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May 12, 2009

A view of the tower on the old San Francisco Public School Administration building. I believe the date over the front door says 1924. The building’s been shrouded in tarps and scaffolding for a while, as well as showing a lot of sooty fire damage over the windows. I assume there was some major damage inside – but either way, it’s been mostly restored! I thought I’d get out and sketch it while we were in town – you never know when restoration leads to repurposing. It might become a Starbucks or Gap for all I know! We haven’t lived in the SF area that long – but I’m already developing that locals attitude – wanting to preserve everything before its gone!

5 Comments leave one →
  1. May 12, 2009 10:13 AM

    I really like these watercolors you’re doing :) Beautiful stuff.

  2. May 12, 2009 10:37 AM

    Gorgeous building and I love your style!

  3. aarohisingh permalink
    May 13, 2009 11:11 PM

    Wonderful!

  4. May 17, 2009 11:29 AM

    Beautiful, luminous!

  5. May 21, 2009 9:15 PM

    ooohhhh! So glad to know you are out there! I love your work -no kidding! We must be friends. I’m out San Francisco way this summer to visit relatives. We should meet at a coffee house, talk and draw, huh?

    ~Lavanna

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