On my way to Kobe, hold the beef

It is hard to believe that in a country as advanced as Japan that they still allow smoking in public establishments and on the train. …

In Takayama

Besides having to deal with people in public at the rail station, hotel and city streets, this has truly been the first day I have …

Last day in Taiwan

Spent a lovely last day in Taiwan. I met up with Yachu one of the Taiwanese artists, my assistant Shue and 1 other volunteer Sylvia …

Saying Goodbye

Despite having an odyssey of a day that took me from waking up from only 5 hours of sleep to a long morning of goodbyes …

Opening Day Activities

Well, after a very rainy opening Press Conference we had a semi sunny day for our first day of opening activities.  Apparently I hear that …

Oyster Drop

Well maybe I spoke too soon with that previous email.  It just had to be that our last day turned out to be one of …

Magic Time

The magic has finally started to happen for us here in the wetlands.  I finally felt I could step away from my piece and take …

Almost Finished

So I feel I can take it a little easier now. I spent the day adding a few more pieces to the Tea House to …

The Latest

A funny thing happened to me after I took my shower today. I was running late and so tired before dinner that after I finished …

Catching Up

Sorry its been a while since my last email.  Been kept pretty busy here from sun up to sun down working on my project. The …