Posts tagged "cool"

Cool “Louisiana Sports” images

A few nice Louisiana Sports images I found:

Huge Mural in Downtown Shreveport


Image by cybertoad
"Shreveport’s history and heritage can also be seen on the "Once in a "Millennium Moon" mega mural. This mural ties this area’s cultural legacy together. It is the largest public outdoor mural in the country spanning some 30,000 square feet on the 12-story AT&T building in downtown Shreveport. On the mural, the Caddo Indians, the area’s military installation Barksdale Air Force Base, and family heirlooms and community artifacts are depicted." link

"During the first two months of the Millennium Year, Meg Saligman and the staff of the Shreveport Regional Arts Council met with more than 75 organizations, interviewed hundreds of individuals about their ideas and heritage, photographed thousands of people for the mural and read every book written about this area!

Meg’s painting plan involved more than 2,600 people! She perfected a “paint by number” grid that is applied to sheets of plastic cloth. Once painted the cloth is “floated in acrylic” on the wall, much like wallpaper installation. Paint Parties were held all over Shreveport! Festival sites, parks, club meetings, art galleries, bank lobbies, and schools became home to paint sessions. The public commitment to work on the mural was awesome! More than 40% of the total mural has been painted by the community…" link

Used in this blog post.

AT&T Building Mural – Side 2


Image by cybertoad
"Shreveport’s history and heritage can also be seen on the "Once in a "Millennium Moon" mega mural. This mural ties this area’s cultural legacy together. It is the largest public outdoor mural in the country spanning some 30,000 square feet on the 12-story AT&T building in downtown Shreveport. On the mural, the Caddo Indians, the area’s military installation Barksdale Air Force Base, and family heirlooms and community artifacts are depicted." link

"During the first two months of the Millennium Year, Meg Saligman and the staff of the Shreveport Regional Arts Council met with more than 75 organizations, interviewed hundreds of individuals about their ideas and heritage, photographed thousands of people for the mural and read every book written about this area!

Meg’s painting plan involved more than 2,600 people! She perfected a “paint by number” grid that is applied to sheets of plastic cloth. Once painted the cloth is “floated in acrylic” on the wall, much like wallpaper installation. Paint Parties were held all over Shreveport! Festival sites, parks, club meetings, art galleries, bank lobbies, and schools became home to paint sessions. The public commitment to work on the mural was awesome! More than 40% of the total mural has been painted by the community…" link

7 comments - What do you think?
Posted by Kayra - September 5, 2014 at 11:06 pm

Categories: Louisiana Sports   Tags: , , ,

Cool “Louisiana Music” images

Check out these Louisiana Music images:

Wayne Toups and ZydeCajun


Image by Witty Name
Toups inducted into Louisiana Music Hall of Fame at the Festival de Musique Acadienne Oct. 10, 2010

Wayne Toups and ZydeCajun


Image by Witty Name
Toups inducted into Louisiana Music Hall of Fame at the Festival de Musique Acadienne Oct. 10, 2010

Wayne Toups and ZydeCajun


Image by Witty Name
Toups inducted into Louisiana Music Hall of Fame at the Festival de Musique Acadienne Oct. 10, 2010

Be the first to comment - What do you think?
Posted by Kayra - June 21, 2014 at 12:41 pm

Categories: Louisiana Music   Tags: , , ,

Louisiana Redfish

Cajun Bacon – Capt. Blair samples some of the fishing after Hurrican Katrina in Venice, Louisiana on this episode of Addictive Fishing.

Visit http://www.addictivefishing.com for more rod bendin’ drag screamin’ videos.

And dont forget to catch new episodes Fridays @ 10 am ET and Sundays at 7 pm ET on Sun Sports.

Duration : 0:3:1

Read more…

10 comments - What do you think?
Posted by admin - April 11, 2014 at 3:30 am

Categories: Louisiana Sports   Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Cool “Louisiana Cooking” images

A few nice Louisiana Cooking images I found:

IMG_0246


Image by bykathryn

gator meat


Image by valkyrieh116
from Rick’s freezer.

