Since I’ve seen Charles Willson Peale’s 1776 portrait of George Washington a million times in books, I wanted see it in person.
Photos highlights from today’s trip to the CRMA.
I’ve always viewed choosing a font to be a brief formality before I type up a document or start a website.
Sometimes I think Des Moines is what the writers of The Simpsons had in mind when they created Capital City.
Belated photos from our trip to Des Moines a couple of weeks ago.
Photos from this year’s trip to Argentina.
On our bottle was a little green inchworm marching in circles along the rim of the bottle.
We decided last minute to go to Chicago for the long weekend.
Photos from our second trip to Chicago.
We liked this locomotive we found at the sand sculpture street fair downtown.
“Exit Through the Gift Shop” was pretty provocative stuff. I wish they had pursued their point a little farther.
We rode a train to Versailles and Chartres on a beautiful day of fall foliage and blue sky.
On our way to the Mona Lisa, we admired the other Italian Renaissance paintings.
What a view was revealed as we followed a street along the ridge that looked out over the town!
All architects should be forced to stare at the Parthenon until they develop good taste.
We visited Frank Lloyd Wright’s home and studio in Oak Park this morning.
We started our second day of exploration with a water taxi ride to the Sears Tower.
Chicago is only four hours away and now I’m wondering why we haven’t gone before.
Since it’s back to school time, Iowa City is being repopulated by “stoonts”.
The streets of downtown Iowa City have a very cheerful air this weekend.