Shifting Skies

From the Lane by Claire Thorson

From the Lane by Claire Thorson

 

Retreat indeed. The beautiful stone barn in its tucked away surroundings was a sanctuary. It was luxury to wake up to such thorough quietude. The depth of green, the hidden movements of wildlife, the flow of time unimpeded by schedules and deadlines, were triggers to a deeper […]

Henplay

Edith and Blanchette

Edith & Blanchette, Rebecca Stebbins, 2013

Poor Edith and Blanchette. Life is rough for our two chickens when it rains non-stop for days on end. They shelter either under the solar panels or on the terrace of the barn, but in neither place do they look happy. When it gets really wet, or snows, […]

Rebecca Stebbins, Landscape Painter

Rebecca Stebbins in Maine

 

Rebecca Stebbins in Maine

We once again had the pleasure of hosting Californian landscape painter Rebecca Stebbins. Rebecca is a woman that one can’t help but admire: smart, a bit sassy, very articulate, focused and able to live fully in the moment. We loved her paintings last year and we loved her paintings […]

Merna Hecht and Rob Crawford, Writers-in-Residence

Merna Hecht

 

We had the tremendous pleasure of sharing Merna Hecht and Rob Crawford’s company for several weeks this spring. We loved their stories about life on a blueberry farm in Washington as well as learning about what experiences made them both who they are today. Both Merna and Rob have participated on […]

2012 Season – Official Opening

The park in full flower

The park in full flower

 

The golden orioles, hoopoos and black woodpeckers have arrived so spring is fully (and finally!) underway. AMICS is hosting a group of artists as varied, colorful and fascinating as our resident birds this year. We have several exciting events planned for you this summer, starting with a concert […]