creative people

Gustaf Rooth

A master craftsman, avid painter, sculptor, chef, and designer, Gustaf Rooth is truly a modern day Renaissance Man.  A n...

Jason Borders

"My work is a form of self-hypnosis. Its a way of turning off cognitive thought and simply reacting. Its very meditative...

Willy

Meet Willy, a 4th generation Polynesian wood carver… such a kind and inspiring man!  Learn about the history and meaning...

inspiring places

Sierra Hot Springs

Nestled into the mountains north of Lake Tahoe lies the hidden gem of Sierra Hot Springs.  A quaint natural setting for ...

Henry Miller Library

While traveling through Big Sur… make sure not to miss this community gem nestled into a majestic grove of redwoods.  Th...

Salvation Mountain

One of Joshua & Eric's first stops on Adventure #2 was Salvation Mountain! Join us on upcoming Adventures! ... ...

unique things

Woodcut Prints

Tom Killion describes his technique, tongue-in-cheek, as "faux ukiyo-ë" to emphasize his aesthetic debt to the landscape...

Polynesian Tiki Carvings

Kalolo and his sons can carve simple extraordinary sculptures, including all styles of tikis (from Hawaii, Tonga, Samoa,...

Wine Barrel Furniture

Since 2009, Barrelly Made It has created distinctive furniture from re-purposed oak wine and bourbon barrels. Each piece...