DROPPING IN ON SHELTER PUBLICATIONS

DROPPING IN ON SHELTER PUBLICATIONS

Last month I drove up to the Shelter Publications headquarters in Bolinas for a morning visit with Lloyd Kahn; author, publisher, builder, skateboarder (at 76!) and all around enthusiast for good living and common sense. Lloyd gave me a tour of his studio and a sneak peak at his upcoming book about Tiny Homes, out this February. The man has multiple new apple computers but still does all his layouts by hand, which, in my opinion, keeps with the character and spirit of his subject matter. Its all about keeping what works and mixing in the new where necessary.  We talked domes, farm fresh eggs and the benefits of stretching and as we ate coffee cake and walked around his acre of gardens and hand built shelters. I drove back later with a little more than admiration for the way this guy lives his life…

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2 comments on “DROPPING IN ON SHELTER PUBLICATIONS

  1. The song is Neil Young’s “Motion Pictures”. It pairs well with these great photos.

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