Tag Archives: Museum of Flight

Letters and the Blues

On Sunday I had a full afternoon. First was the Puget Sound Correspondence Society. Had a fun time in conversation and letter writing, despite the heat. I arrived a bit early and used the time to make a sketch in … Continue reading

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Who to Pity?

Urban Sketchers Seattle sketched together today at the Museum of Flight’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park. I also used the occasion to host my annual “Symposium Pity Party”.  Several of our sketching friends are in Amsterdam now for the Urban Sketchers … Continue reading

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Selected Team Member

Every year for 15 years, Renny Doyle organizes an elite group of detailing professionals who volunteer their travel and time to come to the Museum of Flight to clean and polish the aircraft in the Aviation Pavilion.  This was my … Continue reading

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Project Completed

On February 28, 2018 I began my most ambitious sketch series yet. The idea was to document the disassembly, transport and reassembly of the Museum of Flight’s B-52. It is now the focal point of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park, … Continue reading

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Dedication

This morning I attended the dedication of the Museum of Flight’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park. It was a major event with an estimated thousands attending. The predicted weather might have been an issue but at least the rain held off … Continue reading

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Payload Bay

Met up with a group of sketchers from Kent today at the Museum of Flight.  At least two of them are members but still gave them my standard orientation. Made a quick trip over to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park … Continue reading

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More with visitors

Out and about with our visitors again today.  We went to the Seattle Chinese Garden.  While they walked around, I went straight to the Dragon Seeker. This is the 3rd time I’ve sketched it. The reason our visitors are here … Continue reading

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Air Filled Astronaut

On the way to Social Watercolor at Daniel Smith this morning, I passed on the far side of the Museum of Flight.  Across the runway, I saw this large figure.  I had time, so I turned around and drove over … Continue reading

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A milestone

The annual Museum of Flight Volunteer Recognition Banquet was last night. I arrived early enough to do a sketch. I skipped another chance to see Destination Moon as I’d just been on Monday so I turned my attention to the … Continue reading

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Columbia has landed

Destination Moon is a joint exhibition by Smithsonian and Museum of Flight. It includes many Apollo 11 artifacts from the Smithsonian as well as Museum of Flight Apollo artifacts and some loaned by the family of Neil Armstrong. The highlight … Continue reading

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