Description Watercolor, 15 x 11. The Space Needle, was built for the 1962 Worlds Fair, the tallest building west of the Mississippi at the time. Today it is recognized as a true symbol of the city of Seattle. The 605-foot-high, Space Needle offers amazing views of the Seattle skyline and the areas spectacular natural landmarks like the Puget Sound, Elliot Bay, the Olympic Mountains, and Mount Ranier from its popular observation deck.
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.