Block 495: October 21, 2014

People on Instagram and Facebook are getting excited that I’m approaching 500. “What will you do to celebrate 500?” Make number 501? Date: October 21, 2014 Crane: 495 Days Spent on Project: 610 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Well, when I worked on Come Fly Away as it lumbered … Continue reading

Block 494: October 20, 2014

I was feeling in a very blue mood yesterday. I went to the barber across the street from my apartment, and asked him to make me feel better. He gave me a pompadour. Date: October 20, 2014 Crane: 494 Days Spent on Project: 609 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have given it to: … Continue reading

Block 493: October 19, 2014

Sunday. Need more things to do to stay busy. Date: October 19. 2014 Crane: 493 Days Spent on Project: 608 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have given it to: I think I’m at that point in this project where I have to look back and see if I’ve already dedicated Cranes to people. … Continue reading

Block 492: October 18, 2014

TGIF? Nah… thank goodness it’s Saturday. I have a laundry list of things to do! Date: October 18, 2014 Crane: 492 Days Spent on Project: 607 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have given it to: I should dedicate this one to Kashaun. She also worked- and still does work- in Eric’s Costume Shop … Continue reading

Block 491: October 17, 2014

TGIF. So ready for a weekend. Nothing’s going on at the theater today… Date: October 17, 2014 Crane: 491 Days Spent on Project: 606 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: If I’m talking about my experiences in Eric’s Costume Shop, I should thank Jen. She was the office manager when … Continue reading

Block 490: October 16, 2014

The sun came out again today. The Dog thought the weather was good enough to go to work! Date: October 16, 2014 Crane: 490 Days Spent on Project: 605 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: One of the shops that we worked out of, and had clothes built in, was … Continue reading

Block 489: October 15, 2014

The weather is chilly and wet and grey right now in Portland. I’m told that was the last I’ll see of the sun for the next 7 months. Wow. Date: October 15, 2014 Crane: 489 Days Spent on Project: 604 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Caitlin H. Caitlin was … Continue reading

Block 488: October 14, 2014

It’s gray and overcast in Portland today and I kinda love it. Date: October 14, 2014 Crane: 488 Days Spent on Project: 603 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: After Fela! opened in the late fall of 2009, I was incredibly excited with the idea that I had opened a … Continue reading

Block 487: October 13, 2014

A little fuzzy today with my picture-taking skills… Date: October 13, 2014 Crane: 487 Days Spent on Project: 602 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: On our walks west, towards Central Park, my dog liked one specific path in the morning. He had been trained, not by me, to go … Continue reading

Block 486: October 12, 2014

Need to do about three more hours of drawing for work. My Portland design debut might be happening sooner than anyone thought. Date: October 12, 2014 Crane: 486 Days Spent on Project: 601 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: So, if you went around the south (down) corner of my … Continue reading