Off to Washington DC for a couple days R&R with the Superhero and my best college gal pal.
Going to check out the National Museum for Women in the Arts and it’s Artist’s book exhibit here: http://www.nmwa.org/exhibitions/25-x-25-artists%E2%80%99-books
Might get back here to the National Arboretum so the Superhero can pose again, might not. but definitely going…
To the National Postal Museum here: http://www.postalmuseum.si.edu to see the Art of the Stamp about Owney the Postal Dog- snippet below. See you next week!
|Art of the Stamp: Owney the Postal Dog
Smithsonian National Postal Museum’s Franklin Foyer
July 20, 2011 – Spring, 2012Art of the Stamp: Owney the Postal Dog features Bill Bonds’s original painting of Owney that was produced for the stamp. It is accompanied by 6 sketches illustrating various poses of Owney that Mr. Bonds created as he developed his final portrait. In addition, 5 tags that were given to Owney on his many travels and selected by Bonds as background for his stamp art, are also included.