Category Archives: california

A Forever Keepsake

A Forever Keepsake on Graduation Day Continue reading

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San Jose’s Pig Lights Up!

San Jose’s Pig Lights Up! And, Sharkie draws a selfie. Continue reading

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Everyday Summer Sketches

Everyday sketches from the summer. Boba Tea is a family favorite. I think I discovered a new one I like: Panda Boba, milk tea with a mix of black and white boba. Are you more likely to tip if Yoda … Continue reading

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My Everyday Sketchbook

My sketchbook records many small moments. Some sketches are better than others, but I’m always glad to have a memory recorded and thoughts jotted down in my everyday journal. Here is the big red Yesco Signs truck at the Stephen’s … Continue reading

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A day in paradise at Maison du Lac

A day in paradise at Maison du Lac, Santa Cruz Continue reading

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Rain in Yosemite

Yosemite. Verdant, wet, full of life, bursting at the seams. Continue reading

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In the Sierras

2 days of painting in the Sierras. Continue reading

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