Thursday Doors, USk: Thurman Street Face

W16 7 26 USK THURMAN FACE DOORS 01Thurman Street is a nice “hike” up into the West Hills.
Mitchell and I have been searching for good doors, and I have to say,
Great houses but such mediocre doors as to be boring!

However, many wealthy people who built these older homes had cars, and these are mostly small, buried in the side of the hill,the older garage doors built into the hills are pretty cool, and this is one.  The garage itself looks like it should belong in Southern California, very Spanish Stucco, then there is a funny plaque
over the lovely wooden doors, a bespeckled man with a bird on his head.

Makes us laugh every time….

W16 7 26 USK THURMAN FACE DOORS 03 SQI’m playing in the group Thursday Doors, led by Norm 2.0, with others, here!

Have you got a door in your sketchbook?

Stillman & Birn Delta Journal, Platinum Carbon pen,
Lamy Al-Star with   De Atramentis Document ink,
and Sennelier, Holbein and Daniel Smith watercolors.

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hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep
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6 Responses to Thursday Doors, USk: Thurman Street Face

  1. bikerchick57 says:

    Well, I love your water color rendition of the door, Katie. The plaque is hysterically funny. I wonder if the owner looks like that…

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  2. Norm 2.0 says:

    Seems like someone had a good sense of humor 🙂

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  3. Dan Antion says:

    That plaque is too funny, Kate. I like the doors

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