Category Archives: Models

The Cabin. October 2014.

Spent some time at the cabin with Dad before we winterized it. It was a melancholy visit without Mom there. Mostly, didn’t do a damn thing, and we didn’t get started doing it till at least noon.I did somehow manage … Continue reading

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Art Prize 2014

Attended the Art Prize exhibit/competition held in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Click image to open photo gallery. Watch a short video of the piece shown above. More information about Art Prize can be found on their website. See all the entries … Continue reading

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What lies beneath

Ever wondered what it looks like below the surface of the Great Lakes? NOAA has you covered. Raw data, images, animations, and poster-sized PDFs are some of the highlights.

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Bottle Model

Went looking for ‘whaleback freighters’ and ran across this miniature example.

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Livin’ la vida tiny

Let’s get small. Simplify, simplify, has a simple appeal.

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