As the sun sets on 2014, a time of contemplation for the year past and the new year about to begin. Wishing everyone a very joyful, peaceful and prosperous 2015!
(Image photographed at Rockaway Beach, Oregon)
With low temperatures dipping down to the 20° mark, and high temperatures hovering around the freezing point, we can expect to see scenes like this one (shot in Portland’s Southwest Hills) appearing throughout Portland to ring in the New Year.
Coffee Break Monday | December 29, 2014 Subject: With A Dash of Cinnamon | Location: Coffeehouse-Five, 740 North Killingsworth Street, Portland
Sign Language | Volume 21 Subject: “Pine State Biscuits” | Location: 2204 Northeast Alberta Street, Portland
Industrial Abstract #47 | Location: Sauvie Island, Oregon (approximately 10 northwest of downtown Portland)
Subject: Arco de Geso VI (1985) by Manuel Neri Location: Portland Art Museum,1219 Southwest Park Avenue, Portland
Merry Christmas to all from pdx|cept!
Messages of hope and prayers for peace, symbolized by devotional votive candle offerings at The Grotto’s Christmas Festival of Lights | Northeast 85th and Sandy Boulevard, Portland
Christmas music played on a hammered dulcimer at The Grotto’s Christmas Festival of Lights | Northeast 85th and Sandy Boulevard, Portland
Coffee Break Monday | December 22, 2014
I hope that’s not the coffee that Ellen Brody brought to Michael while he was in the hospital! This one is going out to you, Jim Beller of www.jawscollector.com,—one of the few people who will get this reference! Spotted this at The Fresh Pot (4001 North Mississippi Avenue in Portland), thought of you, and had to send it along! Happy Holidays to you!!
Subject: The Grotto’s Christmas Festival of Lights Location: The Grotto, Northeast 85th and Sandy Boulevard, Portland
Industrial Abstract #46 | Location: Southeast Industrial District, Portland
Subject: Winter sky over Portland Location: Shot from Vista Avenue in the Southwest Hills, Portland
Sign Language | Volume 20 Subject: “The People’s Yoga” | Location: 3016 Northeast Killingsworth Street, Portland
Subject: Beautiful sounds of the holiday season by choirs at The Grotto’s Christmas Festival of Lights Location: The Grotto, Northeast 85th and Sandy Boulevard, Portland
Subject: Santa & Company on display at Sunlan Lighting Location: 3901 North Mississippi Avenue, Portland
Coffee Break Monday | December 15, 2014 Subject: Courier Coffee Roasters | Location: 923 SW Oak Street, Portland
Subject: Marquee of the Laurelhurst Theater Location: 2735 East Burnside Street, Portland
Subject: Trois baguettes Location: MAURICE Luncheonette, 921 SW Oak Street, Portland
City Scenes | No. 6 Location: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Southwest Broadway, Portland