Long Beach Heritage Architectire Walk with Sherron Leno. This was great…I wish I had taken notes. Examples and discussion of Spanish Colonial, Art Deco, Zigzag Moderne, Neo Classical and more architectural styles. Tidbits of Long Beach history. WPA mural, Psychic Temple of the Holy Kiss. Garden with new and old treasures, Night-blooming Cereus, and a visiting lizard.
Garden with flowers and a grasshopper, beautiful Copiapoa tenuissima Violet bloom. Linda Vallejo, Brown Belongings, at La Plaza de Cultura y Artes.
US Mural, WordCamp Orange County, Marciano Arts Foundation with Geri and Chris, Polka Polish Cuisine with Marie, BJ, Sara and Graeme, Lola’s with Leo, David and Megan. Garden with hummingbird, flowers, Jasmine Crashing Wave.
Garden with Jim and Nilgun, Gnome Chomsky, lithos seedling, flowers. Wallet card I sometimes looks at. Family gathering at the Golden Dragon to remember Sammy and eat dim sum. CELEBRATING THE SOUTH BAY – Hand-carved tiles by Sherry Bullard at Kaiser South Bay Medical Center. Machado Lake.
About town. Alta Roma Terrace/High Tower walk with Larry and Robb. Regeneración – Three Generations of Revolutionary Ideology at the Vincent Price Art Museum. This is a great exhibition with interesting text, photos, and art that fleshes out and connects three political movements in LA – in the early 20th century, the 1970s and the 1990s – all using the name Regeneración. Visit with Dan. Garden with blooming Lampranthus and Graptopetalum.