It all started with a mug. Santa Paula-based potter Nate Pidduck recalled the seemingly inauspicious moment that set him on his life’s path. “Around 2003, while on a road trip to Zion National Park, I bought a mug from Greg Worthington’s gallery in...
by Alex Wilson  |  Photos by Luis Chavez   Ventura husband and wife team who own a legendary downtown surf shop craft surfboards and artwork inspired by the ocean and community. Mignonne and William “Blinky” Hubina both grew up surfing at nearby...
Opening up to the many splendors of Tuscany’s walled Renaissance city. By Mike Nelson Photo by Janis Nelson Serene Levanto, a few minutes’ train ride north of busy Cinque Terre, is an ideal place for doing as little as possible. ity walls, as...