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 June 16th, 2017

Dawn Bunetta attends Concerts in the Park, Pioneer Park, Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

7:50 PM, Thursday, June 15, 2017.  “Woman with the hummingbird tattoo”  -Dawn Bunetta enjoys the new lawn at the season’s first “Concert in the Park” at Pioneer Park in Calistoga.

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

Medical Assistant Ashley Seu contemplates her day inside her car outside her place of work in Saint Helena. (Clark James Mishler)

9:43 AM, Wednesday, June 14, 2017.  Medical Assistant Ashley Seu peers through the reflection on her windshield as she contemplates her day outside her place of work in Saint Helena.

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

"I graduated from Saint Helena High School in 1943, went to work at the Mare Island Shipyard in Vallejo and continued to work there for 37 years.  I worked with some of the early computers...IBM, Univac, Ninety three year old Mary Edano stands near her home in Saint Helena, California. (Clark James Mishler)

8:30 AM, Wednesday, June 14, 2017.  “I graduated from Saint Helena High School in 1943, went to work at the Mare Island Shipyard in Vallejo and continued to work there for 37 years.  I worked with some of the early computers…IBM, Honeywell, and Univac.  I bought this house in 1952 and I’ve been here ever since.”  – Ninety three year old Mary Edano stands near her home in Saint Helena, California.

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

"We're going into the 7th grade but we're not freaked out...we've got friends there."   -Twelve year old friends Ruben Gallarado and Oscar Maldonado rest at the corner of Third and Washington Streets after an afternoon of basketball in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:19 PM, Tuesday, June 13, 2017.  “We’re going into the 7th grade but we’re not freaked out…we’ve got friends there.”  -Twelve year old friends Ruben Gallarado and Oscar Maldonado rest at the corner of Third and Washington Streets after an afternoon of basketball in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 13th, 2017

My introspective six year old neighbor, Ella , examines her environment in the last light of the day on a balmy evening in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

7:09 PM, Monday, June 12, 2017.  My introspective six year old neighbor, Ella , examines her environment in the last light of the day on a balmy evening in Calistoga.

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

"I was recently attached by a pitbull. Eventually I let my dogs loose and they all quicky out-ran the pitbull. We're all still very nervous." Lesley Bursten walks with her husband, Stuart, and their two Salukis, Gabby and Mira, and Italian Greyhound, Bernard, near Lake Street in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

7:19 PM, Sunday, June 11, 2017.  “I was recently attached by a very aggressive pitbull.  Eventually I let my dogs loose and they quickly out-ran the pitbull. We’re all still very nervous.”  -Lesley Bursten walks with her husband, Stuart, their two Salukis, Gabby and Mira, and Italian Greyhound, Bernard, near Lake Street in Calistoga.

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

Princess Victoria Montanez takes a moment away from her family and friends during her June 10 celecbration in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

6:56 PM, Saturday, June 10, 2017.  Princess Victoria Montanez takes a moment away from her family and friends during her June 10 celebration in Calistoga.

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

"Next week we start a Segway Food Tour of Calistoga. We encourage people to come hungry as we sample all the best restaurants in town (burp!)." -Gale Tyner, of Napa Valley Segway Tours, leads group of visitors on a historical tour of Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

10:28 AM, Friday, June 9, 2017.  “Next week we start a Segway Food Tour of Calistoga.  We encourage people to come hungry as we intend to sample all the best restaurants in town (burp!).”   -Gale Tyner, of Napa Valley Segway Tours, leads group of visitors on a historical tour of Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 8th, 2017

High school senior Angelina Garcia with her boyfriend, Daniel Montanez, who recently graduated from Calistoga High School (Clark James Mishler)

5:57 PM, Thursday, June 8, 2017.  Angelina wants to Marry a rich man…that’s why I’m going to college to study kinesiology…they make a lot of money.” -Recent high school graduate Daniel Montanez, discusses the future with his girlfriend, Angelina Martinez, on Fair Way Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 8th, 2017

"My wife unually carries West...it is unusual for me to wear this thing." -Vineyard owner Brian Harlen with his six month old son, West, in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

5:37 PM, Wednesday, June 7, 2017.  “My wife usually carries West…it’s unusual for me to wear this thing.”  -Vineyard owner Brian Harlen with his six month old son, West, near their home in Calistoga

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 8th, 2017

Rachel Melick runs with her dog, Zeke, on Oak Hill Mine Trail in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

6:15 PM, Tuesday, June 6, 2017.  Calistoga Recreation Department Director Rachel Melick runs with her dog, Zeke, on Oak Hill Mine Trail on a beautiful evening in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 6th, 2017

"We lived in Santa Rosa and had to get in the car to go anywhere.  Now that we live in Calistoga, we ride our bikes everywhere."  -Para-Special Ed instuctor Melinda Mendoza with her kids: Nataline, Emily, and Anthony, in front of their home on Grant Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:50 PM, Monday, June 5, 2017.  “We lived in Santa Rosa and had to get in the car to go anywhere. Now that we live in Calistoga, we ride our bikes everywhere.” -Para-Special Ed instructor Melinda Mendoza with her kids: Natalie, Emily, and Anthony, in front of their home on Grant Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 4th, 2017

