We woke up to the sound of rain and happy birds. After a delicious breakfast of mochi made by Mr. Kawakami, we set off with our hosts, artist Ken Kageyama and his son Hosaku, to a park that had a series of temples and shrines in it. We sat and had ice cream and soft drinks […]
We have found paradise on earth and it is Fujino. Imagine everything you loved in one small community: welcoming friends, stunning natural beauty, hot springs, butterflies everywhere, art and spaces to make it, organic food, home grown green tea, happy animals, books, beautiful furniture, handmade ceramics, music, movies, time to talk and walk and eat and […]
From Kanazawa to Nara, we’re loving our time on the trains!
SWS: Tokyo is underway… Friends new and old gathered at Blum & Poe Gallery still not quite sure what they were getting themselves into! We began the evening with a screening of August Blum’s awesome handmade Super 8 portrait of artist Henry Taylor created at EPFC’s Intro To Documentary Class followed by The Sound We See: LA. Within […]