Exploring and Creating… on the Road

Over the past two years, Alfredo and I have had the opportunity to pack up the car with our tent, camping gear, art supplies and set out on the open road to experience the natural beauty of this country. Many folks have asked us where we are going and I have to admit...

Wild Camping Road Trip – Part 5

“This is Why We Don’t Make Reservations” Our Road Trip from the Appalachian Mountains to the Rockies After leaviving the Rio Grande river, the plan was to go north east towards Boulder, Co, which is where Alfredo’s sister lives. We traveled north on Hwy...

Wild Camping Road Trip – part 4

“Clarification” Our Road Trip from the Appalachian Mountains to the Rockies Normally, the posts here relate to framing ideas and art. The past few posts regarding our summer travels may seem out of place to most of you, so I thought I would take a moment to clarify...

Wild Camping Road Trip Part 3

  “Wild Thoughts” Our Road Trip from the Appalachian Mountains to the Rockies It’s been challenging, to say the least, to get to an area with wi-fi in order to gather our thoughts so we can share our adventures with you. So far, we’ve had a run in...
Wild Camping Road Trip part 2

Wild Camping Road Trip part 2

“Wild Thoughts” Our Road Trip from the Appalachian Mountains to the Rockies Part 2 Balance It is an easy task if Florida to find a level area. Most every surface is either grated, paved, tiles carpeted or mowed. In the mountains, a somewhat level area will be a tent...

Road Trip 2016 Part 1

“Wild Thoughts” Our Road Trip from the Appalachian Mountains to the Rockies As Alfredo and I make our way out of Florida and into the mountains, we are exploring and living for 2 months in our beautiful National Parks. We’re not totally “roughing it” because our SUV...

Looking for a Title!

What started out as an experiment, turned into a great little painting, at least I think so. However, I haven’t been able to come up with an appropriate title for it. This is where YOU come in. Over the next five days, whomever comes up with the best title first...

A New Transition

After 12 ½ years of creating 1000’s of frames and memories for hundreds of cherished clients, Framing 508 Gallery of Art will be closing the doors by January 17, 2015! As many of you know, having a retail business is quite an endeavor that often excludes time for...