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WordPress photo challenge: Work of Art

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This week’s challenge is Work of Art.  The post says art can be anything, from the painting you love to the sculpture your five year old made in kindergarten.

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I’ve been thinking about this and wonder if it can’t involve more.  Dance is art isn’t it?

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So when I saw a poster for the Bow Wow Motor City Freestyle Dog show happening this weekend only a few miles from me I thought…..Huh!  Dance+Dogs = Art!  Right?

I got to the event early this morning and spent a fun hour watching people and their dogs run through their routines in front of judges.

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The people seemed nervous.  The dogs?  Not so much.

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There was much applause and smiles.

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The venue wasn’t exactly photogenic, and of course the dancers were preforming for the judges more than for me.  Still, I think in the end you have to agree that dogs, people, music and dance is one fun way to express a form of art.

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See a couple of my favorites from other photographers  looking for art here, here, and especially here.  Me?  I’m still looking for the perfect photo to express art…stay tuned.

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Author: dawnkinster

I'm a long time banker having worked in banks since the age of 17. I took a break when I turned 50 and went back to school. I graduated right when the economy took a turn for the worst and after a year of library work found myself unemployed. I was lucky that my previous bank employer wanted me back. So here I am again, a long time banker. Change is hard.

11 thoughts on “WordPress photo challenge: Work of Art

  1. How fun! Love the gent in the tux.

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  2. His dance with his collie was so fun and elegant. I really enjoyed it.

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  3. OH, I just love the man in the tux with the blue merle! What a stunning duo.

    Definitely qualifies as art.

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  4. That was always something I wanted to try with Reilly 🙂

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  5. Looks like art to me!! And such fun to watch too!

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  6. What a great way to play with your dog! One-on-one attention, win win.

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  7. Dogs + Dance = Art in my eyes, too, Dawn! I’ve seen some of those videos where dogs are dancing, and they’re pawsome. Wish Dallas could do that!!

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  8. I would have never thought of dogs and art! What a good idea, Dawn.

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  9. Okay, I already saw the Detroit street work of art, but I think you were on to something here. These images really suit you and the Princess. I can definitely see a work of art going on.

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  10. Is that a dancing and singing Blue Merle Collie.

    Sherman

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