Tag Archives: Michigan

In honor of 2014 Veterans Day

As is my recent tradition, I’ve done a sketch to honor Active Duty Military and veterans on Veterans Day.  “Thank you for your service” sounds so inadequate.  There are so many sacrifices made by active duty military and their families, … Continue reading

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Old theater

Once again, for my next NaNoDrawMo sketch, I’ve returned to Michigan.  This is based from my own photo of an old style movie theater.  It is in Lapeer, Michigan.  It’s a small town that is the county seat in the … Continue reading

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Roadside American

This was a good sketching day.  I sketched from early morning to almost sunset. Of course, there was  several hour break when I went to Flint to visit family.  We had a delightful visit in the home of my cousin … Continue reading

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Home town

The morning is again clear and sunny, though rather chilly.  I drove around town and stopped to look at the home in which I grew up.  It doesn’t look as it did when I lived there.  The newer owners have … Continue reading

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Final leg of the trip

The next few days until I fly home on Wednesday afternoon will be spent in my hometown.  I have an event today (Sunday, 26 Oct)  and then I’ll see family and more friends.  But on Saturday (25 Oct) I started … Continue reading

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More Nostalgia at CMU

In exploring the options for the next stage of my trip,  I thought I would drive on Friday to Mt. Pleasant where I attended undergrad at Central Michigan University.  Then Saturday, drive to my hometown via the long way around … Continue reading

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Color tour on the peninsula

It was a colder morning than I’ve experienced in many years.  It doesn’t often get to 29 degrees in Seattle!  There was a very heavy frost to scrape off the windows of the car, even at 8am! After breakfast, I … Continue reading

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