Soon after returning to Nevada City from the Heart of America Tour, I began casting out feelers for a new space to park the Avion. My parents’ place, my long-time home base, is lovely and welcoming in many ways but it’s also several miles outside of town and far enough up the mountain that there’s… Read More Greetings from AROHO
I’ve been in Merced the past few days, hanging out with my sister and her family. This means, of course, that there’s tons of crafting happening. Indeed, within an hour of my arrival, my niece Renee had suggested that we do a craft war. “What’s a craft war?” I asked, wincing inwardly, thinking it… Read More Craft Wars: Creativity and Competition
Today was one of those days that just gets away from you – early appointments, missed connections, low blood sugar – so I wasn’t able to jump on the Art Studio Tour in and around Los Barriles. Luckily for me, Playa Norte RV park was one of the stops on the tour, right here in… Read More Art in My Own Backyard: Los Barriles’ Art Walk
A few days ago Fiona and I were taking a quick spin around Playa Norte, looking for a prime tinkle spot, when we ran into a woman aiming a camera with a huge telephoto lens into the treetop. “What are you finding up there?” I whispered, not wanting to ruin her concentration. She lowered her… Read More 100 Strangers. I’m #37.