Wednesday, June 30, 2010


Media download complete, back to the information inter-strings. Above photos from the insanely varied landscape of Hawaii's big island. Black sand beaches, Kona Coffee country, high country cattle ranches, lava flowing all day continuously expanding the island and 11 of the worlds 13 climate zones.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Take 5

Cutting the strings of the inter-webs for about a week, see you all when I return.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Happy Solstice

Metal on Metal

Steel and Brass blocks from my Grandfathers shop. I'm not sure what they were used for, in particular the platform, but I think they are mostly material tests.


Pair of mini iron clamps passed down from my uncles workshop.

Sunday, June 20, 2010

In the Pocket (summer edition)

Preparing for the summer solstice. Winter pockets HERE

Saturday, June 19, 2010

The Vic

Victoria Skimboard Contest this weekend at Aliso in South Laguna. Watch the live feed HERE

Friday, June 18, 2010


Tonight at Gravel and Gold check out the slide show by Lloyd Kahn on his book Builders of the Pacific Coast. He will also be introducing his new book on Tiny Homesteads and Small Houses. While you're there check out a few works by the Arm and Tricot Naturelle! Around 8pm.

Lloyd Kahn blog HERE
Shelter Publications HERE

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Absolute Sellout summer edition. I want a Poster! Check it HERE
Vintage Ikat fabric, backed with hemp placemats, making meal time just a little better.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Have a Cold One

Waku brass bottle opener by Futagami Japan. Picked up at Heath LA as part of the Playmountain Exhibition.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Solag rides

Westfalia's in South Laguna.

Saturday, June 12, 2010


Raku from the past currently living on Mom's shelf.

Friday, June 11, 2010