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Robin Hopper Appointed to Order of Canada

Metchosin Muse - Brian Domney, February 1, 2017

Robin Hopper

Robin Hopper Appointed to Order of Canada
photo by Brian Domney

Congratulations to Metchosin’s own Robin Hopper, appointed to the Order of Canada by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, “For his contributions as a ceramist who has advanced the discipline by introducing a number of innovative techniques.“I am delighted to recognize these new recipients of the Order of Canada in this milestone year,” said the Governor General. “Besides marking Canada’s 150th anniversary, 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Order. So let’s be inspired by the examples set by these remarkable Canadians and use this occasion to build a smarter and more caring country in which every individual can succeed to the greatest extent possible.

 

see article: http://www.metchosinmuse.ca/pdf/2017/MMuse-Feb2017.pdf

 

 

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