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 July 20th, 2017

Nicole Laumb anticipates opening night for the Flynn Creek Circus in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

7:51 PM, Thursday, July 20, 2017.  Nicole Laumb anticipates opening night for the Flynn Creek Circus in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 20th, 2017

Seven year old Saylor studies an Eastern Lobber Grasshopper with entomologist, Stephanie "Dr. Beetle Lady" at Camp Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

2:02 PM, Wednesday, July 19, 2017.  “Until today, I never much liked insects.”  -Seven year old Saylor studies an Eastern Lobber Grasshopper with entomologist, Stephanie “Dr. Beetle Lady” Dole, at Camp Calistoga.

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

"We are stunned by the enthusiam of the American people...they are very positive.  I think French people complain too much...forgetting what is great about France."  -French jugglers Clementine and Bastian Stadler work with the Flynn Creek Circus  in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

10:22 AM, Tuesday, July 18, 2017.  “We are stunned by the enthusiasm of the American people…they are very positive.  I think French people complain too much…forgetting what is great about France.”  -French jugglers Clementine and Bastian Stadler perform with the Flynn Creek Circus during their run in Calistoga.

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

"I had an underwater welding accident four years ago.  So far, I have had seven opperations on my legs and none of the skin grafts have been successful.  We are hopeful the the next one will work."  -Healdsburg residents Matt Tapparo and Ashley Zelmer visit Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

6:41 PM, Monday, July 17, 2017.  “I had an underwater welding accident four years ago. So far, I have had seven operations on my legs and none of the skin grafts have been successful. We are hopeful the the next one will work.” -Healdsburg residents Matt Tapparo and Ashley Zelmer visit Calistoga.

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

"I'm digging a hole for a giant rock...I can't wait to move up here permenantly."  -Brad Darfler works on his front yard in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

9:34 AM, Sunday, July 16, 2017.  “I’m digging a hole for a giant rock…I can’t wait to move up here permanently.” -Brad Darfler works on the front yard of his new home on Myrtle Street in Calistoga.

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

"I'm not sure what we can do, as individuales, we are very small and the world is very big. How do we, collectively, affect global warming? With that said, we are all responsible to take care of the world the Lord has given us." -Belmont resident and Russian Orthodox priest, Father Peter, awaits an afternoon wedding he is to officiate on a very warm day in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

11:54 AM, Saturday, July 15, 2017.  “I’m not sure what we can do as individuals…we are very small and the world is very big.  How do we, collectively, affect global warming?  With that said, we are all responsible to take care of the world the Lord has given us.”  -Belmont resident and Russian Orthodox priest, Father Peter, awaits an afternoon wedding he is to officiate on a very warm day in Calistoga.

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

"I just sold my house and everything I own.  At the end of the month, I will ride my motorcycle to Seattle, buy a sailboat and circle the world.  I also need to find a woman who likes boats."  -Steven Bode, age 55, contemplates the next phase of his life in front of his father's home in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

9:35 AM, Friday, July 14, 2017.  “I just sold my house and everything I own.  At the end of the month, I will ride my motorcycle to Seattle, buy a sailboat and circle the world…I also need to find a woman who likes boats.” -Steven Bode, age 55, contemplates the next phase of his life in front of his father’s home in Calistoga.

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

Seven year old Maddy affixes wings to her five year old cousin, Charlie, during Concert in the Park at Pioneer Park in Calistoga, CA. (Clark James Mishler)

6:36 PM, Thursday, July 13, 2017.  Seven year old Maddy affixes wings to her five year old cousin, Charlie, during Concert in the Park at Pioneer Park in Calistoga, CA.

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

"Ive been in the beer business 25 years...I'm a people person and everyone is happy to see me.  Unfortunately, I'm not much of a beer drinker."  -Delivery driver Michael McCoy, Seattle, WA (Clark James Mishler)

12:15 PM, Wednesday, July 12, 2017.  “Ive been in the beer business 25 years…I’m a people person and everyone is always happy to see me…unfortunately, I’m not much of a beer drinker.”  -Delivery driver Michael McCoy, Seattle

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

Kids climb on  rock on Washington's Snoqualmie River. (Clark James Mishler)

2:44 PM, Tuesday, July 11, 2017.  Teens climb atop a rock on Washington’s Snoqualmie River east of Seattle.

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

Assistant gardener Patty Schuchart works on the home of Brian Coleman at 2018 Nob Hill Avenue in the Queen Anne neighborhood of Seattle (Clark James Mishler)

11:05 AM, Monday, July 10, 2017.  “This is a famous Seattle house…I am very proud of my work here.”  -Horticulturist Patty Schuchart grooms the grounds weekly at the home of Brian Coleman at 2018 Nob Hill Avenue in the Queen Anne neighborhood of Seattle.

