Happy Thanksgiving, Turkey Day, Indigenous People’s Day however you may like to refer to it may the day be filled with warmth, good company, painless travel and cheer.
And, much as I’m attached to words,
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”
John F. Kennedy
I didn’t last very long at the Marin County Fair. The heat, dust, odd array of snake oil and plastic for sale left me wilted. Wandering through the art exhibit and sitting with Henry while he scarfed down something resembling nachos was almost it. The people watching is excellent although I was having trouble moving the brain cells away from the visual of our collective obesity. My fixation, my bad.
All of the 4H exhibits are excellent. Kids with ernest expression and green kerchief exhibit their prize animals that always go by first name.
I very much want one of these.
that will do pig
And a couple of these.
It’s a visually complex statement, one that to me suggests underage patchouli. I’m not a fan of the scent but this conference despite my take on its graphic design is worth attending. More information can be found at the website. http://www.bioneers.org/conference