Monthly Archives: September 2013

Shi-Shi Beach

Written on September 11, 2013 at 7:46 am, by

From Cape Flattery, I drove to the trail head for Shi-Shi (pronounced Shy Shy) beach, also located on the Makah Reservation. For overnight parking, plan to park on the front lawn of a private residence– be warned parking is ten dollars a day. Overnight parking is not permitted at the trail head, which is heavily Continue Reading »

Cape Flattery

Written on September 8, 2013 at 8:08 pm, by

At the end of July, I took a small road trip around the Olympia Peninsula, visiting several sites in the Olympic National Park. One of my first stops was Cape Flattery, the northwestern most point in the contiguous United States. The cape overlooks where the Strait of Juan de Fuca joins the Pacific Ocean. It’s Continue Reading »

Badlands National Park

Written on September 5, 2013 at 11:57 am, by

Headed west back to Olympia after the Ladies of Letterpress conference, I spent several hours driving through Badlands National Park in South Dakota. I wish I had more time, but I was in a hurry to get home. This was the second time I have driven through the park; the first time was back in Continue Reading »

Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Written on September 2, 2013 at 9:02 pm, by

At the end of June, I attended a letterpress conference in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. I drove there and back, stopping in Milwaukee to catch up with old friend Adam Beadel, who is in the process of setting up a letterpress shop there (photos to follow). Driving through North Dakota, I stopped at Theodore Roosevelt National Continue Reading »

Northern’s upcoming second annual benefit auction

Written on September 2, 2013 at 12:16 pm, by

This month, September, is my last month as Gallery Director with Northern. I’m passing the project into the capable hands of Scott and Alex, local artists and entrepreneurs extraordinaire. After five years of working on the Olympia All Ages Project, from participating on the original board in 2008 to finding and renovating the original space Continue Reading »