Tag Archives: art

Take a hike, Mr. President

I’m posting some sketches of beautiful places on our planet. National Parks and other wild and beautiful places. Places you might recognize and places you might not. And I’m hashtagging them #TakeAHikeMrPresident . It’s a request to one man to do … Continue reading

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The New Guinea Gardens at Stanford

In the gardens with a friend. 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 the the Beauties in the show. … Continue reading

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Annual Art Show

Sketching art and artists Continue reading

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Old favorites at LACMA

Even the quickest stop in LA deserves a couple of hours at LACMA. And that’s all we had, so we visited some of our old favorites. Jesús Rafael Soto’s Penetrable is a favorite with the family. Both my daughter and … Continue reading

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Go There! San Jose Museum of Art

Haven’t been the the San Jose Museum of Art lately? Go now. So many reasons to go: Right now there’s a thought provoking and more than a little scary show called Covert Operations : Investigation the Known Unknowns (a term borrowed from a Donald Rumsfeld … Continue reading

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Scott Weaver and his amazing toothpick sculpture

When I think of Rolling Through the Bay by Scott Weaver , I think of Gaudí’s Sagrada Família. Rolling Through the Bay has been 40 years in the making. And it just keeps growing and growing and growing. Ask Scott when it;s … Continue reading

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