Kerry James Marshall uses painting, sculptural installations, collage, video, & photography to comment on the history of Black identity both in the United States and in Western art. He is well known for paintings that focus on Black subjects historically excluded from the artistic canon; has explored issues of race & history through imagery ranging from abstraction to comics.
Landa Park is a beautiful 51 acre park in New Braunfels, Texas where you can walk or run around the park, ride the miniature train, paddle boat, feed the ducks, swim, play golf, have a picnic or go finishing. A perfect family outing.
Guarding the harbor in Point Clyde, the Marshall Point Lighthouse is famous for its appearance in Forrest Gump. (After heading up the walkway to the lighthouse and realizing he can run no further east, Forrest turns and runs westward.)
Texas State Railroad. The Piney Woods of East Texas This is the Texass State Railroad in Rusk, It is about 10 miles from where I am.. It goes from Rusk to Palestine and back. A scenic ride and at Chrisrtmas it is the POLAR EXPRESS.. Awesome !