Category Archives: Out & About

Weekend Excursions

On the weekends, many of us took excursions to the countryside as well as other European countries. Here are some of our adventures from June and July this summer. __________________________________ BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (By Justine Parish) My husband Tom and I

Weekend Excursions

On the weekends, many of us took excursions to the countryside as well as other European countries. Here are some of our adventures from June and July this summer. __________________________________ BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (By Justine Parish) My husband Tom and I

Studio Tour: Olaf Hajek

(by Grace Haynes)   Olaf Hajek’s work has always played an inspirational role in my own work. His incredible usage of color, composition, African themed subject matter and ability to make amazing work out of acrylic paint has taken the Illustration

Studio Tour: Olaf Hajek

(by Grace Haynes)   Olaf Hajek’s work has always played an inspirational role in my own work. His incredible usage of color, composition, African themed subject matter and ability to make amazing work out of acrylic paint has taken the Illustration

The Coffee Enthusiast in Berlin, Part Two

(by Suyu Ren) To experience coffee from seed to cup, I volunteered 3 months in Kona, Hawaii to grow coffee on a farm last summer and took my first barista class in Berlin for brewing and cupping this summer. Brewing

The Coffee Enthusiast in Berlin, Part Two

(by Suyu Ren) To experience coffee from seed to cup, I volunteered 3 months in Kona, Hawaii to grow coffee on a farm last summer and took my first barista class in Berlin for brewing and cupping this summer. Brewing

Berlin After Dark

The theater and club scene in Berlin is endless.  Here are just a few highlights of places people went. _______________________________________ Komische Opera Justine Parish – Le Belle Helene,   Serena Jorif – Don Giovanni A wild and crazy operetta style theater

Berlin After Dark

The theater and club scene in Berlin is endless.  Here are just a few highlights of places people went. _______________________________________ Komische Opera Justine Parish – Le Belle Helene,   Serena Jorif – Don Giovanni A wild and crazy operetta style theater

Stasi Prison – Hohenschönhause

(by Noel Ekker – Hohenschönhause) Hohenschönhause was a heartbreaking experience.  We got to see how the initially KGB run prison, which was physically degrading to the prisoners, transformed in the 60’s to the GDR run prison, which was psychologically degrading, and

Stasi Prison – Hohenschönhause

(by Noel Ekker – Hohenschönhause) Hohenschönhause was a heartbreaking experience.  We got to see how the initially KGB run prison, which was physically degrading to the prisoners, transformed in the 60’s to the GDR run prison, which was psychologically degrading, and

Fashion Tech Berlin 2015

(by Justine Parish – Kühlhaus at PREMIUM Berlin, Luckenwalder Straße 3  10963 Berlin) THE CONFERENCE ON THE FUTURE OF FASHION – JULY 8, 2015 E-COMMERCE & RETAIL _____________________ AMAZON FASHION DIVISION- Sergio Bucher Focus is to deal with sizing issues

Fashion Tech Berlin 2015

(by Justine Parish – Kühlhaus at PREMIUM Berlin, Luckenwalder Straße 3  10963 Berlin) THE CONFERENCE ON THE FUTURE OF FASHION – JULY 8, 2015 E-COMMERCE & RETAIL _____________________ AMAZON FASHION DIVISION- Sergio Bucher Focus is to deal with sizing issues

A Reintroduction to Bauhaus

(by Kristen Stain – Dessau, Germany)  As I mentioned in my previous post, Bauhaus is a particular art movement I’ve had to familiarize myself with. This week we had a refresher lesson on the history of the Bauhaus movement through

A Reintroduction to Bauhaus

(by Kristen Stain – Dessau, Germany)  As I mentioned in my previous post, Bauhaus is a particular art movement I’ve had to familiarize myself with. This week we had a refresher lesson on the history of the Bauhaus movement through