Yellow Owl Workshop: Stamps and Cards and Totes, Oh My!
Avid printmaker and owner of a craft workshop, Christine Schmidt waxes poetic on the versatility of stamps, creative childhoods, and ice cream within walking distance.
Treasure on Couch Street: Hoodoo Antiques in Portland, Oregon
Mike Eadie’s extroverted personality and love of people’s stories make him an ideal shop owner of a much-loved antiques store on Portland’s Couch Street.
Bourbon with a Twist: The Art of Salvaging Oak
Craftsman Tony Davis transforms Kentucky bourbon barrels into useful household items, like cutting boards, lazy Susans, and art easels.
Into the Woods: Building Among the Trees
James Rill’s architecture is informed by the environment, integrating outdoor elements into the design of the home.
Painting the Pedestrian: The Art in the Ordinary
Artist Michael Ward paints to document and bear witness to life, and chooses subjects often overlooked to force people to see.
Homage to Nourishment: Vegetarian Recipes for a Healthy Lifestyle
Fresh and seasonal ingredients abound in the recipes from The Vibrant Table: Recipes from My Always Vegetarian, Mostly Vegan, and Sometimes Raw Kitchen by Anya Kassoff (Roost Books, 2014).
California Greening: An Organic Horticulturist’s Tale
Garden Apothecary founder Jennifer Lee Segale has made organic gardening and design her life’s work, including a bath and body product line.