The White Rock Beach Gallery, The White Rock Pier & Waterfront Parking Lots are CLOSED

The White Rock Pier & Waterfront Parking Lots are CLOSED – STAY HOME. This only happened after people started petitions and took to social media.

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The White Rock Beach Gallery

Featuring the work of ARTographer Ric Wallace

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Social distancing is not a suggestion, it is an order issued by our Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry. It means:
🏑 staying home or inside
↔️ staying 2 metres apart outside your home
πŸ₯«limiting errands and appointments
πŸ‘ͺ No group gatherings
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#CovidBC #ProvinceofBC #BritishColumbia

 

The White Rock Pier & Waterfront Parking Lots are CLOSED – STAY HOME

The White Rock Pier & Waterfront Parking Lots are CLOSED – STAY HOME. This only happened after people started petitions and took to social media.

Coronavirus
UPDATE

 

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Framed Matted 12”x 24” Photo Prints at $250
No Shipping on Wall Art
Large PANO Print – PANO-03-00-001

These postcards were produced by ARTographer Ric Wallace. On December 20, 2018 the Storm of the Century battered the White Rock Beach waterfront breaking the pier into two, and an emergency air recuse was needed to lift a stranded man to safety at White Rock Beach, in BC, CANADA. No lives were lost in White Rock, but damage to the pier, boats, and waterfront was in the millions.

Storm of the Century Postcard Sets
$30 Set $40 Set $75 Set $100 Set $110 Set $150 Set
Certificate Of Authenticity Included With All Sets

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#Repost @governmentofbc 
・・・
Social distancing is not a suggestion, it is an order issued by our Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry. It means:
🏑 staying home or inside
↔️ staying 2 metres apart outside your home
πŸ₯«limiting errands and appointments
πŸ‘ͺ No group gatherings
.
#CovidBC #ProvinceofBC #BritishColumbia

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We have only 2 large CANVAS prints
1- 25β€³ x 49β€³ with frame and 1 – 30β€³ x 60β€³ (no frame)
left at $500 CASH / DEBIT
$525 Visa / MasterCard

FREE Delivery within the South Surrey / White Rock area.

WALL ART OF THE FAMOUS WHITE ROCK PIER & WHITE ROCK BEACH IN STOCK

These framed prints in this posting are in STOCK and ready to be picked up.  Stock is limited, Contact Ric Wallace @ 604-259-0105

Framed Matted 12”x 24” Photo Prints at $250

Large PANO Print – PANO-03-00-001

Mount-baker-Nov-06-2040-BLACK

We have only 2 large CANVAS prints
1- 25″ x 49″ with frame and 1 – 30″ x 60″ (no frame)
left at $600 CASH / DEBIT
$625 Visa / MasterCard

FREE Delivery within the South Surrey / White Rock area.


Now in stock 24”x 36” acrylic print $750 tax included pickup or delivery in White Rock & South Surrey.

Cash / Debit / MasterCard / Visa – Pay CASH get a FREE Greeting Card.
You MUST come to White Rock – NO SHIPPING.

Pay CASH & get a FREE GREETING CARD
(email or text receipt available)

We could meet at the beach or Tim Horton’s Semiahmoo Shopping Centre.

Framed Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints at $125 Framed Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints at $125 Framed Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints at $125 Framed Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints at $125 Framed Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints at $125 Framed Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints at $125 Framed Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints at $125 Framed Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints at $125

Framed Matted 14”x 14” Photo Prints at $125
Framed Matted 11”x 11” Photo Prints at $100
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Have a limited budget or want to frame yourself?

The photo prints are available separately in 2 sizes.

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Mini Pano Prints
4”x 12” Photo Prints @ $15
Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints @ 45
Framed Matted 8”x 16” Photo Prints @ $125
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Pano prints
6”x 18” Photo Prints @ $30
Matted 12”x 24” Photo Prints @ $90
Framed Matted 12”x 24” Photo Prints @ $250
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White Rock Pier Wall Art By ARTographer Ric Wallace

Now in stock 24”x 36” acrylic print $750 tax included pickup or delivery in White Rock & South Surrey.
December 20, 2018: During the Storm of the Century the skies opened up on the missing midsection of the 100+ year old White Rock Beach Pier in British Columbia, CANADA. No lives were lost in White Rock, but damage to the pier, boats, and waterfront was in the millions.
FREE set of 14 – Storm of the Century Postcards with Certificate Of Authenticity if you pay CASH. I can accept Visa or  MasterCard accepted but no free postcards.

