Tag Archives: Museum of Flight

Museum not shopping

I organized a small group of sketchers to go to the Museum of Flight as a way of avoiding the frenzy of Black Friday. Victoria, in the middle, brought her father.  This was his first time using watercolor and first … Continue reading

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RAF Red Arrows

The RAF Red Arrows are on a tour of North America. They stopped  today at the Museum of Flight. They’ve been on this tour since August, flying Hawk T1 jets. AJ and I got there early to claim a good … Continue reading

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More ballpoint

I’ve continued to sketch with the simple ball point pen since taking Gabi’s workshop last Saturday.  On the next day, Sunday, I opened the Stillman & Birn Epsilon pocket sketchbook he gave out.  Prior to a meeting of the Puget … Continue reading

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Henry

Seattle muralist Henry started painting at the Museum of Flight on Tuesday. My plan was to sketch him as he worked. On Tuesday, it didn’t work out due to logistical issues and the visit of some friends. I went over … Continue reading

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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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