In the News

August 14, 2010

Port concert

Beatles cover band “Creme Tangerine” entertained a large crowd Friday, August 13 at Cap Sante Boat Haven. Many brought not only an appreciation for music, but appetites as well. In addition to picnic meals, on-site options included fire baked pizza.

August 12, 2010

Birds in B&W

A couple of owls, a couple of bald eagles from Skagit County Fair exhibit.

August 9, 2010

Arts Fest 2010

This year’s Anacortes Arts Fair opened and closed under sunny skies, with a rainy Saturday thrown in for the hardy. Guest woodworkers included former nursery owner Mike Young (at lathe). Some admired photography, others sculptures, still others food and music. … Continue reading

August 8, 2010

AHS reunion 2010

Once again this year, Anacortes High School alums of all ages descended on the high school during the Arts Festival. Among those pictured here are Margaret Moore (Class of 1931), Jane Brazas (Class of 1932) and Ruth Kleven (Class of … Continue reading

August 6, 2010

The Halyards

Anacortes born Carl Funk, lead singer in The Halyards, played Friday at the Majestic as part of the Anacortes Arts Festival. Other band members include Larry Mason and Eric Tingstad. Among those in the crowd was Carl’s father, Wallie Funk. … Continue reading

July 31, 2010

Bridge celebration

Saturday, July 31, 2010 marked the 75th anniversary of the opening of the Northwest landmark known as the Deception Pass Bridge. “The bridge” is actually two spans, connecting on a center island between Fidalo and Whidbey islands. Pictured here are … Continue reading

July 7, 2010

Military vehicles

Pictured here are several of the military vehicles owned by Anacortes businessman Bill Wooding. “Bill’s army” participated in the 2010 Fourth of July Parade sponsored by Anacortes Women of Today.

July 6, 2010

Hitting the streets

Fourth of July celebrations historically attract political candidates, and the 2010 Anacortes Fourth of July Parade was no exception. Democrat Kristin Lytton, a member of the Anacortes School Board, is pictured in the “Gallery” section of this website. She hopes … Continue reading

July 4, 2010

4th Parade 2010

A great parade, and a great crowd for the 2010 Anacortes Women of Today Independence Day celebration. Lots of characters, some pictured here. Muralist Bill Mitchell, promoting the July 17 Work Boat Races; Bro Paul, motorcyclist/pastor; Chuck Landgraf, MG owner; … Continue reading

July 4, 2010

Fourth of July

As usual, many great parade entries in the Anacortes Women of Today 4th of July event. The weather was perfect, the crowd large and enthusiastic.

June 17, 2010

AHS Class of 2010

Scenes from Commencement night, June 16 at Anacortes High School.

June 16, 2010


I had some time to kill while my wife was shopping at Lowes the other day, so I took some macro shots, did some “artistry” in Photoshop.