Posts Tagged ‘sb seasons’

  • Mean, Green, Sustainable Machine: The LOOP Opens in Isla Vista

    Aug 30, 12 • To Do, Web Exclusives

    As fall begins, Isla Vista gets a green thumb with the opening of the LOOP, the newest housing project in the beachside town. Unlike the other bungalows, cabins and apartment complexes of IV, this five story, 140 bed project with 8,000 square feet of...

  • Sustainable Seasons: Gardening in Small Spaces

    Aug 29, 12 • Archives

    By Sigrid Wright / Photos by Cerena Childress For Cerena Childress, who lives in a small apartment with a great view of the mountains but no outdoor growing space, the phrase “garden anywhere” has extra meaning—perhaps the hint of a challenge. Despite...

  • You are the Artist at Plum Goods’ Seaglass Workshop

    Aug 29, 12 • Galleries, Web Exclusives

    Rebecca Long, featured in this fall’s issue of SEASONS, is the sea glass queen. Her minimalist yet exquisite jewelry and other creations are made from beautiful, water-formed sea glass, a phenomenon that many collectors treasure. Her Rubbish Revival...

  • Lutah Riggs in a 1920 Christmas portrait.

    Lutah Maria Riggs: Local Legend of Architecture

    Aug 29, 12 • Architecture, Archives, History, Read, SEASONS Magazine

    Story By Claudia Lapin/Images Courtesy of Art, Design & Architecture Museum, UCSB Lutah Maria Riggs may have preferred to be known simply as a good architect, rather than one of the nation’s first women architects and only the second woman...

  • Artist Wesley Anderegg, photo by Mehosh.

    At Home on the Ranch with the Escape Artist

    Aug 29, 12 • Archives

    Story By Josef Woodard Photographs by Mehosh Getting to the home/studio/workshop/world headquarters of Wesley Anderegg is deceptively simple. You just get off the 101 at the landmark Pea Soup Andersen’s in Buellton, proceed several miles out of the township...

  • Big Style, Small Space: Smaller Place/Greener Lifestyle

    Aug 29, 12 • Archives

    Story By Jane Ellison/Photographs By Jim Bartsch Ron and Eileen Avolio’s home offers one surprise after another—an enormous sash window, exceptional ceiling height, a light-filled interior and the feeling of spaciousness that these bring to their...

  • Big Style, Small Spaces: Size is Relative/Life Beyond the Boat

    Aug 29, 12 • Archives

    Story By Jane Ellison/Photographs by Jim Bartsch When you’ve lived comfortably on a 38-foot trawler-style yacht, as Jim and Gloria Witherell have, you don’t hesitate to choose a 735-sq.-ft. condominium as your permanent residence. “Before acquiring our...

  • Big Style, Small Space: Style to Spare

    Aug 29, 12 • Archives

    Story By Jane Ellison/Photographs by Jim Bartsch Serenity is the word that comes to mind when entering the home of Mary Lane Scherer and Jim Brous, former New Yorkers who left Manhattan for Santa Barbara in 2008. Their 1,500-sq.-ft. home, located at the...

  • You Won’t Believe Your Eyes or Ears with “Seeing/Hearing”

    Aug 29, 12 • Galleries, Web Exclusives

    Sometimes, art is that much more beautiful when paired with something different than it, showing how a range of created objects can be aesthetically and emotionally engaging. In the collaboration between Richard Dunlap and Daniel Lentz, entitled...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for October

    Aug 29, 12 • Datebook

    Through November 18 The Dragon Awakens: Exhibit of George Stuart Manchu Figures Check out The Dragon Awakens exhibit at the Museum of Ventura Count, and see the one-quarter life-size figures portraying important figures in China during the Manchu Dynasty....