Category Archives: Silicon Valley

Odds and Ends and the Winchester Mystery House

A strange house, gouache persimmons, bubble tea and cats on a couch. All in one post. Continue reading

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Launching vintagesignsanjose.com (and asking for your help)

If you know a history buff, interested in the history of Santa Clara Valley. Or someone who lived in the area and might know more about these signs or have a story to share, could you point them to the site? Continue reading

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Pages from last weekend

Remembering with a sketchbook. Continue reading

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A beautiful day with Gaye

Persimmon day! Continue reading

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Looking (very hard) for a silver lining

Why yesterday was amazing. Continue reading

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Beauty- Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial

This show at the San Jose Museum of Art deserves a lot more than the hour and half I was there, so I’ll be back for more, But meanwhile, here’s a little peek at some┬áthe the Beauties in the show. … Continue reading

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Reportage illustration with just 3 tools

Reportage illustration with one pen, one pencil and small journal. Continue reading

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