Tag: california native plants

Palomar Mountain & Deer Hunting Season

If you’re planning a hike to Palomar Mountain in California this fall, give some careful consideration to your outfit. My friend Amy Rouillard and I thought […]

Chia Cafe Collective at Idyllwild Arts

Once again, Craig Torres, Barbara Drake, Abe Sanchez, and Leslie Mouriquand will be teaching their wonderful week-end workshop on Native Plants at IdyllwildARTS, July […]

Last Week for Cultural Revitalization Exhibition

The Native American Cultural Revitalization in San Diego County Exhibition closes this Friday, Nov 1. We hope you can see the installation during this […]

Juncus textilis triptych

Showing  students how to create triptychs. The three images are from the Cultural Revitalization project. 1. Laleena McCluer, Luiseño student holding her first open-weave […]

juncus fields & “painting’s discovery of ecology”

The juncus fields on the Cahuilla Indian Reservation at Tangie and Sean Bogner’s near Anza, CA, remind me of Albrecht Dürer’s exquisite watercolor, The […]

Traditional Foods Bank Project / Barbara Drake

Video and Music by Josh Knoff, CSUSM alum VoiceOver by Barbara Drake, Tongva elder, California Native Plants Specialist, and co-founder of the Preserving Our […]