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I love mid-century design, and I think I’m far from alone in that.  I also love those particularly American road-side attractions that are few and far between these days.  I have been to The Thing!  and to Roswell, thoroughly enjoying both.  (If you, like me, love this kind of thing I have a YouTube channel you…

Chuco Town

A few months ago, I slapped some film in my old camera and headed downtown with my husband to take some pictures.  In a year, I won’t be living in El Paso anymore.  As that reality sinks in, I realize just how complicated my feelings are towards this city.  When I first got here, I…

Roswell!

I adore American History, specifically, the space race and the UFO hysteria the sprang up in the early days.  If you know anything about UFOs in America, you know that Roswell started it all.  I love all things kitsch and campy, so I wasn’t disappointed when I drove up to Roswell. I wish I had…

Old signs

By way of explanation, these are older paintings and no longer an accurate representation of what I’m doing currently.  However, I am still really proud of them all.  These are all signs that I have found here in town.  The sign from the Chinese Palace is no longer there.  The whole restaurant, which was every bit…

406 E San Antonio

The first real paper-cut building I made.  It’s an old restaurant next to an iconic bar here in town.  There are so many unusual little places here in town, old businesses in buildings that have been slowly passed by in time.  I wish I could keep these old buildings for myself, compulsive collecting runs deep…