Gordon D Smith is a Vancouver Island artist working in oils, pastel and charcoal.
Series: Concrete Finishers
Like any project, even a residential driveway requires the planning, procedure and craftsmanship of knowledgeable experts. Watching these tradespeople work with their specialized skills and equipment captured my interest. I observed a well-practiced choreography - specific movement and actions - geared at functioning as a team, problem solving and meeting objectives while deftly staying out of each others way. There is communication between them that is casual, yet focused. Teamwork demonstrates the strongest and most admirable of universal human qualities - our cooperative nature.