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Bring Spring Back With These Sakura Floor Pillows and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

July 15th, 2019 Comments off

Bring Spring Back With These Sakura Floor Pillows and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography

Bring Spring Back With These Sakura Floor Pillows and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

Includes shower curtains, throw blankets, pillows, tops, tees, iPhone cases and much more!

50+ Products and Over 200 Designs

Available exclusively from
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Floor Pillow Features

  • Vibrant double-sided print floor pillows are a versatile seating or lounging option that will update any room
  • Independent designs, custom printed when you order
  • Durable 100% spun polyester cushion cover – fills must be purchased separately for this floor pillow
  • Concealed zip opening for a clean look and easy care
  • Note: Some designs are not available in all sizes.
  • We recommend using inserts/fills that are bigger than the covers to ensure a plump finish

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Be Bewitched By These Rose iPhone Cases and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

July 13th, 2019 Comments off

Be Bewitched By These Rose iPhone Cases and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

Be Bewitched By These Rose iPhone Cases and More From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

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Includes shower curtains, throw blankets, pillows, tops, tees, iPhone cases and much more!

50+ Products and Over 200 Designs

Available exclusively from
DouglasEWelch.com/shop/206

See my entire catalog
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iPhone Case Features

  • Durable flexible case that grips around the edges of your phone
  • Shock absorbent TPU case with anti-fingerprint finish
  • Colors are ink printed on the frosted shell surface
  • The design is featured on the back while the edges of the case are semi transparent and provide full access to ports
  • Compatible with Qi-standard wireless charging
  • Weight 26g
  • Thickness 1/16 inch (1.6mm)

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Dress Up Your Home Today! with Winter Sunset by Douglas E. Welch [For Sale]

July 8th, 2019 Comments off

The Getty Digital Archive Expands to 135,000 Free Images: Download High Resolution Scans of Paintings, Sculptures, Photographs & Much Much More via Open Culture

July 5th, 2019 Comments off
While I had posted about this in the past, it looks as if the Getty has expanded their online offerings even further. This is one of the best uses for the Internet — expanding access to physical objects to those who can’t visit the geographic locations where they exist. I know that not everyone lives “down the hill” from the Getty Center like I do and yet can still see these amazing works of art. — Douglas
 
 
A collection first gathered for private investment and consumption (sometimes under a cloud of scandal) has expanded into galleries that millions pass through every year; a Conservation Institute dedicated to preserving the world’s art; and a Research Institute proclaiming a social mission: a devotion to expanding “our knowledge of the history of art, of all countries, of all languages,” according to its director Thomas Gaehtgens, who also says, “a society without art cannot really survive.”

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Bring This Pasadena Landmark Home With You – Colorado Street Bridge by Douglas E. Welch [For Sale]

July 1st, 2019 Comments off

Ridgeline Silhouette, Arroyo Seco by Douglas E. Welch [For Sale]

June 18th, 2019 Comments off

Download Over 325 Free Art Books From the Getty Museum via Open Culture

May 28th, 2019 Comments off
Another, great, free, online resource for the art lovers among us. I can say I have flipped through many of these books at the Getty over the years so it will be great to finally spend some leisurely time  reading and viewing them. — Douglas
 

In 2014, Getty Publications announced the launch of its Virtual Library, where readers can freely browse and download 325 art books from the publisher’s backlist catalogue. The Virtual Library consists of texts associated with several Getty institutions. Readers can view extensively researched exhibition catalogues from the J. Paul Getty Museum, including Paul Cézanne’s late-life watercolours, when the painter raised the still life to a high art (Cézanne in the Studio: Still Life in Watercolors, 2004), as well as the woefully underappreciated Flemish illustrations of the 15th and 16th centuries (Illuminating the Renaissance: The Triumph of Flemish Manuscript, 2003).

The collection also contains detailed treatises on art conservation from the Getty Conservation Institute, and scholarly works from the Getty Research Institute, both of which include a multitude of books on specialized topics. Fancy reading about the relationship between Peter Paul Rubens and Jan Brueghel the Elder, the two legendary 17th century painters who lived in the Netherlands’ city of Antwerp? There’s a book on that.

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Lighting at Helms Bakery Design Center, Culver City, California via Instagram

May 8th, 2019 Comments off

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Lighting at Helms Bakery Design Center, Culver City, California

Lighting at Helms Bakery Design Center, Culver City, California via Instagram

Capture this during an event at this amazing, repurposed, location in Culver City which used to be the Helms Bakery back in the day. Now it is filled with a variety of design companies showing off their latest creations. 

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My Los Angeles 80 – Along Ventura Boulevard via Instagram

May 7th, 2019 Comments off

What is your favorite spot in Los Angeles? Leave a comment and share!

My Los Angeles 80 – Along Ventura Boulevard 

My Los Angeles 80 - Along Ventura Boulevard via Instagram

Walking to an appointment I looked up as I waited at a crosswalk and caught this quintessential Los Angeles scene — blue sky, sharp sun, palm trees and architecture. 


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My Los Angeles 79 – Airplane Over Little Tokyo via Instagram

May 1st, 2019 Comments off

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My Los Angeles 79 – Airplane Over Little Tokyo

My Los Angeles 79 - Airplane Over Little Tokyo via Instagram

@gogojosephw and I stopped by Little Tokyo to pick up some of our favorite groceries the other day in the way home from Cal Poly Pomona. 
I turned around and saw this scene and automatically took a picture. There was something about being someplace unique and different while also seeing a plane take folks new and different places that made me stop and think for a moment. This is one of those photos that you have to grab quickly or the moment is gone. 


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