• "Makers" over the centuries at the Phoebe Hearst Museum

    12 days ago - By Urban Sketchers S.F. Bay Area

    There were examples of artifacts from many centuries past, from areas of the world with which we are at least vaguely familiar, even including a modern day jeans factory and samples of craft from a sorority. A ceremonial object with a thunder-bolt atop his head caught my eye, and a large, carved wooden chicken which turned out to be a coffin! We all drew this one, he was too wonderful to resist!
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