Austin Art Walk 10K – 09/26/2015

Walk started at this church.

Walk started at this church.

 

Walkers registering.

Walkers registering.

 

Barrel Cactus

Barrel Cactus

Nice patio balcony.

Nice patio balcony.

First of many fancy gates.

First of many fancy gates.

Rock house.

Rock house.

Another nice gate.

Another nice gate.

Street art in Fairy Alley.

Street art in Fairy Alley.

Wall art along the alley.

Wall art along the alley.

Admiring the home.

Admiring the home.

Clock gears on home of artist Suvi Aika.

Clock gears on home of artist Suvi Aika.

Artistic steps.

Artistic steps.

Her yard is a wildlife habitat.

Her yard is a wildlife habitat.

Front porch.

Front porch.

Sunken house.

Sunken house.

Interesting but I wouldn't want to live there.

Interesting but I wouldn’t want to live there.

Purple Martin habitat

Purple Martin habitat

Clothespins are blocking the entrance.

Clothespins are blocking the entrance.

Historical marker for 1875 home.

Historical marker for 1875 home.

This is the home.

This is the home.

Pillar entrance looks newer than the fence.

Pillar entrance looks newer than the fence.

Rick at the checkpoint.

Rick at the checkpoint.

Siba and Carol at checkpoint. Volunteer manning has his back to the camera.

Siba and Carol at checkpoint. Volunteer manning has his back to the camera.

Nice bridge.

Nice bridge.

Park Policeman's memorial.

Park Policeman’s memorial.

Entrance to the Umlauf Sculpture Park.

Entrance to the Umlauf Sculpture Park.

Rose, Darlene and another volksmarcher headed back in.

Rose, Darlene and another volksmarcher headed back in.

Log cabin (no marker)

Log cabin (no marker)

Award winning Pecan Tree.

Award winning Pecan Tree.

Plaque for the Pecan Tree.

Plaque for the Pecan Tree.

WPA? marker on wall of sunken garden.

National Youth Administration (WPA?) marker on wall of sunken garden.

No plants in the garden.

No plants in the garden.

Bridge over Barton Creek.

Bridge over Barton Creek.

Gravel path along condo fence.

Gravel path along condo fence.

Barton Creek Cando building #6.

Barton Creek Condo building #6.

Artistic old truck.

Artistic old truck.

Back at the checkpoint.

Back at the checkpoint.

Entrance to Sculpture Garden belonging to David Stromeyer.

Entrance to Sculpture Garden belonging to David Stromeyer.

Another sculpture.

Another sculpture.

Looking back as we entered the garden.

Looking back as we entered the garden.

Art?

Art?

Another sculpture.

Another sculpture.

And another one.

And another one.

One last sculpture.

One last sculpture.

Carol posed for me back at the entrance.

Carol posed for me back at the entrance.

The Stromeyer House.

The Stromeyer House.

Another gate.

Another gate.

This house is tiny from the front, but when you get past it stretches back quite a ways.

This house is tiny from the front, but when you get past it stretches back quite a ways.

Spanish style home.

Spanish style home.

Colorful front door.

Colorful front door.

Chandelier in the garden.

Chandelier in the garden.

Whirly Gig

Whirly Gig

Another nice rock house.

Another nice rock house.

Stop sign with crochet leaves.

Stop sign with crochet leaves.

Interesting decorations.

Interesting decorations.

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I am an avid Volksmarcher. I belong to Texas County Walkers in Mesquite.
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One Response to Austin Art Walk 10K – 09/26/2015

  1. BoobOnARock says:

    Your pics always make me miss Texas! 🙂

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