Tim Kiser's photos with the painting

Mural idea for near a door.

Mural idea for near a door.
No angry person would be able to enter through the door without first having their anger mocked by the artwork.

The fence is a real fence. Crazy!

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In downtown Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, on July 16th, 2016, off the south side of Q…
Added on November 10, 2016

Was the perfect bldg for this.

Was the perfect bldg for this.
Be to your work as an osprey is to fish. Ah the look of surprise, on the fish's face, as an osprey plucks it from the water.

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In downtown Owensboro, Kentucky, on January 3rd, 2016, off the south side of West Veterans Boulevard, be…
Added on September 13, 2016

Nostalgia of these benches' cinderblocks mural of 70s-80s movies.

Nostalgia of these benches' cinderblocks mural of 70s-80s movies.
Read the title aloud now: "Nostalgia of these benches' cinderblocks mural of 70s-80s movies."

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In downtown Hastings, Michigan, on October 11th, 2014, outside the "Hastings 4" movie theater owned by Goodrich Quality Theaters, at th…
Added on September 12, 2016

An expanse of an alternately dusty/muddy condition in the heart of town.

An expanse of an alternately dusty/muddy condition in the heart of town.
Indeed when I think of Lafayette Louisiana I think of "gravel parking lots in the central business district!", way sooner than I think of cypress swamps or violin music.

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In downtown Lafayette, Louisiana, on July 11th, 2014, on th…
Added on April 13, 2016

Diagonal stripes of fire escape sunlight at a river in the mountains with chewing gum.

Diagonal stripes of fire escape sunlight at a river in the mountains with chewing gum.
In San Francisco on July 3rd, 2015, on the north side of 23rd Street, east of Mission Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
ND2605 Mural painting and decoration, American.
N8213 Rivers in art.
N8213 Mountains in art.…
Added on January  7, 2016

Wonderful traffic cone art.

Wonderful traffic cone art.
I doubt that there are people who have ever explicitly disliked this, but if there are then those people are on the wrong side of history, because this is where things are headed.

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In Louisville, Kentucky, on March 7th, 2014, on t…
Added on July 15, 2014

We all of us have got waiting within us: birds' heads in our thumbs and wings in our fingers.

We all of us have got waiting within us: birds' heads in our thumbs and wings in our fingers.
This was painted by the California artist Henry Lipkis in 2013, on the Joan E. Thomas, M.D. Campus of The Center for Women and Families.

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In Louisville, Kentucky, on March 6th, 2014, on the east side of South 2nd Street (Kentucky…
Added on July 16, 2014

Very very urban and extremely vibrant.

Very very urban and extremely vibrant.
Extremely extremely urban, impressively impressively dynamic city.

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In downtown Anderson, Indiana, on December 18th, 2011, off the north side of East 10th Street between Meridian Street and Main Street.

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Lib…
Added on January  2, 2014

1990 world.

1990 world.
It surprises me that the pipes and gas metering equipment were installed post-1990. I can't remember the last time I observed workmen installing a gas meter.

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In downtown Flint, Michigan, on May 26th, 2013, in Brush Alley, south of…
Added on November  1, 2013

Quick sketch of ideas for a department store window display on these painted wooden panels.

Quick sketch of ideas for a department store window display on these painted wooden panels.
I planned it out that I'd visit this at a time of year and time of day when the sun's rays would be hitting the artwork from the side, thereby emphasizing the roughness of the painted wooden surface. It was a lot of work!

The artist selected the mural's…
Added on October  6, 2013

Four fruit flavors of these beams of sunlight, in blue sky, with drifting clouds and a flying bird in front.

Four fruit flavors of these beams of sunlight, in blue sky, with drifting clouds and a flying bird in front.
I don't get excited about classic cars such as that LTD Crown Victoria from the 1980s over there with its windows rolled down, but I like what color it is.

I think I ought to try to get back here sometime when there are more cars in the parkinglot, I fee…
Added on September  1, 2013

Tonight from the window of my trailer I can hear the full moon hissing as it slowly dips itself down into the sea.

Tonight from the window of my trailer I can hear the full moon hissing as it slowly dips itself down into the sea.
I collect West Virginia Division of Labor Contractor Licensing Board contractor license numbers!, I'm a hobbyist.

I make my kids look for them too, when we're out, they get an M&M for each contractor license number they spot.

I like the handmade font lo…
Added on August 19, 2013

Old door on a breezy December day.

Old door on a breezy December day.
Look at that aged plastic light fixture above it and the painted-over decay of its bottom edge: This door is so so old.

WINDS BUFFET PALMTREES beyond a stylized depiction of a beach.

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In Surfside Beach, South Carolina, on Decem…
Added on January 16, 2013

Remembering historic imagery on a brick wall in southern Virginia.

Remembering historic imagery on a brick wall in southern Virginia.
We had gotten enough of an idea of what an impassably muddy old street looks like that we didn't need to see the lower right-hand corner of the picture.

But we were nostalgic enough for the oldtimes South that we wanted to look fondly upon depictions o…
Added on January  4, 2013

Wrinkly old glory of dumpsters and oildrums.

Wrinkly old glory of dumpsters and oildrums.
The powerlines are kinda shaped like fireworks. Stinks here!

That style of lightfixture affixed to that wall is a walk down memory lane. Reminds me of 1970s-80s American elementary schools and backsides of stripmalls.

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In Denve…
Added on August 11, 2012

The 'esquire of the trash alleys' of downtown Charleston, West Virginia.

The 'esquire of the trash alleys' of downtown Charleston, West Virginia.
Even back here in these rotten and vice-ridden backalleys, 'esquire' is everywhere understood as a meaningless honorific, indicating a putting on of airs, a self-proclamation of social superiority.

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In downtown Charleston, West Vi…
Added on August 11, 2012

Good woodland bear and deer mural.

Good woodland bear and deer mural.
The artist needs to know that everybody who sees this likes it and appreciates it.

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In downtown Weston, West Virginia, on July 17th, 2010, along the east side of South Main Street (U.S. Route 19), south of 1st Street.

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Added on July  7, 2012

Keeping drip painting going.

Keeping drip painting going.
It's good!

Look close, the art gets reflected a little bit in the mud puddles in the gravel.

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In Detroit on May 29th, 2011, on the side of "PJ's Lager House" on the north side of Michigan Avenue (U.S. Route 12), east of Brooklyn…
Added on July  7, 2012