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 7th, 2017

Trombonist and educator Donna Parkes at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

5:06 PM, Tuesday, June 27, 2017.  Trombonist and educator Donna Parkes at the end of a day of instructing Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska

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"I want to make people laugh."  Theater Artist  Zeke Blackwell at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

6:29 PM, Monday, June 26, 2017.  “I want to make people laugh.”  -Theater Artist Zeke Blackwell peers through the kitchen Window of North Pacific Hall on a moist evening in Sitka, Alaska.

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Carver Tommy Joseph, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

2:05 PM, Sunday, June 25, 2017.  “I just sold my house and now will be living in my studio…it will be tight.”  Carver Tommy Joseph, Sitka, Alaska

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"I believe I am strong."  -Nineteen year old baker, Daniel Abril prpares bakegoods at the Back Door Cafe, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

11:22 AM, Sunday, June 25, 2017.  “I believe I am strong.” -Nineteen year old baker, Daniel Abril prepares bake goods at the Back Door Cafe, Sitka, Alaska.

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"This will look even better after I paint my face green."  -Printmaker and photographer Jessica Krichels tries out her costume for the 12 AM foot race at later that night in Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

4:05 PM, Saturday, June 24, 2017.  “This will look even better after I paint my face green.” -Print maker and photographer Jessica Krichels tries out her costume for the 12 AM foot race at later that night in Sitka, Alaska.

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Tsimshian Carver Abel Lee Ryan instructs at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

11:15 AM, Friday, June 23, 2017.  Tsimshian Carver Abel Lee Ryan demonstrates his carving techniques at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp in Sitka, Alaska.

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"I am a collector of stories.  Secretly, I want people to read my work and become better people."   -Novelist Andres Carlstein at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

4:11 PM, Thursday, June 22, 2017.  “I am a collector of stories. Secretly, I want people to read my work and become better people.” -Novelist Andres Carlstein after a day of teaching at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska

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"We don't like mornings when we have to rush." -Printmaker and photographer Jessica Krichels with her nine year old daughter Elia at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp in Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

7:41 AM, Wednesday, June 21, 2017.  “We don’t like mornings when we have to rush.” -Print maker, photographer and teacher Jessica Krichels makes breakfast with her nine year old daughter, Elia, at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp in Sitka, Alaska.

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"I had a very long relationship with a woman.  When that relationship ended recently, art saved my life."  -San Diego Multi-media Artist Roberto Salas at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

7:47 PM, Tuesday, June 20, 2017.  “I had a very long relationship with a woman. When that relationship ended recently, art saved my life.” -San Diego Multi-media Artist Roberto Salas spends a portion of his summers instructing at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska.

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Symphony floutist Kelly Zimba instructs at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska (Clark James Mishler)

7:47 PM, Monday, June 19, 2017.  “I just joined the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.  This has been my dream come true.”  Twenty seven year old flutist Kelly Zimba takes a moment from instructing students at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp in Sitka, Alaska.

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Charlie cleans up the dock after the annual crab feed in Sitka, Alaska.  paintman1939@hotmail.com (Clark James Mishler)

6:26 PM, Sunday, June 18, 2017.  Charlie cleans up the dock after the annual crab feed in Sitka, Alaska.

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"I believe Tesla was the epitome of genius."  -Student, mathamatician, singer and mountain runner Andre Bunton waits during a stop in Ketchikan on a flight from Seattle to his home in Juneau, Alaska. (Clark James Mishler)

5:49 PM, Saturday, June 17, 2017.  “I believe Tesla was the epitome of genius.” -Student, mathematician, singer and mountain runner Andre Bunton waits during a stop in Ketchikan on a flight from Seattle to his home in Juneau, Alaska.

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"I am a very visual person with an interest in Math."  -Architect and design and construction management organizer Pam Kinzie in the house she designed on North Oak in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

7 PM, Friday, June 16, 2017.  “I am a very visual person with an interest in Math.” -Architect and design and construction management organizer Pam Kinzie in the house she designed on North Oak in Calistoga

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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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