Archive for July 2017

Neon Nostalgia

Neon Nostalgia
Remember when many churches and businesses had neon signs?  Today it seems that most of them have back lit plastic signs in front of their parking lots.  First Baptist Church in Little Rock still has its neon sign hanging from its steeple. It is a nice sign, clearly identifying the church day and night. This... Read more »

Unexpected (Sewer) Art in Little Rock--not just manhole covers.

Last Sunday I went to a farmers’ market in SOMA, a neighborhood in Little Rock.   The market was small by Chicago standards, about 10 vendors selling fruit, vegetables, honey and jewelry.  The location was in a  interesting small sculpture park called  Bernice Garden.  The unexpected art was on the street.  Little Rock has a sewer... Read more »