Newport Harbor High School Murals – Newport Beach CA

These two mosaic murals made of unglazed colored body tile were “crafted from thousands of tiny tiles by Arthur Ames and his then-fiancee Jean Goodwin in 1937” ( When the original building was torn down and rebuilt in 2007, these… read more

Timberline Lodge: Mosaics – Mt. Hood OR

Wind rose mosaic at entry, Timberline Lodge - Mt Hood OR

Timberline Lodge was built in 1936-38 as a ski lodge 6,000 feet up on Mount Hood, and it still serves that purpose.  It was equally a showcase for the accomplishments of the Works Progress Administration (WPA). The four-story structure was… read more