Thursday, December 31, 2015

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Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Friday, December 25, 2015

Lights at the LA Zoo

Merry Christmas everyone!

Wednesday, December 23, 2015


"Forget it, Jake.  It's Chinatown."

Tuesday, December 22, 2015


It is hard to say with absolute certainty which of the hundreds of paintings at Velveteria, Los Angeles' velvet painting museum, are the most strangely sublime.  It's not your average loaded-with-artspeak, whisper-in-the galleries kind of museum. Tucked into an old storefront on New High Street in Chinatown, this 1 1/2-year old repository of folk art weirdness is the brainchild of Los Angeles native Carl Baldwin and his partner, Caren Anderson — a paean to an art form that Baldwin says "just doesn't get any respect."