Going From This to That in 2012 (Part 4)

Going From This to That in 2012 (Part 4)

After moving from NYC to Brentwood, CA, I was looking to take some drawing classes.  Since my wife, Nikki, grew up in Brentwood she knew about a little art school called the Brentwood Art Center or BAC.   

BAC has been around for 41 years and has some fairly well known alumni.  But of course, as soon as I signed up and paid my fees, the school sent out an email that said they had suffered a financial collapse due to rezoning, resulting in a tax increase and a lease increase.

But wait...this story has a Happy Ending!  

 

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Going From This to That in 2012 (Part 2)

Going From This to That in 2012 (Part 2)

From the Journal of Rick Jacobsen  

The lightpad and a photocopy machine opened up many new possibilities.  I started working on the idea of painting Nikki , my wife, at my very own Xanadu: Lee Falls.  In English Literature, Xanadu is a real place that's so fantastic, it doesn't really exist.  Lee Falls was a fantastic place for me as a kid.  Memories of Lee Falls were so fantastic it can't possibly exist.

 

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