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Concert Time

One hundred and twenty 3rd graders play the recorder, all together… Continue reading

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Magical Leg Splints

Sketching my everyday. Continue reading

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Tiny Home

One day I will live in a tiny home… Continue reading

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A common surprise

It’s becoming more and more common: someone will email me telling me about an interesting sign in San Jose that I haven’t sketched. I’ll go out to sketch it only to find something quite different from what was described to me. Just a couple … Continue reading

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That exact Ultramarine Blue

I’ve never spent as long at a hair salon as I did today, which probably made it the worst day to forget to take along a pen or pencil. But I did take along my paints and a brush. And I borrowed … Continue reading

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Two Theaters in Palo Alto

Two vintage theater marquees in Palo Alto, California. And why I work solely on location. Continue reading

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Vintage Signage and the Mercury News.

Yes, more vintage signs from around San Jose. The Flamingo Motel. The Alameda, San Jose. And this Orchard Supply sign , probably from the 1950s. In the background a del Monte water tower that I want to draw someday soon. The … Continue reading

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