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Detailing Air Force One

No, not that one. Ours. That would be the first jet Air Force One at the Museum of Flight. It’s the arrival of the 15th Annual Air Force One Detailing Team organized by master detailer Renny Doyle. http://detailersofairforceone.com/ (the video … Continue reading

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Cool relief in the garden

Urban Sketchers Seattle met at the Bellevue Botanical Garden on Sunday. It was a fortuitous choice as the thermometer got to at least 90 degrees. It was a good thing to be able to sketch in the cool shade of … Continue reading

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The Duwamish

Early this am I made a stop at the Museum of Flight to drop off collected newspapers which they’ll use for summer camp. Since it wasn’t yet beastly hot, I decided to check out a nearby park. I had noticed … Continue reading

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Dancing Bunnies

A little over a year ago I sketched the bunny buns. I’ve been wanting to sketch the front of the sculpture from the view that also included the towering cinema sign. Today I drove down to delivere our art show … Continue reading

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Fourth time on tour

Yesterday (Sunday, 8 July) Urban Sketchers Seattle sketched the Georgetown Garden Tour for the 4th year in a row. We finished with a “throwdown” in Oxbow Park. It’s the home of the famous Hat n’ Boots  which was the subject … Continue reading

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Once more at Foss

Yesterday (Saturday, 7 July) Urban Sketchers Tacoma once again met to sketch in and around the Foss Waterway Seaport. We’re sketching there so much because we will have a maritime-themed show opening there at the end of the month during … Continue reading

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Together again

Congratulations to Urban Sketchers Bainbridge Island for their relatively recent approval as an official branch! To celebrate, Urban Sketchers Seattle planned a joint outing. Many of the Seattle sketchers rode over together on the ferry. I did not as it’s … Continue reading

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Tale of the Tail

As I wrote yesterday, it was expected the vertical stabilizer (aka “tail”) would be re-installed on the B-52 today. So I went to the Museum more than an hour before the start of my morning shift. The crew was indeed … Continue reading

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Nothin’ happen’n

Since the horizontal stabilizers were installed yesterday, I thought perhaps the vertical one (the tall tail) might be installed today. Dropped by about 11am. There didn’t appear to be anything happening. I went over to the East campus, to the … Continue reading

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Finally!

Worldwide Aircraft Recovery continues the reconstruction of the Museum of Flight’s B-52. Today, finally, I got to witness something large held up by a crane! It was the installation of the horizontal stabilizers. Yesterday I’d encountered Tom, the manager of … Continue reading

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