Vol. 3, No. 4
This issue features an artist discovering the power in their voice, the humbling process of crafting a violin, a preservationist couple who turned to storytelling to connect with their community, lessons learned in building a yurt at North House Folk School, perspectives in addressing our egos in travel, recipes using local cranberries, honeynut squash, and traditionally unused parts of vegetables for a savory broth. There’s immense possibility in these pages - read about artists, farmers, business owners, and so many more inspiring individuals. Order yours to support independent publishing! Stunning cover illustration by Julie Benda.
As the first issue after our rebrand at the beginning of 2018, the Vision Issue is the culmination of months of hard work from everyone involved, In this issue’s pages, we set out to build a collection of stories focused on makers, artists, non-profits, and community members who dream big and follow their vision with passion and authenticity.
a collection of stories that chronicles curious humans who, in their differences, exemplify the magic of being human, make beautiful things with their hands, fight for fellow humans, and make sustainable choices in their work to benefit the greater good. These are stories built on embracing the unknown and leaning into insatiable curiosity.
an exploration of overlapping cultural, environmental, and deeply personal identities, this issue features immersive interviews, stories, essays, and recipes that celebrate the powerful and energizing diversity of this place. Read about artists, a beekeeper, a ceramicist, a farmer, a distiller, a gym owner, and so many more inspiring individuals.
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