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Studio Visit: Canoe

I recently visited Natalie Davis (on right in top image) and her assistant Chantel Stull in their Austin studio. Canoe is Davis’ hand-crafted leather goods line that produces such wares as jewelry and key chains from vegetable-tanned hides. She is also a co-founder of Feliz (alongside Abby Powell), which holds their inaugural event and workshop this fall and will celebrate handmade local artisans and their work. Read more on Davis and her projects here.… Read More

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Ecola State Park

Just south of Ft. Stevens (from my previous post) is the wildly beautiful Ecola State Park. Just above the town of Cannon Beach and the infamous Haystock Rock lies a windy forest road that leads to vistas and trails down to the craggy shore. With high tide coming in and rain building up in the clouds overhead, I had a small window to descend the cliffs and explore.… Read More