5 comments - What do you think?
Posted by admin - January 5, 2014 at 10:36 am

Categories: Louisiana Cooking   Tags: , , ,

Buras, Lousiana Redfish

Theophile Bourgeois – Capt. Blair travels to Lafitte, Louisiana for some crazy stick marsh fishing.

Visit http://www.addictivefishing.com for more rod bendin’ drag screamin’ videos.

And dont forget to catch new episodes Fridays @ 10 am ET and Sundays at 7 pm ET on Sun Sports.

Duration : 0:6:14

Read more…

24 comments - What do you think?
Posted by admin - October 10, 2013 at 9:46 pm

Categories: Louisiana Sports   Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Cool “Louisiana Culture” images

Some cool Louisiana Culture images:

Ursuline Convent, New Orleans


Image by louisianatravel
Phototgraphy of Louisiana Tourism Locations & Events – Peter A Mayer Advertising / Assoc. Creative Director: Neil Landry; Account Executives: Fran McManus & Lisa Costa; Art Production: Janet Riehlmann

Ursuline Convent, New Orleans


Image by louisianatravel
Phototgraphy of Louisiana Tourism Locations & Events – Peter A Mayer Advertising / Assoc. Creative Director: Neil Landry; Account Executives: Fran McManus & Lisa Costa; Art Production: Janet Riehlmann

Ursuline Convent, New Orleans


Image by louisianatravel
Phototgraphy of Louisiana Tourism Locations & Events – Peter A Mayer Advertising / Assoc. Creative Director: Neil Landry; Account Executives: Fran McManus & Lisa Costa; Art Production: Janet Riehlmann

Be the first to comment - What do you think?
Posted by mark - August 21, 2013 at 10:45 pm

Categories: Louisiana Culture   Tags: , , ,

Cool “Louisiana Culture” images

Some cool Louisiana Culture images:

The Old U.S. Mint, New Orleans


Image by louisianatravel
Phototgraphy of Louisiana Tourism Locations & Events – Peter A Mayer Advertising / Assoc. Creative Director: Neil Landry; Account Executives: Fran McManus & Lisa Costa; Art Production: Janet Riehlmann

Savoy Music Center, Eunice, La


Image by louisianatravel
Phototgraphy of Louisiana Tourism Locations & Events – Peter A Mayer Advertising / Assoc. Creative Director: Neil Landry; Account Executives: Fran McManus & Lisa Costa; Art Production: Janet Riehlmann

1 comment - What do you think?
Posted by mark - April 1, 2013 at 10:12 pm

Categories: Louisiana Culture   Tags: , , ,

Cool “Louisiana Travel” images

A few nice Louisiana Travel images I found:

Streetcar, New Orleans


Image by faungg
View on black

French Quarter


Image by Heather Elias
More architecture in the French Quarter

French Quarter punchbuggy


Image by Heather Elias
Amazed at home much stuff was glued to this car!

7 comments - What do you think?
Posted by mark - January 26, 2013 at 2:24 pm

Categories: Louisiana Travel   Tags: , , ,

Cool “Louisiana Video” images

Some cool Louisiana Video images:

2 comments - What do you think?
Posted by admin - January 5, 2013 at 3:07 am

Categories: Visual Louisiana   Tags: , , ,

Cool “Louisiana Culture” images

Check out these Louisiana Culture images:

The Old U.S. Mint, New Orleans


Image by louisianatravel
Phototgraphy of Louisiana Tourism Locations & Events – Peter A Mayer Advertising / Assoc. Creative Director: Neil Landry; Account Executives: Fran McManus & Lisa Costa; Art Production: Janet Riehlmann

Be the first to comment - What do you think?
Posted by Kayra - September 2, 2012 at 3:45 am

Categories: Louisiana Culture   Tags: , , ,

Next Page »