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Refuge Notebook: A journey through botanical time

...first went ashore in the southwestern part of the island, encountering low beach bluffs and bleached piles of gigantic spruce driftwood, interspersed with colorful buoys, large tangles of boat line, and bits of plastic.The healthy looking cattle, numbering...

...themselves in her art.She creates full-length wearable sculptures embedded with all manner of found objects, including driftwood, engraving plates, steel wire, zippers, pebbles and comic book imagery of superheroes.Her idea grew out of her sense...

...trying to do in the landscape area is create storm berm areas," Meyer said. The idea is to teach people about the value of driftwood, sand and grass storm berms and not take logs out of it.With more trail and more access points, Meyer said people won't...
A letter to my grandchildren We built tables and benches for our campsite with driftwood. Sitting around the campfire at night, we'd sing, use a public beach, and you won't be able to have a driftwood fire. In summer, finding space to tie up a boat in the few...

...recently metal artist Rob Johnson was on hand to show his "up-cycle" junkyard designs, all created from vintage vehicles and driftwood, some complete with bullet holes. The open house gave visitors a chance to see the beautiful new play therapy room at the...
Dallas Seavey wins the Iditarod

...Nome. The area was buffeted by extremely high winds and a ground blizzard. A gust of wind blew King off course and into driftwood about 4 miles before Safety. He was able to get the team back together, but they wouldn't run. So he sat for 2 1/2...
Students celebrate their work

...College. Student art will hang in the Gary Freeburg Gallery. Driftwood, KPC?s literary magazine, will debut for 2007, and local...There will be speakers, an artist reception, readings from Driftwood, a fashion show, a mini soup kitchen provided by the food...
Kayak fire strands pair on island

...Before turning in at about 1 a.m., they doused their driftwood fire with water until no embers were visible, Lahr said...40-foot log, changed direction to follow a 10-foot patch of driftwood, devoured the plastic boats and died. Lahr said he picked...
Kenai Peninsula College to host Band-Aid event

...students from the fiber structures class. Immediately following will be the release and signing of the 2007 edition of ?Driftwood,? KRC?s literary and art magazine published by Dr. Barb Christian. The annual student art exhibit, currently on...
Eagles return to Homer Spit

...Perched on posts, roosting on roof tops or dawdling on driftwood logs, eagles gathered in twos and threes all over the Spit...was moved, and all that remains to mark her old home is a driftwood tree stuck root-end up. The Homer Chamber of Commerce Visitor...


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