Category Archives: Friends

A Box For Books

My neighbor Joe wanted to collaborate and build a library for his front yard.  Not the full size kind – we pay taxes for those and the City of Portland does a great job. We were talking a little bit … Continue reading

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A Turk Head Knot Tied Many Years Ago

Last week  I rode the Amtrak Cascades up and back to Seattle from Portland, which is the only way to go to the Emerald City unless you just can’t help it.  Smooth ride, on time, with great views such as passing … Continue reading

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28th Avenue Studios

When we moved to Portland from the Oregon coast 7 years ago we found a house where I would be able to build a new studio.  I had always had my studio at home so it seemed logical to continue to do so.   As a … Continue reading

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Gordon

Posting the picture of my orchard ladder in my Stick Picking post made my think of my neighbor and good friend Gordon who died last year.  We split the cost of the orchard ladder and shared it.  Yesterday I got a … Continue reading

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