Skip to content

PPAC # 27: Scottsdale Restaurant Art


Public art encompasses any form of art you see in a public place, large or small, statues, murals, graffiti, gardens, parks, etc. The art should be visible from streets, sidewalks, or outdoor public places. Let your imagination and photographic eye show us diverse samples all over the world.

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is 061621challenge_1.jpg

Last week for PPAC #26, I had a marvelous response from all of you. I want to say thank you to each of you for joining along in our challenge.  Here are the featured bloggers for this week.  Their posts really grabbed our attention. They are all worthy of a second or third look.

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is 062321ppac-featured-1.jpeg

FEATURED BLOGGERS for PPAC #26

Cee is hosting PPAC #27. Please join her with your links this week.

My Choices for PPAC #27

A couple of weeks ago, I had the privilege to meet John and Lynn Steiner – Journeys with Johnbo in Scottsdale for lunch. We visited a delicious Mexican restaurant called Frank and Lupe’s and ate outside on the patio. You can do that in December in Scottsdale. Public art abounded everywhere. Here are a few samples of what we saw there.

Frank & Lupe’s

The restaurant is hard to find without a co-pilot. It’s in the heart of the Marshall Way Arts District. It’s right off Indian School Way, which is an exit off the 101E Loop on Marshall Way. As you can see, there’s parking right in front of the building.

frankandlupes.com 4121 N Marshall Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Lynn took pictures of old license plates on the wall behind my chair.

Last week, while our former neighbor Carmen was here, Vince got the urge visit an ice cream store in Old Town Scottsdale. Outside the parlor we sat at tables and admired the round planters, some with poinsettias others with ornamental cabbage. Each planter housed a large elf working its own mischief.

Manny threatened to steal this picture for his blog because of the stuffeds – his word for stuffed animals like himself. He particularly liked the saguaro cactus. The large elves scared him a bit because he thought they were laughing at him or trying to ruin the cabbage. Do you think they are up to no good, or just cute?

Decorated WV Christmas Van

Now it’s your turn.

Thank you to Cee Neuner for hosting PPAC #27. Be sure to visit her post and see her drunken Frosty and visit some of the other PPACers. Take us for a spin around your world to see the public art you love and tell us your stories if you like. Leave your link on her post this week.

44 replies »

Your babbling is music to my ears. Please leave a comment!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Translate

Marsha

Marsha

Hi, I'm Marsha Ingrao, a retired educator and wife of a retired realtor. My all-consuming hobby is blogging and it has changed my life. My friends live all over the world. In November 2020, we sold everything and retired to the mile-high desert of Prescott, AZ. We live less than five miles from the Granite Dells, four lakes, and hundreds of trails with our dog, Kalev, and two cats, Moji and Nutter Butter. Vince's sister came with us and lives close by. Every day is a new adventure.

Personal Links

Verified Services

View Full Profile →

#StoryChat Y2

Writer’s Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge

Where to Find Quotes

Where to find quotes

How to Link to a Challenge

8 Benefits of Photo Challenges

8 benefits of Challenges

For the Love of Challenges

Teacher Resources

Click to Get Early Childhood Teaching Resources

Becky B’s Squares April – Bright

Cee’s Black & White Challenge

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Cee’s Midweek Madness Challenge

Featured Blogger Award

2020 Carrot Ranch Rodeo Contest

Free Download

Use Canva to Create Social Media

Download Today – Free

Write a Top Review

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 16,468 other followers

Categories

Blogs I Follow

Archives

Blog Stats

  • 146,066 hits
Living Over The Hill

Celebrating the beginning of life, again!

Geriatri'x' Corner

nie endende Reiselust

Babsje Heron

Great Blue Herons: A study in patience and grace

Sheetalbravon

Quirky thoughts on the ultimate question of life, the universe and popcorn.

Reflections of An Untidy Mind

From the Existential to the Mundane - From Poetry to Prose

Becky in Portugal

The Joy of Slow Travel

Peaceful at Dawn

Capturing nature's peacefulness one photo at a time.

Writer Ravenclaw

Books by author Diana Coombes

Mina's Articles

Writing about all articles that might represent our life such Poetry, Lifestyle, Employment, Education and Investment

Little Lilly Meets the World

Every step is a memory

New2Writing

KL CALEY

ladysighs

poetry, thoughts, quotations

Light Words

Better Living Through Beauty, Wisdom and Whimsey

The Backyard Horse Blog

All about keeping horses at home

Whippet Wisdom - a Highland Journey

A journey through the seasons with two adopted whippets, a poet and a camera

Mylife-and-Horsestories

My family is everything. My life is full, thankful for my horses they fill my soul!

Tranature

quiet moments in nature

Eat, Play, Live

Doing things that bring me joy

Kanlaon

Just another Wordpress.com weblog

Robert's Snap Spot

Life in Full View: A Photographer's Journey

Six Crooked Highways

Take My Words For It

The Yoga Cowgirl

Live fully and have fun doing so...

One Woman's Quest

Passion for writing ignites my soul's momentum

But I Smile Anyway...

Musings and memories, words and wisdom... of a working family woman

Cath's Camera

life through my lens

The Nature of Things

A blog dedicated to flora, fauna and all the wonderful things in nature.

%d bloggers like this: