Jack Balas, 2022; THE JUMPING CASTLE (#2295); India ink and oil on paper, 22x30 inches 

These boys were in Kapiolani hammering stakes for a blow-up jumping castle. When they saw me taking a photo, one ran over with a business card. I said, "I'm taking you guys to the art musuem." They laughed, "Us?"
Bird says: "Castles are a matter of opinion."