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Architecture is really fun to look at. I love Modernist architecture, but I also enjoy older stuff.  Some of the coolest architecture I saw was in England, particularly at Oxford University. Radcliffe Camera is the main building I painted. It is the science library at Oxford. It is surrounded by other really interesting buildings. I […]

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I love history.  I especially  love British history.  As an american, especially as an Angl0- American, I feel like British history is a continuation of my history. If it wasn’t for the Magna Carta, there would be no constitution.  If it wasn’t for Parliament, there would be no US Congress. It was a thrill therefore […]

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Old buildings are very interesting. On our trip to Warwick, England, We saw this very historic scene.  The building in the center is the west gate of the old city walls.  There was a cool chapel on top.  The half timbered building on the right was an Elizabethan hospital. Currently that building is a retirement […]

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I really have enjoyed living in Virginia. It is the most beautiful place that I have lived, and I love all of the history that surrounds me. Within an hour of our apartment we have 3 president’s houses, as well as Patrick Henry’s estate. We have Appomattox Courthouse, where Lee surrendered to Grant, and many […]

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