Of Corn and Pistachios

Yesterday at the Fort, while waiting for the main sketch of the pumpkin patch to dry, I did this small sketch in the pocket Moleskine.  It shows the very tall corn….. it’s at least 10 feet tall.  I forgot to note the variety.

I worked on a non-location sketch of the World’s Largest Pistachio.  I asked for our little caravan to stop outside Alamogordo, New Mexico to see this bit of Americana.  I composed the view but didn’t finish a sketch while there.

And, yes, we bought some bags of pistachios to bring home.

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About redharparts

Born in Michigan. Attended undergrad and graduate universities there. I've lived in England, Germany, Southern California and now Washington (state). I'm a retired Medical Social Worker with a past specialty in Oncology. I've enjoyed exploring historical re-creation through the SCA. I costume in several fandoms. Lately I've returned to Art and have taken up Urban Sketching, a version of en plein air painting.
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2 Responses to Of Corn and Pistachios

  1. miatagrrl says:

    Had no idea about the world’s largest pistachio!

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