The Cape Winelands

The South African Cape Winelands, origin of some of the world's most popular wines, is a premier Western Cape visitor attraction. The Cape's wine tasting, wine-making tours, and magnificent scenery collectively create an irresistible attraction for travellers. The winelands are made up of 6 regions, each with its own route: Stellenbosch, Paarl, Robertson, Franschoek, Wellington and Constantia. The […] Continue reading >

The Winners Announced

While I was in Africa, the San Diego County Fair announced the winners of the photography contests. My Ranunculus has placed second in the category! The Zion park image has also received an honorable mention. Both will be hanging up at the fair until July 4 for all to see […] Continue reading >

The Town of Locke

While scouting for a workshop in the Lodi, CA wine region we came across a tiny town called Locke.  It currently has about 70-80 residents and about 4 streets. Sometimes there is nothing better than exploring a region and stumbling upon a tiny piece of our past. Most buildings were locked up and closed, and […] Continue reading >

Art Meets Fashion

Last night I had the pleasure of viewing the Art Meets Fashion show at NTC Promenade. It was put on by San Diego Vision Arts Network (SDVAN) and Fashion Opportunities Connect US (FOCUS). In an attempt to cross pollinate the fashion and art worlds, they put together teams consisting of an artist, a fashion designer, […] Continue reading >

We’ve been judged!

Great news! Two of our ranunculus photos from the Carlsbad Flower Fields were selected for the San Diego County Fair Photography Competition. We are pleased to have made it through round one of judging and are keeping our fingers crossed for the red ribbon on June 10. The flower fields are one of the prides […] Continue reading >