Tag Archives: Boeing

Dance of the aircraft

Yesterday and today, the Museum of Flight performed quite the bit of choreography in moving aircraft out of and into the new Aviation Pavilion. The Pavilion opened last June but there were some planes missing from the plan.  They were … Continue reading

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Boeing green

Lately I’ve been making more books than sketches.  I was antsy to get back out to sketch.  I’ve had my eye on the former Renton Chamber of Commerce parking lot that overlooks Renton air field and Boeing factory. The Renton … Continue reading

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Test Pilot

The Museum of Flight held an all volunteer meeting tonight.  After about 30 minutes of business, the main speaker was introduced.  He is Raymond P. Craig, Experimental Flight Test Pilot for Boeing.  He was the Test Pilot for the Museum’s … Continue reading

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The Dreamliner has arrived

The Museum of Flight accepted Boeing’s donation of the 787 Dreamliner (#3) this past weekend.  Not wanting to brave the crowds of 10,000 during that event, I waited until after my shift today to take a look. However, it’s still … Continue reading

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Program on 747 plus THE mountain

After an excellent presentation about the Boeing 747, I walked over the bridge to the air park to see the re-painting of the 747.  I stopped at the top of the bridge to sketch this scene.  Here is the exterior … Continue reading

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Time to vote!

I heard today on the radio a report about the difficulty getting to polling places for those most adversely effected by Sandy.  I am grateful to easily be able to vote. As local readers know, Washington is an all mail-in … Continue reading

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Sketching in Gene Coulon Park

The weather has cooled off and we had a bit of rain overnight.  The day had that crisp, clear feeling of autumn.  Since the sun had returned, I decided to go out to sketch.  I’ve thought I might do a … Continue reading

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