Places to Play in and Pray in

Said John Muir: “Everybody needs beauty...places to play in and pray in where nature may heal and cheer and give strength to the body and soul alike.”
This fall, I'm exhibiting a collection of dioramas about the wild places in California at The Bear Valley Visitor Center in Olema, CA. I'm publishing Glass Cathedrals to my website as I make them...

The old man and the sea

Chimney Rock, Point Reyes National Seashore, CA

The sea tells its own stories, of exploration, yearning, hidden depths, lives lost and found. The Point Reyes National Seashore holds my stories too - bonfires on North Beach, wildflower walks along Chimney Rock, birds and snakes at Abbots Lagoon, camping at Coast Camp, the occasional otter basking and the spout of a migrating humpback or gray whale.