  • Framed 6"x 8"prints $100

  • 6"x 8"photo prints $15

  • 8.5"x 11"photo prints $25

  • 13" x 19" photo prints $60

Telling White Rock’s Storm of the Century in Pictures and Postcards

Ric Wallace, Artographer & White Rock Beach resident
Tel: (604) 259-0105
VIRTUAL EDGE COMMUNICATIONS
PO Box 75214, RPO White Rock, Surrey BC V4A 0B1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Telling White Rock’s Storm of the Century in Pictures and Postcards

The historic and disastrous storm of the century on December 20, 2018 in White Rock, BC caused millions in damages but LUCKILY spared the lives of White Rock residents and visitors. As an east beach resident and participant in the Artist Walk program on the waterfront, Ric Wallace was seconds away from the action working on his computer. As the storm intensified, he could hear a loud BANG, BANG, BANG of the glass balcony canopy on a neighboring house, and with a camera always at the ready, he ventured out across Marine Drive to get a first-hand look.

While snapping pictures, Wallace tried unsuccessfully to protect his camera and lens from the salt spray and did something no professional photographer would do under normal circumstances: more than once he went into the washroom to dry his lens and camera with toilet paper and under the hand dryer. Venturing back out into the storm, he asked a stranger if she would mind if he used her back as a salt-spray shield, and he continued recording this historic happening as both stills and video. Suddenly another bystander shouted that the boats had come loose and were smashing into the pier.

 

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Wallace rushed west up Marine Drive – the promenade was too risky because of the high waves and debris littering the walkway. He captured on camera the sailboats smashing into White Rock’s landmark pier, acting as crowbars with the force of the waves and wind thrusting the vessels under and up through the pier, lifting the decking that gave the pier its strength. He also watched and recorded the successful rescue of the stranded visitor, who was cut off from the shore by the now missing midsection of the pier.

Knowing that many people would want a keepsake of this moment in history when White Rock’s over 100-year-old pier was destroyed by the Storm of the Century with a wind force likened to a Category 1 hurricane, Wallace has produced a selection of prints suitable for framing, and now has available postcard sets, time-stamped on the back indicating when the photograph was taken, showing the progression of the damage to the pier as well as the dramatic Coast Guard rescue. The waterfront restaurants Moby Dick’s Fish & Chips and Charlie Don’t SurfΒ  both have purchased photo enlargements to display on their walls to share this historic event with their customers for years to come.

Storm of the Century Postcard Sets
$30 Set $40 Set $75 Set $100 Set $110 Set $150 Set
Certificate Of Authenticity Included With All Sets

The collector postcards will be offered for sale as a set to share the story of the destruction of the midsection of the White Rock Beach pier. There is a 14-postcard pack of the Storm of the Century for $30 and another pack containing the 14 storm postcards plus an additional 10 postcards of the pier and beach in its glory for $40 (before Stormageddon 2018) . There are other collector packs listed online at WhiteRockBeach.ca, which are expected to become highly prized collector items as well.
The postcard sets will come with a Certificate of Authenticity which might make these cherished items for generations to come or investments to be sold online or at auctions in years to come. These postcard sets are for sale online at WhiteRockBeach.ca and WhiteRockPier.ca. They will also be available at the White Rock Beach Gallery (WhiteRockBeachGallery.com) on the west beach waterfront, weather permitting, or people can contact Ric Wallace directly (RICco.ca).

Ric Wallace has been made famous many times for recognizing when an opportunity comes knocking. The BANG BANG BANG he heard while he was working at his computer was the UNIVERSE KNOCKINGΒ LOUDLYΒ and telling him to get out and take some photos of this historic event. The universe also rewarded him for his efforts by telling him to register the domain WhiteRockPier.ca which had just become available Christmas morning December 25, 2018.

If climate change experts are correct in their predictions of rising sea levels and stronger storms in the future, a pier that is higher and stronger along with a higher and longer breakwater should be considered to insure that the now estimated $16.2 Million for repairs or replacement of the pier is not wasted money and effort. The White Rock Beach pier is like a part of the family and many memories are tied to it – everything from first dates, weddings, anniversaries, birthday, learning to swim, fishing or snapping award- winning sunrises or sunsets captured from the pier.
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FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Ric Wallace, Artographer – Tel: (604) 259-0105
Visit WhiteRockBeach.ca or WhiteRockPier.ca

Santa CROW & Santa Eagle Greeting Cards NOW ON SALE Online

Purchase Online – CLICK HERE

https://whiterockbeach.ca/greeting-cards/

 

 
 
 
 
 
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