Clark James Mishler
The Three Minute Portrait.
Started on the first day of January, 2010, I have produced at least one portrait each day since. The average time for each portrait is 3 minutes. Here are the results.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on November 30th, 2015

Creative Specialist Chris Marcinkowski with his protege, Jesika Allen, while painting a store window on Lincoln Avenue in downtown Calistoga.  "There are people who paint windows and there are artists who paint windows...I like to think of myself in the latter category."  mrkurisu@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

5:30 PM, Monday, November 30, 2015.  “There are people who paint windows and there are artists who paint windows…I like to think of myself in the latter category.”   -Creative Specialist Chris Marcinkowski with his protege, Jesika Allen, while painting a store window on Lincoln Avenue in downtown Calistoga.

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Teammates Sammy, Manuel and Manuel just prior to an afternoon practice in Calistoga, CA  " If you practice more you will be able to dream as far as you want."   manuel246@calistogajusd.org (© Clark James Mishler)

4:15 PM, Sunday, November 29, 2015.  Teammates Sammy Cruz, Manuel Zavala and Manuel Garcia, just prior to an afternoon practice in Calistoga, CA ” This is what we want to say:  If you practice more you will be able to dream as far as you want.”

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Lourdes Hernandes supervises her father's vegetable booth at the Calistoga Saturday Market.  "We have the best peppers, anywhere." (© Clark James Mishler)

1:45 PM, Saturday,  November 28, 2015.  Nine year old Lourdes Hernandes supervises her father’s vegetable booth at the Calistoga Saturday Market. “I turn ten next week…I want a computer…we don’t even have a cell phone.”

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Damian Lagle, Wine Guide, at the Huge Bear Tasting Room in Calistoga, CA.  "I went from growing grapes to the retail side of the business...I love the interaction of the retail side but I miss the vinyard...growing grapes, like growing anything, its acheiving zen."  damian@hugebearwines.com (© Clark James Mishler)

6:30 PM, Friday, November 27, 2015.  Damian Lagle, Wine Guide, at the Huge Bear Tasting Room in Calistoga, CA. “I went from growing grapes to the retail side of the business…I love the interaction of the retail side but I miss the vineyard…growing grapes, like growing anything, its achieving zen.”

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Two year old Lucas Shuler just before Thanksgiving dinner at the Mishler house in Calistoga (© Clark James Mishler)

11:45 AM, Thursday, November 26, 2015.  Two year old Lucas Shuler with a watering can just before Thanksgiving dinner at the Mishler house in Calistoga.

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Retired accounting cleark for Sterling Vinyard, Emily Demmin with 120 pound dog, Dinah, in front of her home on Cedar Street in Calistoga.  ead1947@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

5:15 PM, Wednesday, November 25, 2015.  Retired accounting clerk for Sterling Vineyard, Emily Demmin with 120 pound dog, Dinah, in front of her home on Cedar Street in Calistoga.

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Brothers and Ben and Tommy McPhee with friend, Jimmy, test out the athletic equipent at the Target store in Santa Rosa, California. "Yes, its an enless suppy of athletic equipment for these guys." -Michelle McPhee mlv_mcphee@yahoo.com (© Clark James Mishler)

2:45 PM, Tuesday, November 24, 2015.  Brothers and Ben and Tommy McPhee with friend, Jimmy, test out the athletic equipment at the Target store in Santa Rosa, California.  “Yes, its an endless supply of athletic equipment for these guys.”  -Michelle McPhee

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Simply Landscapes owner Tony Dang with his six year old son, Noah, at a work site on School Street in Calistoga, California.  "I've been working as a landscaper since I was ten years old...my son is off school this week, so I thought I would bring him along."  generallandscapes@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

4:30 PM, Monday, November 23, 2015.  Simply Landscapes owner Tony Dang with his six year old son, Noah, at a work site on School Street in Calistoga, California. “I’ve been working as a landscaper since I was ten years old…my son is off school this week, so I thought I would bring him along…he likes hanging out with me.”

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Allen Shuler prunes tree limbs in his yard in Martinez, California (© Clark James Mishler)

3:30 PM, Sunday, November 22, 2015.  Allen Shuler prunes tree limbs in his yard in Martinez, California.