"I turn 82 on Thursday...I am over committed, over wrought, and over the moon!"  -Art patron Martha Casselman at the home of Chick Harrity and Yvonne Henry in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

2:42 PM, Sunday, June 4, 2017.  “I turn 82 on Thursday…I am over committed, over wrought, and over the moon!”  -Art patron Martha Casselman at the home of Chick Harrity and Yvonne Henry in Calistoga

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 4th, 2017

Wine maker and 14 year resident of Calistoga Julie Dumoland and her border collie, Tipper, return  from the Calistoga Saturday Market. (Clark James Mishler)

12:23 PM, Saturday, June 3, 2017.  Wine maker and 14 year resident of Calistoga Julie Dumoland and her border collie, Tipper, return from the Calistoga Saturday Market.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 3rd, 2017

Vineyard worker Ismael DeAquino waits to congratulate his cousin after her high school graduation ceremony at the Calistoga Speedway. (Clark James Mishler)

8:44 PM, Friday, June 2, 2017.  In the last light of the day, vineyard worker Ismael DeAquino waits to congratulate his cousin after her high school graduation ceremony at the Calistoga Speedway.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 2nd, 2017

"We collect sticks and toss them in the river for Athena. Since my fall and brain injury in October, Athena has been great theropy for me." Lisa Humphry and Adam Reminton with 18 month old Athena on Cedar Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:37 PM, Thursday, June 1, 2017.  “We collect sticks and toss them in the river for Athena.  Since my fall…and brain injury…in October, Athena has been great therapy for me.”  -Lisa Humphry and Adam Remington with 18 month old “loaner dog”, Athena, on Cedar Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 2nd, 2017

We are budding floral designers and this selection is for our trial run before creating flowers for a friend's wedding at the end of June."  -Tennesse and Christy select flowers at the San Francisco Flower Market. (Clark James Mishler)

10:25 AM, Wednesday, May 31, 2017.  “I am a budding floral designers and this selection is for our trial run before creating flowers for a friend’s wedding at the end of June.”  -Christy selects flowers at the San Francisco Flower Market.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on June 2nd, 2017

Barber Jennifer Johansen and bartender, Genesys Flores in the sculpture garden at the SFMOMA (Clark James Mishler)

3:20 PM, Tuesday, May 30, 2017.  Barber Jennifer Johansen and bartender, Genesys Flores investigate the sculpture garden at the SFMOMA.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 29th, 2017

Cindy Eddy, President of the Auxiliary to Sons of Union Veterins of the Civil War, remembers those who served during the Civil War during a Memorial Day ceremony at Pioneer Cemetary in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

10:18 AM, Monday, Memorial Day, May 29, 2017.  Cindy Eddy, President of the Auxiliary to Sons of Union Veterins of the Civil War, remembers those who served during the Civil War during a Memorial Day ceremony at Pioneer Cemetery in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 29th, 2017

Yessica Lopez, Silvia Romero, Heydy Romero, Jasmin Lopez and one year old Isabel Guerrero, sit on the porch of their house in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

6:13 PM, Sunday, May 28, 2017.  Yessica Lopez, Silvia Romero, Heydy Romero, Jasmin Lopez and one year old Isabel Guerrero, sit on the porch of their home in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 29th, 2017

"I've been working helping at this booth for 13 years."  -Sixteen year old Citlalli Garcia sells home made Tamales with help from her seven year old cousin, Sofia, at the Calistoga Saturday Market (Clark James Mishler)

11:44 AM, Saturday, May 27, 2017.  “I’ve been working helping at this booth for 13 years.” -Sixteen year old Citlalli Garcia sells home made Tamales with help from her seven year old cousin, Sofia, at the Calistoga Saturday Market.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 29th, 2017

Editor Pat Hampton reads today's paper at her desk at the Calistoga Tribune offices. (Clark James Mishler)

3:12 PM, Friday, May 26, 2017.  Editor in Chief Pat Hampton takes a moment to review today’s paper at her desk at the Calistoga Tribune offices.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 25th, 2017

"My aunt started the US residency process for me in Mexico fourteen years ago. I've been here two months and I am totally legal!" -Nineteen year old Marvin Mendez pauses on Berry Street while walking home in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

4:41 PM, Thursday, May 25, 2017.  “My aunt started the US residency process for me in Mexico fourteen years ago. I’ve been here two months…I’m totally legal!” -Nineteen year old Marvin Mendez pauses on Berry Street while walking home in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 25th, 2017

Hills Pinting employee and Santa Rosa resident, Louis Ivarra, paints a home on School Street in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

9:24 AM, Wednesday, May 24, 2017.  Hills Painting employee and Santa Rosa resident, Louis Ivarra, paints a home on School Street in Calistoga.

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

Elizabeth Sandoval with her six year old sons, Damian and Daniel, visit her mother's house in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

6:15 PM, Tuesday, May 23, 2017.  “My mom, my dad, grandma, aunts, uncles…they all live here.”  -Elizabeth Sandoval with her six year old sons, Damian and Daniel, visit her mother’s house in Calistoga.

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