Dolly's House on Creek Street
I live in Ketchikan, Alaska. This is the first stop on the Inland Passage for Cruise ships coming to Alaska. Our tourist street is "Creek Street" which is where the brothels were in the early 1900's, late 1800's. Dolly's house was the famous house of ill-repute. Tourists are now given a tour through it. It is pretty cute actually.
Deer Mountain is a beautiful mountain with a fabulous hike up to a top. It dominates the town.
I am painting in acrylics, this is giving me a difficult time as most of my life I painted in oils and I am having a hard time making the transition.
The Bridge - Acrylic on Panel - 12 x 16 inches I'm trying to find ways of representing local icons without having them look like our typical tourist imagery. We'll see...
5 days ago