Tag Archives: Trips

The Dog House

This old restaurant and bar is in the Langely area of Whidbey Island, WA.  Let me tell you about Whidbey Island: it’s great.  On sunny days it’s beautiful, on rainy days it’s still beautiful.  The little town of Langely is … Continue reading

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Pistils Nursery

{Final picture from Sunset Magazine} In the North Mississippi district of Portland, OR is Pistils Nursery.  Sunset Magazine loves them.  I love them.  The chickens, and the dog,  love that they can roam on the gravel outside.  It’s a nursery, … Continue reading

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Keep Portland Weird!

Decrepit and restored Portland.  The worn down, all weather theatre sign is hanging up next to the famous Voodoo Donuts downtown.  Underneath that are a couple of columns standing at the also famous Saturday Market.  One would assume they are … Continue reading

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Bootlegged Frank

This Frank Lloyd Wright home mirrors the one two doors to it’s right.  Again, this is a ‘bootleg’ house that he designed while working for Sullivan.  This was before he created the Prairie Style home that he is so famous … Continue reading

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Frank Lloyd Wright, bootlegged

Oak Park, IL.  One of eight bootleg homes of Frank Lloyd Wright, when he was under the direction of the architectural firm of Louis Sullivan.  He designed this home and a nearly identical red one (along with a few others) … Continue reading

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Reflective surfaces in the Windy City. The bean & one of the only buildings that survived the Chicago Fire of 1871 which now houses dorms and studio space for the students at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. … Continue reading

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