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.

Portrait 365/116

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 26th, 2017

Coffee Roaster J. Kirk Feiereisen and Actor/body worker, Jen Grigg, sit among their recent crop of California Poppies in the front yard of their Calistoga home. "Each of us had been devorced for about two weeks when we met at the Hydro three years ago...we've been friends since and "platonic" roomates just recently." "Three years ago this yard was waist deep in weeds. Last year I put in the wood chips and this year poppies." -J.Kirk Feiereisen (Clark James Mishler)

4:30 PM, Wednesday, April 26, 2017.   “Three years ago this yard was waist deep in weeds.  Last year I put in the wood chips and this year, poppies.”  -Platonic roommates J.Kirk Feiereisen and Jen Grigg sit among California Poppies in their front yard of their Calistoga home.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 26th, 2017

Santa Rosa resident and construction worker Daniel Salgado works on a remodel project on Myrtle Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

9:59 AM, Tuesday, April 25, 2017.  Santa Rosa resident and construction worker Daniel Salgado works on a remodel project on Myrtle Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 24th, 2017

Rove co-owner Jessica Maas cleans up after planting geraniums outside her store on Lincoln Avenue in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

4:42 PM, Monday, April 24, 2017.  Rove Boutique co-owner Jessica Maas sweeps up after planting geraniums outside her store on Lincoln Avenue in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 24th, 2017

Woman in orange dress, Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

10:05 AM, Sunday, April 23, 2017.  Woman in orange dress, Calistoga

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 23rd, 2017

Volunteer Pat Haynes arranges plants at the Calistoga Garden Club annual yard sale on Washington Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

11:01 AM, Saturday, April 22, 2017.  Volunteer Pat Haynes arranges items for sale at the Calistoga Garden Club annual plant sale on Washington Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 23rd, 2017

Jaun Garcia and Luis Morales work to prepare for Saturday's Monster Truck Show at the Calistoga Speedway. (Clark James Mishler)

6:54 PM, Friday, April 21, 2017.  Juan Garcia and Luis Morales work to prepare for Saturday’s Monster Truck Show at the Calistoga Speedway.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 23rd, 2017

Electronic technition Sean Watkins and Brewer, E.J. Coudert, ride their mountain bikes on Oak Hill Mine Trail, Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

6:30 PM, Thursday, April 20, 2017.  Electronic technician Sean Watkins and Brewer, E.J. Coudert, ride their mountain bikes on Oak Hill Mine Trail in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 19th, 2017

Vancouver resident Genevieve Sparold walks her parent's  Rhodesian Ridgeback dogs, Flash and Sue, at  Logvy Park while visiting Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:05 PM, Wednesday, April 19, 2017.  Vancouver resident Genevieve Spavold walks her parent’s Rhodesian Ridgeback dogs, Flash and Sue, at Logvy Park while visiting her family in Calistoga.

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Portrait 365/108.2

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 18th, 2017

"I was born in this house and the only way I'm leaving is with a toe tag!"  -Sonya Spencer takes a break from gardening in front of her house on Lake Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

3:45 PM, Tuesday, April 18, 2017.  “I was born in this house and the only way I’m leaving is with a toe tag!”  -Sonya Spencer takes a break from gardening in front of her house on Lake Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 18th, 2017

Saint Helena resident Alex Naavarrele, owner of Amado Landscaping, with his helper, Alejandro Casas, finish a project at a neighbor's home on School Street in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

3:28 PM, Tuesday, April 18, 2017.  Saint Helena resident Alex Navarrete, owner of Amado Landscaping, with his helper, Alejandro Casas, finish a project at a neighbor’s home on School Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 17th, 2017

"I work for my dad but eventually I want to go off the grid."  Donnie McMahn and his younger brother, Jackson, finish up a lawn at the corner of Berry and Myrtle Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

2:57 PM, Monday, April 17, 2017.  “I work for my dad but eventually I want to go off the grid.”   -Donnie McMahn and his younger brother, Jackson, finish up a lawn at the corner of Berry and Myrtle Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 16th, 2017

Kim Wedlake and her daughter, Sofia, hug outside their home on Easter morning in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

9:04 AM, Sunday, April 16, 2017.  After finding all the eggs carefully hidden in the yard and just before the rain, Kim Wedlake and her daughter, Sofia, hug outside their home on Easter morning in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 16th, 2017

Event planner Maia Zurawski with her dog, Senna, near the dog park in Saint Helena, CA  “Senna needs to run.  I live in San Francisco where he wasn’t getting enough exercise and my folks offered to keep him here.  I get up on weekends...we love our time together." (Clark James Mishler)

6:48 PM, Saturday, April 15, 2017.  “Senna needs to run. I live in San Francisco where he wasn’t getting enough exercise and my folks offered to keep him here. I get up on weekends…we love our time together.”  -Event planner Maia Zurawski stops with her dog, Senna, near the dog park in Saint Helena, CA.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 16th, 2017

