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The Architect Registration Exam (A.R.E.) is just another gated community.

“It is currently, in my experienced opinion, to control how many licensed architects are in the field as well as keep the candidates out who didn’t study the “right” way. “

January 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Too good not to have an official post…

Original Facebook thread goes like this: “We were watching something that mentioned a fever of stingrays and I asked Frank what a gathering of Seattlites would be and he said … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

How to sell your art? “RECORD OF AN ARTIST’S EXPERIMENT” by Charles Campbell from the 50’s(ish)

"no beret, no beard, no trick costume, no arty talk and no crude publicity blowups based on everything except the artist's merit as an artist"

August 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Not sure whether to laugh really hard or cry…

Yesterday, Frank and I went to a meeting in Pioneer Square about the difference between copyrights and trademarks. It was a wonderful and informative presentation but that really wasn’t what … Continue reading

April 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

-Dear Big Ad Marketing, I’m sorry but we’re over for good…

I’m writing you this letter because you don’t seem to get the message. I understand why you think I’m still into you. I was SO in love with you when … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

-Jan & Hotel on the corner of Bitter & Sweet accidental encounter

Last year we suggested to some bff’s that we go to the Panama Hotel Tea Room for wagashi (I think it’s called that) and the owner of the hotel and … Continue reading

May 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

-Lighthouse Awesome!

I’ve been to Discovery Park and have even seen the lighthouse but we’ve never realized that you could get up close and personal with it.  All the other lighthouses in … Continue reading

April 25, 2013 · Leave a comment