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Now, more than ever

This past week has been National Nurses Week. While nurses deserve our thanks and honor every day…now more than ever.  I posted this to FB but thought, belatedly, it would be good to add it here. I had a 25 … Continue reading

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All Hands

It was an early morning as I attended the Museum of Flight staff meeting – called “All Hands” – which began with breakfast at 0800 and the meeting from 0830 to 1000. I like attending this when I can as … Continue reading

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Finally the Chinook

It’s been about 3.5 years since the Museum of Flight expected this Chinook helicopter to join the collection. It flew for the last time on Veterans Day, 11/11/2016 when it came to display for the day. I sketched it then … Continue reading

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Art Show at RTC

I hung my art show yesterday.  There are 16 originals and prints.  The location isn’t open on the weekends, though.  There isn’t an end date yet.

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Back to the Burke

Snakes on a….   no.  Snakes in the Burke. I went back to the Burke Museum because I could.  Sunday meant light traffic and free parking; then  free admission with my MOHAI reciprocal membership. I’m doing the #inktober52 challenge and this … Continue reading

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Santa Flys In

Every year, the Museum of Flight has a Santa Fly-In, which is just how it sounds. This year, Santa and Mrs. Clause came in a de Havilland Beaver floatplane. Eventually, the line was around the entire gallery! Santa’s station is … Continue reading

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Yorkshire – week two

Leeds, West Yorkshire Wednesday, 9 October was a day for Himself.  While attending a talk at McMenamins Anderson School in Bothell, we met the brewmaster for Samuel Smith’s brewery in Tadcaster.  He invited Himself to get in contact if in … Continue reading

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Latest Inktober

I’m caught up for Inktober what with four more sketches I did in Portland this weekend (more on that later). OK.  I’m done posting for today.  I need a nap.

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Book Review: 101 Sketching Tips

First, full disclosure. While I have pre-ordered this book with my own funds, I was also sent a review copy. Additionally, I am acquainted with the author both as a teacher of workshops I’ve attended and as someone with whom … Continue reading

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End of 2018

Here are my collected notebooks, journals and sketchbooks… mostly. These are my Every Day Carry (EDC) notebooks, mostly Field Notes brand.  I have one each for my art/sketching bag, the Museum of Flight and my EDC purse.  The larger grey … Continue reading

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