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

Seven year old Samaria dances to Little Sara and the Nightowls at Phil and Molly Cook's 50th wedding anniversary in Shoreline, Washington. (Clark James Mishler)

4:38 PM, Sunday, July 9, 2017.  Seven year old Samaria dances to Little Sara and the Night Owls at Phil and Molly Cook’s 50th wedding anniversary in Shoreline, Washington.

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

"I've been a marriage and family therapist for 20 years...it's my life's work."  -Gerald Chambers waits for his flight at Oakland International Airport. (Clark James Mishler)

8:18 AM, Saturday, July 8, 2017.  “I’ve been a marriage and family therapist for 20 years…it’s my life’s work.” -Gerald Chambers waits for his flight at Oakland International Airport.

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

Mya and her brother Lucus prepare for an afteronn at the Community Pool in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

12:58 PM, Friday, July 7, 2017.  Mya and her brother Lucas prepare for an afternoon at the Community Pool in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

Six year old Mya holds a giant zucchini fresh from the Mishler garden in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:20 PM, Thursday, July 6, 2017.  Six year old Mya holds a giant zucchini fresh from the Mishler garden in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

Nanci Smith sweeps up in front of her home in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

9:17 AM, Wednesday, July 5, 2017.  I spent the night up in the valley last night…but I could still hear the fireworks!”  -Nanci Smith sweeps up in front of her home in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

Young members of the Saint Helena's Ballet Folklorico "El Valle" contemplate their participation just minutes before start of the Calistoga Fourth of July Parade (Clark James Mishler)

10:38 AM, Tuesday, July 4, 2017.  Elina and Melina, members of the Saint Helena’s Ballet Folklorico, “El Valle”, contemplate their participation just minutes before start of the Calistoga Fourth of July Parade.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

"We love the Fourth of July.  Years ago we started the Myrtle Street Deadenders Marching Kazoo Band and we marched in Calistoga's parade.  We did that until we couldn't march any more."  - Jack Ramsey and Chris Zinn prepare for Fourth of July at their home on Myrtle Street in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

9:38 AM, Monday, July 3, 2017.  “We love the Fourth of July. Years ago we started the Myrtle Street Deadenders Marching Kazoo Band and we marched in Calistoga’s parade. We did that until we couldn’t march any more.”     – Jack Ramsey and Chris Zinn prepare for Fourth of July at their home on Myrtle Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

Sonoma County resident, house painter, and weekend bull wrangler, Manuel Anduiano, assists at Charreria (Mexican Rodeo) over the Fourth of July weekend in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

7 PM, Sunday, July 2, 2017.  “No, I do not ride the bulls…those guys are crazy!”  -Sonoma County resident, house painter, and weekend bull wrangler, Manuel Anduiano, assists at “Charreria” (Mexican Rodeo) over the Fourth of July weekend in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

"Sales are very very good!"  -Adolfo Pena owner of Evaquero Western Wear sells hats during the Napa County Fairgrounds July Fourth weekend celebration in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

4:24 PM, Sunday, July 2, 2017.  “Sales are very very good!” -Adolfo Pena owner of Evaquero Western Wear sells hats during the Napa County Fairgrounds July Fourth weekend celebration in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

"We're on our way to Sea Base High Adverture Camp in Florida...it's on an island...we're very excited."  -Boyscout brothers Bjorn and Alexander Phillips await their flight at Seattle Tacoma International Airport. (Clark James Mishler)

3:25 PM, Saturday, July 1, 2017.  “We’re on our way to Sea Base High Adventure Camp in Florida…it’s on an island…we’re very excited.”  -Boy Scout brothers Bjorn and Alexander Phillips await their flight at Seattle Tacoma International Airport.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

Visual story teller, film maker and teacher Javier Barboza at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

8:11 AM, Friday, June 30, 2017.  Los Angeles based visual story teller and film maker Javier Barboza teaches at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp in Sitka, Alaska.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

Digital photography students photograph  the wilderness of Sitka Historic National Park while attending  the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

11:14 AM, Thursday, June 29, 2017.  Digital photography middle school students photograph the wilderness of Sitka Historic National Park while attending the Sitka Fine Arts Camp in Sitka, Alaska

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

"I am someone who repeats multiple excerpts every single day...and this is completely non artistict."  - Violinist Hyejin Koh while teaching at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

6:25 PM, Wednesday, June 28, 2017.  “I am someone who repeats multiple excerpts every single day…and this is completely non artistic.” – Violinist Hyejin Koh teaches at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp in Sitka, Alaska.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on July 7th, 2017

Harlem bassed visual artist Dionis Ortiz at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

4:43 PM, Wednesday, June 28, 2017.  Harlem based visual artist Dionis Ortiz instructs at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp in Sitka, Alaska.