom) on May 16, 2016 at 10:45am PDT The incline towards the centre appears removed and you’d never realize the three colour Labyrinth was never painted upon a flat surface. A Wonderful capture of my Labyrinth painted in the abandoned wading pool in Riverdale Park East.

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“New playground at Wadsworth Park in the background of a fresh HiMY SYeD Labyrinth” — Victor Ford and Associates

new playground at #wadsworthpark in the background of a fresh #himysyed labyrinth #parkTO #labyrinthTO A photo posted by Victor Ford & Assoc (@vfa_landscape) on May 13, 2016 at 12:56pm PDT

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Labyrinth Repainted inside Kensington Market’s Bellevue Square Park

Labyrinth Repainted in Kensington Market, Bellevue Square Park, Toronto, Saturday April 2 2016

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NEW Labyrinth with a unique 80 turn design created in Wadsworth Park

This new Labyrinth in the Wading Pool in Wadsworth Park is a Hit with Children and Parents alike. It is my most complicated design to date, with at least 80 unique turns along the path from front entrance all the way to the centre.

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“The Toronto wading pool design. Unsung. Concave concrete. One-third ellipse. Circle the drain. Christie Pits.” – Shawn Micallef

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“Labyrinth at Riverdale. Love it. Walk dog and pray.” — Kimmie Lynn B

Labyrinth at riverdale. Love it. Walk dog and pray. @robperry614 pic.twitter.com/FMDcOTYEmb — kimmielynnb (@kimmielynnb) April 23, 2015 Tonight my last Easter event was doing the prayer labyrinth with seven of my favourite people – a significant time. — Rob Perry (@robperry614) April 1, 2013

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“Labyrinth graffiti bomb hits our park. #Cabbagetown” — Kevin McLaughlin (@VoilaKevin)

Labyrinth graffiti bomb hits our park. #Cabbagetown #Toronto #the6IX
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“Didn’t realize the new wading pool at Northachers Park in Haller Lake was a Labyrinth! Will be back in warmer weather…” – Phil Nellis, Seattle

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“Labyrinth being painted on the wading pool in Withrow Park. Join us Saturday at 10:30 to celebrate the opening!” – Paula Fletcher

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Sunnyside Beach Stone Labyrinth, Thanksgiving Sunday

The Sir Casimir Gzowski Park wading pool was my second labyrinth stop on this Thanksgiving Sunday 2011. Having biked from Howard Junior Public School after experiencing their Species of The Humber Watershed playground labyrinth, I was en route to Butterfly Park just west of the Humber River. The original intention for the day was to […]

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Prairie Drive Park / Warden Woods Labyrinth as glimpsed through eastbound TTC subway train window

Growing up in Toronto, one invariably will travel the subway system. For years, just east of the Victoria Park station, I would spot this wading pool in the park officially known as Prairie Drive Park but most people think of it as the south end of Warden Woods. I always thought of the many thousands […]

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