The Ladies Room Door Art Series: Part Fourteen



More doors!

Above, a faux chalk door at La Place, a restaurant not far from my house.

Below, a lovely silhouette in the lobby of The Queechee Inn in Queechee Vermont. We traveled to green and beautiful Vermont in June for the wedding of a family friend.


And this sign at the Burlington Town Center in Vermont gets the prize for prettiest mall bathroom door.


A carved wooden sign at the Queechee Gorge Village, a series of antique and other shops.


The Circle K where we stopped for gas in Ossipee, New Hampshire.


The Ice House in New Castle, New Hampshire.


This gentle giant gazes at you when you sit on the pot at the Ice House.


The very elegant door at Wentworth by the Sea in New Castle, New Hampshire.


From my friend Justin, who teaches English in China. This unisex sign hangs outside the art museum in Ningbo.


From reader Candace, who found this sign at a dive bar in Charlestown, South Carolina. Neither she nor her husband can remember the name of the bar. Sounds like they had a pretty good time!

Seafood dive bar Georgetown SC


Candace snapped this a way cool fish made of liquor labels.

dive bar Georgetown SC fish made from liquor bottle labels

And she found this door at Jalapenos in Annapolis, Maryland.

Jalapeno's Annapolis MD

Brand new friend and blog reader Greta poses outside a ladies room in Amsterdam.


From Lilly, a photo snapped at The Strand in Galveston, Texas.


And I found this one at Old Town, San Diego.


As I stood in front of the ladies room at Maggiano’s at Southpoint Mall in Durham, North Carolina, a woman said, “You must being doing something arty.” I explained that I photograph interesting ladies room doors for my blog. “I like this bumpy glass,” I told her.


On the way out she said, “Why don’t you take the back of the door too?” So I did!


What an amazing world! Art abounds, even in bathrooms, if you keep your eyes open for it. May you find today the ladies room door of your dreams (and snap a photo for me). Thanks!

Giveaway Winners: Here’s the latest list:

Sue won Dr. Paul Lam’s Born Strong: From Surviving the Great Famine to Teaching Tai Chi to Millions.

Stephanie won Carol E. Wyer’s Grumpy Old Menopause.

Barbara won Uno, a celebration of games on George Schalter’s post.

Shirley, Beth, Vickie, and Sandy won a trio of Lubrigyn products.

6 responses »

  1. Some more good ones! Now, when I see normal, everyday bathroom signs I think, “Gee, with a little more effort you could have something special!” Of course I haven’t relayed that thought to any of the owners! 🙂

  2. I just love this series. I have to start snapping! There is an Indian restaurant I go to that inside one of the restrooms is a TV screen showing street foods in India. First time I went in I had to watch the whole segment. I came out and my sister asked if I was alright. I told her and she went to have a view. The other rest room is just plain rest room inside.

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