Not far outside Calgary a private home has been designed using elements from medieval castles.
The theme is carried through the front door...
|and into a large hallway with battlements
and arches. The owner decided to fill the space above
|| with a mural on a medieval theme. As muralists
set to work shadows of figures appear.
| Work begins from the floor with poles, creating
a composition that works from below.
||Refinements are added from scaffolding and
Figures on the right side of the room represent the search for enlightenment with musicians...
|monks, alchemists, pontificators and the
||On the left are those of valour who conquer,
defend and celebrate.
Between them, over the door sits the king and heir to the throne
flanked by a Royal Guard.