Friday 31 December 2021

The Past Year . . . Snow and Sky

A chronological collection of favorites from the past year . . . snow and sky. 

January 15, 2021

Saint Volodymyr Ukrainian Catholic Memorial Church near Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

The church was built in 1979 and is part of the larger Saint Volodymyr's Ukrainian Park near Saskatoon.

January 19, 2021

Saint Michael's Ukrainian Catholic Church near Fosston, Saskatchewan. 

Seeing this tiny church with the turquoise trim always brightens up my day.

January 19, 2021

Transfiguration of Jesus Ukrainian Orthodox Church near Fosston, Saskatchewan. 

A stately abandoned church that evokes the wishes, hopes and dreams of the Ukrainian settlers.  

January 21, 2021

Saint Mary's Ukrainian Orthodox Church near Punnichy, Saskatchewan.

Blue church in the snow.

February 17, 2021

Saint George's Ukrainian Catholic Church near Manly, Alberta.

An unusual design for a Ukrainian church.

February 17, 2021

Sion United Church at Sion, Alberta.

It's rare to see an old church structure in such an undisturbed state.

February 17, 2021

Epiphany Lutheran Church near Sion, Alberta.

I love being able to catch the failing light through the trees just to see those long blue shadows on the sparkling snow . . . it's one of those things that just never gets old.

February 18, 2021

Saint Charles Catholic Church in Tawatinaw, Alberta.

The church was moved from its original site in the country into town where it still stands. 

February 18, 2021

Anglican Church near Colinton, Alberta.

A long abandoned log and mud church in a wooded area.

February 19, 2021

Saint Elias Ukrainian Orthodox Church near Wandering River, Alberta.

Little country church in the snow.

December 13, 2021

Saint Anne's Anglican Church in Bresaylor, Saskatchewan.

Hard to tell where the snow ends and the sky begins.

December 13, 2021

Saint Paul's Anglican Church near Forest Bank, Saskatchewan.

A foggy and frosty day in the country. 

All the best in the new year!

- Michael Truman


  1. Great post. That first one is really fantastic.

  2. Fun to re-visit these Michael (and BW!). You've captured some real beauties.