Saturday, October 31, 2009

Happy Halloween - Things I saw walking Tanner today

From Bottom to Top: Small dangling skeleton; Embedded sign on tree; Diseased tree trunk; Cool face; Another one bites the dust; Don Bosco; Happy little pumpkin; Tanner wondering why I keep stopping to tale pictures of nothing.

Friday, October 30, 2009

Things I saw on the way to work this morning

From Bottom to Top: Lipton Machine & Tool (love the logo); An omnipresent lost cat sign; A Mary on the Half Shell with kitschy angel babies; An even kitschier mushroom with rotten apple next to Mary; What it looks like when 85 years of vinyl siding are ripped off a house; A high tech TV set; 151 years later and NOT F.H. Von Damm; The new Green Wagon!!; Take-out bag heaven; Urban fortification, medieval-style; Truly horrible wood "artwork" produced in the building next door to my office; Door #210 - Super Job Productions!

Not pictured - Alison Shurman, Nick Vranizan and Chris Cannucciari

Thursday, October 29, 2009

Things I saw in the West Village today

From Bottom to Top: Graham Ave L Train embellishments; Tiny jack-o-lantern on a window sill; A hidden face; Little face jack-o-lantern; The nexus of Gayness - the corner of Gay and Christopher Streets; A reclining pig on a lantern; Thomas Paine death plaque; The Legendary Sweet Georgia Brown; Deco embellishment; Private Court - my DREAM; Tiny pumpkin on a tiny bench in an alley.

Which One Is Gayer?

Flight attendant Scott Finder applying his make up (his "dabbles", as he call it) or this Alvin Ailey poster - you tell me!!!

Friday, October 23, 2009

40/40 Vision Event for 10/24 postponed!

Tad is very sick - too much fun at the Aguirre/Shurman nuptuals - so "Bronx Princess" is postponed to 12/5/09 - which will be my birthday party - you all better be there!

Monday, October 19, 2009

Things I saw on the way back from work last week

From Bottom to Top: Unfinished business; Stiff penalty; I like this guy; Garden Bike - Be Back In Spring; Killer mailbox; Poison Zone; Scary Clown; the last of 2009's blooms.

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Things I saw on Morgan Avenue and Monitor Street

From Bottom to Top: another diseased tree; red leaves on green ivy; Sir Brooklyn; T Shirt awning; Ghetto tool repair; Steel door public art; This area patrolled; The flags of the dollar store plaza; Got 'Roids?; Tree pit daisies; Semper Fi household; Discarded sad; AMAZING converted Volvo; Decaying vintage 7-UP sign; Polish hair salon clip art; Patriotic Greenpoint trees; Boxers in the trash; The last red blooms of 2009; Sign redux; Strange orange tape square; Homemade Pepsi and hamburger art; Polish real estate flyer; St. Cecelia's Rectory cornerstone; Buonomo Cleaners, owned and run by the Kim family; Sweet old mailbox; Even sweeter old electricity guages; Van of broken hearts.