Catching up with our California community at a mini urban learn-fest, in the vein of Above the Trees:
poetry by Quynh
LED democracy with Grant
collage art with Diana
crowd-sourced songwriting with Jeremy
nonviolent communication with Jenn
collaborative drawing with Wendy
…including a chance to unpack the liquid nitrogen-ice cream skills:
instant ice cream
Balmy family Christmas in New Haven, Connecticut.
Trinity on the Green
Spirit blending class at the Ginstitute, Portobello Road, London
…and a well-lit journey home via Oxford Circus.
Whetting our appetites with douro, percebes and pasteis during a Lisbon work weekend (cut even shorter by flight delays); hope to see more of Portugal soon.
pasteis de nata
lisbon’s most wanted
Touring the 18th-century home and recreated gardens of Carl Linnaeus, father of modern taxonomy, in Uppsala, Sweden. Thanks to gracious guests Veronica and Dieter Söll for inspiring a beautiful journey.
Venus at the orangeriet
mother & son
Soells in Sweden
Midsommarhelgen voyage on the M/S Enköping to Artipelag, Björn Jakobson’s island-museum on Värmdö in the Stockholm archipelago.
Lutande figur (Maria Miesenberger)
Top photo: Stilla rörelse (Maria Miesenberger)
Weekend in the Dalecarlian countryside for the Swedish Conference on Macromolecular Structure and Function, held for 20 years among the red barns and horse pastures of Tällberg on Lake Siljan.
red & white
antiques at Klockargården
tiny telephone museum
midsommarstång (in process)
colder than it looks
sundown at last (11pm)