How to Wax 101 with Fjallraven’s Greenland Wax on G1000 fabrics

G-1000 is Fjällräven’s own extremely versatile fabric, a proven outdoor classic that will prepare you for all types of adventures, in all climates, year-round. The densely woven fabric (65% polyester and 35% cotton) is treated…

New Years Resolution: Quit Your Day Job

Happy New Year, explorers! 2019 is here and I couldn’t be more stoked to start the new year out strong. Who else makes a ton of goals this time of year? A few New Years…

Building Treehouses for a Living: Being a Carpenter with Nelson Treehouse

After a long day at the office, we all sometimes need to head to nature to get away from all the screens and sitting involved in everyday life. To some, this ritual is far from…

Following The Seasons With Chef Jason Williams

Chef Jason Williams has carved out a pretty rad life. From June-September you can find him cooking at his restaurant The Well at Jordan’s Farm. The Well is situated on an idyllic working farm in…

5 Tips for Shooting in the Rain

As a travel photographer, I have to be prepared to shoot in all kinds of weather. Sometimes that means a crisp, clear morning with the perfect sunrise over Istanbul but just as often I face…

An Afternoon with Community-Driven Boise Brewing

I walked in not really knowing what to expect. I had been in breweries before, but never one likes this. Greeted by the ceramic mugs of the 450 owners proudly hanging on the wall, I…

GIVEback Spotlight: Chicago

Today is a chance for all of us to press pause on our busy lives and wrap our arms around our local communities, and the planet. In light of this — and as a thank…

GIVEback Spotlight: Seattle

Because we’re so grateful for the support you’ve shown us over the last year of business, we wanted to take the time to highlight some local organizations we admire, who are doing an outstanding job…

Vintage Photos & Techniques with Lomography

Photographing with film is always an exciting and unpredictable medium.  As new models of “a dying art” re-emerge into the market, how do you know which analog camera is best for you? Though there are…

DIY Culture: Tanner Goods Maker Interview

Tanner Goods strive to create modern products that respect the past. Their philosophy of Worth Holding Onto — the idea that quality, longevity and value are all interdependent — is an approach that extends to…

Gifts for Inspired Craftsmen

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Spot Check: Larger Than Life Murals with Joe Nix

Seattle artist Joe Nix brings large-scale murals to life with his rattle can realism. That’s right, he uses spray paint. With over 15 years of experience, Joe’s murals are some of the most celebrated in…

The Farm/Art Dtour: A Midwest Gem

Driving through the Midwest can often be a drag. Nothing but corn fields and the occasional farm animal. Except there’s so much more to that when you stop and dig a little deeper.  That’s exactly…

Coffee Coffee Coffee

Coffee Playlist Lots of these songs are either about coffee, reference coffee, or early mornings. Some of these songs have nothing to do with coffee, but I really enjoy listening to them while drinking coffee….