This is from Wednesday. I participated in the second LA Plein Air Festival and we were allowed to go paint from the 27th floor of City Hall. There’s a terrace with bays that raps around the building…If you’d asked me if I was afraid of heights I would have told you “no” but being up there looking down for a long time was a tad unnerving. I was relieved to hear a big guy on his cell phone expressing his similar anxiety and we later both agreed that painting from there was both calming us down and exhilarating. I regretted having such a small surface to work on but then again, I had to haul my equipment up a long staircase (after dragging it several blocks from a parking lot) and that’s all I felt comfortable managing. This is Union Station from an unusual perspective…It looks so tiny from up there.