Fun times with my art booth at my fifth Bodie Day! Thanks to all who stopped and checked out my Bodie photography on fabric. It is so inspiring hearing back from people year after year, and especially hearing about the reactions that my Bodie pillows and bags had on loved ones they gave it to. This year, I heard that my work had inspired a couple of “Bodie rooms” in homes! What a great idea. I think I need a Bodie-themed room, too! Continue reading Bodie Day 2019 in the books!
I’ve been working on these new reusable notebook covers with my Bodie ghost town photos. The cool thing is once you fill it up, you can just swap in a new little moleskine notebook and you’re off and running. A great way to reuse while enjoying your favorite Eastern Sierra places, and still take notes and make sketches on the go!
Catching up on my Bodie ghost town history in preparation for Friends of Bodie Day 2019!
Terri Geissinger’s book, Images of America, Bodie: 1859-1962 has some great historic photos and snippets of what life was like for the residents of the California gold mining town. The self-guided walking brochure is another great resource for Bodie State Historic Park stories and old photos.
I’ll be showing my photography of Bodie on textiles made into pillows, scarves, bags and wall art like this one – Stormy Bodie Wallhanging. Continue reading Bodie Ghost Town history and photo wall art