Description Watercolor, 11 x 15. Smith Tower, one of the worlds first skyscrapers, Seattle's tallest building for 55 years from 1914-1969. It is an example of neoclassical architecture. Mutual life building, first called the Yesler Building, begun 1890, and additions in 1916, with victorian romanesque sandstone and added later reflect the Chicago School architecture.
Lisa Lu, State of Washington Member Since March 2009 Artist Statement Lisa first started painting with color pencils at the age of 10, and she has always loved to paint ever since; it allows her to express feelings with a peaceful mind. Self-taught and self-developed in watercolor and ink painting, each of Lisa's painting is a journey to adventure. Lisa presently resides with her husband and their son in the State of Washington. She is a licensed architect, and currently works in an architecture firm, while continuing self study and painting on architecture and landscape subjects in watercolors.