Monday, July 9th, 2012 at
Silhouette Sky #84 Detroit
Did You Know?
~The first concrete highway was built in Wayne County in 1909.
~The first Ice Cream Soda was served in Detroit in 1876.
~The Detroit News financed the first radio station to broadcast regular news in 1920.
~Detroit supplied 75% of the liquor during Prohibition.
~Detroit has the only floating Post Office in the U.S., the JW Westcott II.
~There are 1400 acres of salt mines with more than 50 miles of roads that lie 1200 feet below Detroit
Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at
Silhouette Sky #83 San Francisco
San Francisco is a super fun city to visit!
Ride the cable cars.Visit the different neighborhoods, such as Union Square, Chinatown and Fisherman’s Wharf.
Walk the Golden Gate Bridge
Enjoy unending art exhibits
And the food and drink…..
Traveling down Lombard Street was very cool!
Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at
Silhouette Sky #82 St Louis
It happened here first.
First successful parachute jump from a moving airplane in 1912.
The ice cream cone in 1904.
First class of Iced Tea served in 1904.
7-up was invented in St Louis.
The Gateway Arch is 630 feet tall, making it the tallest monument built in the United States.
This is another one of my miniatures, drawn with Ink and Colored Pencil.