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Takisakiyama Funicular ride (with monkeys!)

Take a (sped up) ride up Takisakiyama single track funicular train dealio in Oita, Japan (near Beppu Onsen in Kyushu) with monkeys frolicking on the tracks. Also, a painting (by me) of the funciular (or funiculaire if you prefer) in action.

At the end of the line are 2 troops of 100s of monkeys who run the mountain like crime lords but you only get 1 snap of a sweet mamma and kiddo.

funiculaire paintings in process (Quebec City and Japan)

Just put together for space cruise for my funicular loving pals with music snippets by Daniel Allen (aurora sect) and enhanced train noise samples from Sri Lanka to go along with the Japanese PA announcements.

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Funicular – Towards Takisakiyama (Beppu) / acrylic

Funiculaire - Takiskaiyama - action
Funiculaire – Towards Takisakiyama (Beppu) / acrylic

Funicular – Towards Takisakiyama (Beppu)
acrylic on stretched canvas / 16″x24″
2017/18

Funiculaire – Hill (Québec City) / acrylic

Funiculaire - Quebec / Hill
Funiculaire – Hill (Quebec City) / acrylic

Funiculaire – Hill (Québec City)
acrylic on stretched canvas / 16″x24″
2017/18

Funiculaire, Billets (Québec City) / acrylic + ink

Funiculaire - Quebec - billets
Funiculaire, Billets (Québec City) / acrylic + ink

Funiculaire, Billets (Québec City)
acrylic + ink on stretched canvas / 16″x24″
2017/18

Funiculaire, Entrée (Québec City) / acrylic

Funiculaire - Quebec - entree
Funiculaire, Entrée (Québec City) / acrylic

Funiculaire, Entrée (Québec City)
acrylic on stretched canvas /16″x24″
2017/18