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Chris McGee and family board an Alaksa Airlines jet at Seattle, WA  cmcgee@alaskagrowth.com (© Clark James Mishler)

4:45 PM, Saturday, November 21.  Alaskan Chris McGee and family board an Alaska Airlines jet at Seattle, WA

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Bart Simmons, Anchorage, AK (© Clark James Mishler)

8 PM, Friday, November 20, 2015. Bart Simmons outside the Century 16 Theater, Anchorage, Alaska

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Hamaila Qureshi sells tickets at the Anchorage Museum.  hamaila.qureshi@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

2 PM, Thursday, November 19, 2015.  Hamaila Qureshi sells tickets at the Anchorage Museum.

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Erin Bachman at Fire Island Bakery in Anchorage, AK  erinak3@gmailc.om (© Clark James Mishler)

7 PM, Wednesday, November 18, 2015.  High School student Erin Bachman at Fire Island Bakery in Anchorage, Alaska

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Six month old LeBron at Fred Meyers in Anchorage, AK minnie.oktollik@gmail.com (Minnie Lane) (© Clark James Mishler)

2:30 PM, Tuesday, November 17, 2015.  Six month old LeBron Lane at Fred Meyers in Anchorage, AK.  “We’re not buying the bears…they’re just to keep him propped up!”  -Minnie Lane

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Man reading magazine at Oakland International Airport (© Clark James Mishler)

1:15 PM, Monday,  November16, 2015.  A man reading magazine at Oakland International Airport.

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Five year old Mya Shuler organizes the pantry at her home in Martinez, California (© Clark James Mishler)

7:45 PM, Sunday, November 15, 2015.  Five year old Mya Shuler loves to organize the pantry at her home in Martinez, California.  “Mya received the organization gene from both her father and me…she does a great job!”  -Jennifer Shuler

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on November 14th, 2015

Nick Hope with his son, George, in front of their home on West Myrtle Street in Calistoga, CA. "I'm 91, a holocaust survivor and I built 61 homes in this neighborhood in the 1960's and 70's...the streets, the sidewalks, I built it all." (© Clark James Mishler)

11:15 AM, Saturday, November 14, 2015.  “I’m 91, a holocaust survivor, and I built 42 homes in this neighborhood from 1961 through 1984…the streets, the sidewalks, I built it all.”  -Nick Hope with his son, George, in front of their home on West Myrtle Street in Calistoga, CA.

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Frost is released into the early morning air as Ana Baltazar removes dead vines at Boeschen Vineyards near Saint Helena, CA anabbaltazar@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

9:30 AM, Friday, November 13, 2015.  Frost is released into the morning air as Ana Baltazar removes dead vines at Boeschen Vineyards near Saint Helena, CA.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on November 12th, 2015

My neighbor Anna Johansson with her son, Leonardo and daughter, Ella, on their way home from school, Cedar Street, Calistoga, CA. annabuilt@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

4 PM, Thursday, November12, 2015.  “I am an artist…I need to state that…don’t you think?”   -My neighbor Anna Johansson with her son, Leonardo and daughter Ella, on their way home from school, Cedar Street, Calistoga, CA

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on November 11th, 2015

thriteen year old Anthony Espinoza and his one year old brother, Franco, near their home in Calistoga, CA "I want to be a lawyer some day...I like to argue." espinoza8724@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

6 PM, Wednesday, November 11, 2015.  “I want to be a lawyer some day…I like to argue.”   -Thirteen year old Anthony Cortez and his one year old step brother, Franco, near their home in Calistoga, CA

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Keifer Plummer stacks shelves at the Safeway in Pleasant Hill California.  "I would like to be a cook someday."  keiferp78@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

7:15 PM, Tuesday, November 10, 2015.  “I would like to be a cook someday.”  -Keifer Plummer stacks shelves at the Safeway in Pleasant Hill California.

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Master gardener Rachelle Benney wirh her dog, Daisey, Calistoga, CA (© Clark James Mishler)

6:15 PM, Monday, November 9, 2015.  Master gardener Rachelle Benney with her dog, Daisy, in Calistoga, CA.

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Sunday morning at the home of  the Shuler Family, Martinez, CA (© Clark James Mishler)

10:15 AM, Sunday, November 8, 2015.  Sunday morning at the home of the Shuler Family, Martinez, CA.

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Diablo Valley students and late night skateboarders Michael, Sid, Burgess & Elliot at the Lafayette BART Station  elliotchampion@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

8 PM, Saturday, November 7, 2015.  Diablo Valley students and evening skateboarders Michael, Sid, Burgess & Elliot at the Lafayette BART Station.

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High school senior Dustin Anderson with his dogs Bodhi and Cyan in Calistoga, CA  "I'm on the football team and our last game was this week...I dislocated one of my fingers."  "Why the American flag?"  "I wanted to wear it today...patriatism, I guess."  dustin.anderson1473@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

5:15 PM, Friday, November 6, 2015.  “I’m on the football team and our last game was this week…I dislocated one of my fingers.” “Why the American flag?” “I wanted to wear it today…patriotism, I guess.”  -High school senior Dustin Anderson with his dogs, Bodhi and Cyan, in Calistoga, CA

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