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And Another One…

And Another One…

I’m on a roll, gang. Yet another beautiful car I had not seen before. Wish I’d had my camera with me, but my trusty iPhone captured the moment in a pinch. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Magic Hour: Mission near Arroyo

Magic Hour: Mission near Arroyo

Just another in a series from our recent dramatic skies… Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

El Centro After the Rain

El Centro After the Rain

A simple street corner, a little rain, a setting sun. Nice how something so ordinary can seem so … extraordinary. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Walking Toward the Big Sky

Walking Toward the Big Sky

Even the alley behind the railroad tracks looks promising with clouds like this. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

a portion of the rainbow…

a portion of the rainbow…

“The true harvest of my life is intangible – a little star dust caught, a portion of the rainbow I have clutched.” –Henry David Thoreau Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Shakers: Nighthawks Style

Shakers: Nighthawks Style

This isn’t the first time South Pasadena has made me feel like imitating Edward Hopper. (This time my homage is a little more literal.) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Old World Charm

Old World Charm

It’s hard to imagine poor Walter Raymond back in 1934, fretting away his last days in the caretaker’s cottage of his magnificent Raymond Hotel, late on the mortgage and gripped with panic as the Depression brought financial ruin and a wrecking ball destroyed his creation… While the grand hotel has been gone for decades, the [...]

Imagining the Rialto…

Imagining the Rialto…

Wouldn’t it be great if this were available right around the corner? Yesterday I took my family to see a special screening of Secret of the Wings at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood. Secret of the Wings is the latest in Disney’s Fairies franchise, and I can’t imagine a more magical setting for a [...]

Color Week #7 PURPLE

Color Week #7  PURPLE

Who knew a garage door could be so avant garde? I hope a garage band practices in there. Preferably one that samples old Edith Piaf with an accompanying vuvuzela… No? Well, it’s a perfect way to round out Color Week. Thanks for taking a break with me to look at our technicolor hometown. Read the [...]

Color Week #6 BLUE

Color Week #6  BLUE

It’s hard to be blue with skies like this. Nothing dark this week, folks. Just bright, shiny shades of Color Week. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Gooden Open House Saturday, January 11

Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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