Keith Tallett awarded 2012 Joan Mitchell grant

Congratulations to Keith Tallett on his 2012 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant. Keith was one of 25 U.S. artists recognized for outstanding work, and he greatly deserves this honor. Well done, Keith!

Keith Tallett awarded 2012 Joan Mitchell grant

Congratulations to Keith Tallett on his 2012 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant. Keith was one of 25 U.S. artists recognized for outstanding work, and he greatly deserves this honor. Well done, Keith!

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Provocative Hawai’ian | HandEye

  Meet two young artists from Hawai’i, Keith Tallett and Sally Lundburg: Provocative Hawai’ian | HandEye.

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Provocative Hawai’ian | HandEye

  Meet two young artists from Hawai’i, Keith Tallett and Sally Lundburg: Provocative Hawai’ian | HandEye.

GNH

What is Gross National Happiness?

This weekend I met Anjani Millet of the Gross National Happiness (GNH) World Project. GNH first came to the world’s attention through the actions of Bhutan’s 4th King. GNH is defined as “a development approach that seeks to achieve a harmonious balance

GNH

What is Gross National Happiness?

This weekend I met Anjani Millet of the Gross National Happiness (GNH) World Project. GNH first came to the world’s attention through the actions of Bhutan’s 4th King. GNH is defined as “a development approach that seeks to achieve a harmonious balance

Tulip fields in full bloom, April, 2012

Tulip Time in Washington

    Spring came to Mt. Vernon, Washington in a hurricane of color last week, as thousands of tulips began to bloom. Acres of flowers radiate across the valley, with the snowy Olympic and Cascade mountains capping the horizon. It’s

Tulip fields in full bloom, April, 2012

Tulip Time in Washington

    Spring came to Mt. Vernon, Washington in a hurricane of color last week, as thousands of tulips began to bloom. Acres of flowers radiate across the valley, with the snowy Olympic and Cascade mountains capping the horizon. It’s

Artists at work in Ipswich, England

The Never Ending Mural

What power does art have in our lives? The artists at work on the Never Ending Mural in Ipswich, England have discovered that the power of art in their community is formidable. Together they are have filled otherwise drab waterfront

Artists at work in Ipswich, England

The Never Ending Mural

What power does art have in our lives? The artists at work on the Never Ending Mural in Ipswich, England have discovered that the power of art in their community is formidable. Together they are have filled otherwise drab waterfront

woad

Woad Less Travelled

Sure, you know that indigo makes things blue. But do you know about woad? The distinctive blue tint it gives resembles indigo, but has a softer hue that is incredibly appealing. Designer Rachel Hulan, of theinteriorrevolution.com, writes about woad’s history,

woad

Woad Less Travelled

Sure, you know that indigo makes things blue. But do you know about woad? The distinctive blue tint it gives resembles indigo, but has a softer hue that is incredibly appealing. Designer Rachel Hulan, of theinteriorrevolution.com, writes about woad’s history,

Tassajara kitchen Zen: the road well seasoned

My favorite place to practice Buddhism is the kitchen. I am by no means a Zen cook, but I believe greatly in the power that comes from cooking with the best intentions and honoring the people you love with ingredients

Tassajara kitchen Zen: the road well seasoned

My favorite place to practice Buddhism is the kitchen. I am by no means a Zen cook, but I believe greatly in the power that comes from cooking with the best intentions and honoring the people you love with ingredients