Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Tree Work

The crew from V-Tree does great work:  rigging, climbing, moving large limbs with the boom and chipping.

Sandy's Party

NY AD Design Show and Cool Textures

Sculpture at 59th and Fifth Ave, to commemorate the garment industry.

 New Building near 55th on the far west side.

Stones and Bark With Snow

Stone in stone walls, below.    Bark patterns in trees above, photo turned on side.

March Snowfall With Trees

Saturday, February 28, 2015

February 2015: Sky - Trees - Ice

From sky above to sky behind Weeping Beeches.

The sun behind a hemlock creates a halo from branches.

The form of a leaf has left a shape in the ice.

Gigantic ice crystals form when water on the sidewalk slowly freezes, below.

February 2015: 8400 Hull with Snow

 There was less snow at the beginning of February 2015 than at the end.

 Looking south to street above.

Looking north from street to house below.

February 2015: 8400 Hull Interior Light

A piece of original wallpaper uncovered in the kitchen after cabinets removed.
Vintage 1948.

New York Visit February 2015

 Despite one of (perhaps the coldest) February on record, we enjoyed visiting, luncheon, deserts, and the Cubism show at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

The Leonard Lauder collection is to be donated to the Museum and has a great website:

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Leaving PHL, Jan. 2015

The Art Deco statue at 30th St Station in Philadelphia.

Ice on the runway under the wing; smokestacks in the distance.