Author Archive | Rebecca Quandt

Tour-goers in the new gallery area of the Belluschi House (photo by Drew Nasto)

That’s a Wrap! Over 800 People Attended the 2014 Restore Oregon Mid-Century Modern Home Tour

Over Mother’s Day weekend more than 800 people took part in the celebration of architect Pietro Belluschi’s Mid-Century Modern residential work, producing record breaking attendance and setting the bar even higher for next year’s event. The “Belluschi weekend” started Friday night at the Portland Art Museum where accomplished architect, Tony Belluschi, lectured to more than […]

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The c. 1884 Flavel house is one of the best preserved examples<br />of Queen Anne architecture in the Pacific Northwest. Photo<br />Courtesy of Peter Murphey/1859 Magazine.

Opportunity Knocks for a Hands-On Plasterwork Workshop

Only one spot is left for this weekend’s ornamental plaster repair workshop taking place at the historic Capt. George Flavel House Museum in Astoria. Participants of Clatsop Community College’s (CCC) two day workshop will learn how to create plaster mix and molding templates, as well as proper instillation of new crown molding. Listed on the […]

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