Tag Archives: Museum of Flight

Opposites

From precision military flying to a now legal drug. One wouldn’t want to be high on weed when flying high, doing aerobatics! I’d read on the curator’s Instagram account that this aircraft was being prepared for shipping. It’s a Fiat … Continue reading

Posted in Urban Sketchers | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Another visit to the Detail Mafia

I returned to Museum of Flight to give them the original of the sketch I did yesterday. I had time so I stayed to sketch more. I wanted to do one closer in and found an optimal spot from which … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Sketches, Sketch Crawl, Sketches, Urban Sketchers | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

We’re all back

We both missed last year, so this is the 16th year that Renny Doyle of Detailing Success has brought a crew of professional detailers to clean and polish the Museum of Flight’s aircraft, particularly Air Force One. It’s a smaller … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Sketches, Sketches | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Painting Concorde

Yesterday on my way home from the sketch outing, I stopped by the Museum of Flight to check on the progress of the painting of the Concorde. They crew recognized me and the company owner came over to talk to … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Sketches, Sketch Crawl, Sketches, Urban Sketchers | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Behind the AvPav

I’m following the steps to return to in person volunteering at the Museum of Flight. This morning I met in the lobby with one of the volunteer managers to show proof of COVID vaccination. Next step is a special training … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Sketches, Sketches, Urban Sketchers | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Chinook for Connections

Once again this month I offered an on-line “Draw Along” program for the Museum of Flight’s Connections program. This afternoon we drew the Chinook. It’s now housed in the Museum’s Aviation Pavilion but I took this photo when it was … Continue reading

Posted in Class, Sketches | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Blackbird Draw Along

Once again this month I offered a “Draw Along” via Zoom, hosted by the Museum of Flight’s Connections program for young people. The subject was my photo of this rather menacing view of the Museum’s “Blackbird” (actually a Lockheed A-12 … Continue reading

Posted in Sketches, Studio | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Astronaut

This costumed character is known simply as “Astronaut”. He occasionally entertains visitors to the Museum of Flight as well as appears in local commercials for the Museum. Some of the commercials were quite amusing and I’ve long enjoyed his antics. … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Sketches, Sketches | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Electra for Connections

Yesterday and today I presented, over Zoom, another “Draw Along” for the Museum of Flight’s Connections program, which is for young people 5-18. There were a total of about 30 in attendance, in the range of 6-17 and 3 parents … Continue reading

Posted in Class | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Mars Connections

On Saturday and Sunday I presented another “Draw Along” for the Museum of Flight’s Connections program, which is for young people 5-18. There were a total of about 25 in attendance, in the range of 6-17. Since Connections programming this … Continue reading

Posted in Class, Sketches | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment