Cat in a Hat

While driving around yesterday, I spotted this small Caterpillar equipment wearing a huge Santa hat! After meeting some friends for coffee, I drove back to the site to sketch it. It just makes me laugh.   It’s in Tukwila, on West Valley Highway, just east of Southcenter mall, in the sales lot of NC Machinery

I only did the drawing on site. It was quite chilly and I wasn’t dressed for it as I hadn’t expected to be sketching. Also, I was sitting on the sidewalk, very close to a busy 4 lane road with large trucks passing. I thought it safer to minimize the time there.

With it’s non-Santa buddies

Or maybe it’s a Santa-pillar?

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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4 Responses to Cat in a Hat

  1. jodisteele says:

    I love this!

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