Chalk artist Corrina Keeling from Vancouver uses an old vinyl record to sketch her chalk art piece on Government Street at the start of the second annual Victoria International Chalk Art Festival.

Chalk artist Corrina Keeling from Vancouver uses an old vinyl record to sketch her chalk art piece on Government Street at the start of the second annual Victoria International Chalk Art Festival.

Beautifying the streets

Artists began decorating the streets at the second annual Victoria International Chalk Festival on Government Street in Victoria.

Artists began decorating Government Street at the second annual Victoria International Chalk Festival ┬áin Victoria.The festival billed as Canada’s largest festival of it’s kind includes an anamorphic (3D) street art piece created by Leon Keer, a Dutch pop-surrealist artist from the Netherlands. Government Street between Fort and Yates Streets will be closed again tomorrow as artists finish their masterpieces.