Chasing the feeling

  After nearly 12 weeks on the road, I was packing my bag to fly home to Seattle on the evening of March 29th.  In the Fall, my traveling glass cheeseburger had been accepted into the Artist Trust 2019 Benefit Art Auction to take place on March 30th.  Artist Trust is a local non-profit that…

Return to the Northern Sky

In a few days, I’ll be bidding the mystical Kiwi coastlines farewell as I set off with my collective memories as wake behind me. I’ve spent some of the time pondering, thinking.  This time on the road has forced me to reckon with myself.  The women I’ve been reading tell me to look at my shadows….

The traveling glass cheeseburger • New Zealand

Fourteen days on the road.  I’m crew on a yacht this week in Bay of Islands Sailing Week out of the Opua Marina, just south of where I was staying in Paihia.  We raced and cruised for 3 days in some of the most otherworldly islands and lagoons these eyes have ever seen. Little cheesy…

The traveling glass cheeseburger • Hawaiian style

Four days on the road.  I’m on the East side of Oahu, in Kailua.  I woke up to the smell of plumeria, the sound of waves, and a lot of swaying emotions.  I drove for an hour in my rented convertible Jeep to a beach that sounded nice (another dream I will not downplay: driving…

The traveling glass cheeseburger • Murano

The Glass Art Society Conference of 2018 was held on the island of Murano near Venice, Italy.  We hopped on the foot ferry from Venice in the morning for a full day in Murano.  We had the incredible good fortune, honor and privilege to have the opportunity to see and experience the inner workings of…