My neighbor and vineyard owner, Jack Smith, pauses between projects in his barn workshop on School Street in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

9:32 AM, Friday, April 14, 2017.  “This is my favorite place to hang out.”  -Neighbor and vineyard owner, Jack Smith, pauses between projects in his barn workshop on School Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 15th, 2017

Semi-retired general contractor and Santa Rosa resident Al Ridgway works to restore a house on Cedar Street in Calistoga.  "This house had a great deal of water damage last year...I have been working to get it back up to code."  "I'm not supposed to smoke...of what the heck." (Clark James Mishler)

10:09 AM, Thursday, April 13, 2017.  “This house had a great deal of water damage last year…I’ve been working to get it back up to code.” “Since my stroke, I’m not supposed to smoke…oh what the heck.”   -Semi-retired general contractor and Santa Rosa resident Al Ridgway works to restore a house on Cedar Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 12th, 2017

"My father was a policeman, my brother is a policeman, and I tried being a security cop when my girlfriend was afraid I was becoming depressed.  Now I am a viticulturist in training...working for my girlfriend's grandfather...and much happier."   -Twenty four year old Sean ONeill in front of his family's home in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

5:35 PM, Wednesday, April 12, 2017.  “My father was a policeman, my brother is a policeman, and I tried being a security cop when my girlfriend was afraid I was becoming depressed.  Now I am a viticulturist in training…working for my girlfriend’s grandfather…and much happier.” -Twenty four year old Sean ONeill in front of his family’s home in Calistoga

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 12th, 2017

Julia Gamble with her brother, Noah, in front of her house in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

6:41 PM, Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  My neighbor Julia Gamble plays with her brother, Noah, in front of their house on a cool wet evening in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 11th, 2017

Summer can not be far away as six year old Kevin Rios goes up for a high hard one and five year old Roland King gets batting instruction from head coach Darren Bohan during the second practice of the new season for the "Bocats" T-Ball team at Calistoga Elementary School. (Clark James Mishler)

6:16 PM, Monday, April 10, 2017.  Summer can not be far away as six year old Kevin Rios goes up for a high hard one and five year old Roland King gets batting instruction from head coach Darren Bohan during the second practice of the new season for the “Bocats” T-Ball team at Calistoga Elementary School field.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 10th, 2017

Chef Danny Bobovnyik walks his three Chihuahuas: Sophie, Coco and Figaro on North Oak Street in Calistoga "Two of these are rescues...and one is a princess." (Clark James Mishler)

6:02 PM, Sunday, April 9, 2017.  “Two of these are rescues and a bit shy…Sophie thinks she’s a princess.”  -Chef Danny Bobovnyik walks his three Chihuahuas: Sophie, Coco and Figaro on North Oak Street in Calistoga.

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Portrait 365/98.2

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 9th, 2017

So, what is it you like about mud? "Ahh...pretty much everything." -Five year old Ryley Macleod plays in a puddle adjacent to his house on Maggie Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:37 PM, Saturday, April 8, 2017.  When I asked Ryley what he liked about mud, he replied thoughtfully:  “Well…pretty much everything.”   -Five year old Ryley Macleod plays in a puddle adjacent to his house on Maggie Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 9th, 2017

PUCE seventh and eighth grade students Londyn, Ashtyn, Lia, Michael, Trevor, Tyler and Ben pause from thier pick-up basketball game on Centennial Circle in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:20 PM, Saturday, April 8, 2017.  PUCE seventh and eighth grade students Londyn, Ashtyn, Lia, Michael, Trevor, Tyler and Ben pause from their pick-up basketball game on Centennial Circle in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 9th, 2017

Highschool friends, Monce Padilla and Luis Vega walk home together on a rainy day in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

3:21 PM, Friday, April 7, 2017.  High school friends, Monce Padilla and Luis Vega walk home together on a rainy day in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 9th, 2017

Wine Stewart Pierre Gouleret serves at the ten year anniversary celecbration of the Castello di Amorosa in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

2:11 PM, Thursday, April 6, 2017.  French Wine Stewart Pierre Gouleret serves at the ten year anniversary celebration of the Castello di Amorosa in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 9th, 2017

Professional gardener and 40 year resident of Calistoga, Lorenzo Perez stands at his front gate with his guard dog, Gramon. (Clark James Mishler)

5:53 PM, Wednesday, April 5, 2017.  Professional gardener and 40 year resident of Calistoga, Lorenzo Perez stands at his front gate with his not-so-scary guard dog, Gramon.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on April 5th, 2017

Volunteer Dick Engelhard prepares to spray the greens at the Calistoga Golf Course.  "This is perfect...no one will ever recognize me." (Clark James Mishler)

5:33 PM, Tuesday, April 4, 2017.  “This is perfect…no one will ever recognize me.”  -Volunteer Dick Engelhard prepares to spray the greens at the Calistoga Golf Course.

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