Behind two different vehicles on the way home

OTR Bike

OTR Bike artwork by Michael Stillion (more of his OTR collages) Bonus from the evening? A gift of some fine beard elixir. Been using it a few days, it’s dandy. (Thanks Maya!)

3D Portrait

Went to a Northside Community Council meeting and enjoyed hearing from all the folks in the neighborhood about the happenings and whatnot. Happen, Inc. closed out the evening, talking about their latest programs—one of which is perfect for a project I’m working on. Stop in to their Toy Lab and they scan you and create […]

Mini Maker Faire

Cincinnati’s Mini Maker Faire at Union Terminal was a solid, condensed taste of the big event. And though I don’t feel we’ve seen the full strength of the event yet, like the act of making itself, it’s all about iteration. I think the ingredients are coming together nicely, and the community is starting to grow. It’s […]

Lantern Lighting Ceremony

This was the tenth anniversary of the Lantern Lighting Ceremony at Spring Grove and my first. Families come together and customize lanterns with messages of remembrance or hope, then launch them on the lake at dusk. We got our lanterns in order, carved out a nice spot on the eastern shore and had a makeshift […]

Philharmonia

Brahms and Tchaikovsky Festival with the CCM Philharmonia at the Corbett Auditorium. Before the performance I reflected on the space and the philanthropy of The Corbett Foundation which made it possible. This theater is among so many venues around Cincinnati that were either built or saved by the Corbett’s generosity. I’ve many friends that have […]

Eggshells

Okay, not eggshells, but rather a bunch of ceiling paint chips scattered about the floor of an old building with sturdy bones.

Edie, intensely focused

What has Edie’s interest? More Youtube videos for cats.