Authentic Zapotec Weaving

Authentic Zapotec Weaving

MuMu, my big horse, just got a present: a custom woven saddle blanket! I visited the shop of a husband and wife team here in San Miguel who bring rugs into their tiny shop that have been woven by various of their family members. They are happy to create custom pieces...
An Open Ended Life

An Open Ended Life

Like my American compadres, I am used to operating on tight and usually very definite deadlines. Events have dates and exact times they are meant to occur. You and I have an appointment to speak at 11 sharp. The art show load in begins at noon on such and so street...
Subliminal Messages

Subliminal Messages

Is the root to the word “subliminal” sublime? If it is, I’m pretty happy with the message I’m taking from a painting I completed this past week. I think it tells the story of my feelings surrounding our upcoming relocation to Mexico. The mare...
Gluten and Wheatfree Gingerbread Cake!

Gluten and Wheatfree Gingerbread Cake!

Mid January calls for some drastic action in the comfort department, especially when the temperatures have dipped below what they seem to be on Mars, for crying out loud! Because I’m sticking with the being wheat-free thing for the foreseeable future, I’m...