Made in the West

Behind the Scenes: In a Rock Star’s Garden

Our February issue features the home garden of Brian Bell, guitarist of the 90s band Weezer.

2015 Calendars We Love

Yep, it’s 2015, and oops, your December calendar image doesn’t turn-page into January. You meant to spend sometime personalizing a calendar with your family photos on Artifact Uprising or something as holiday gifts…but then, well, the holidays happened. Maybe next year. This year, get yourself a Mountain Life calendar ($20) by Handle With Care. Images by Seattle-based photographers Julia and Yuriy Manchik feature Montana and Canada […]

Who Says Thanksgiving Traditions Have to Involve Food?

                Or, at least, eating food. A group of us cyclists in San Francisco like to mark the holiday in a combined athletic/artistic way using a newish genre called Stravart. (It’s named for the San Francisco-based website Strava, which lets you track your rides or runs by GPS.)

Behind the Scenes From Our December Protea Story (+ A GIVEAWAY!)

Staff photographer Tom Story shot a book’s worth of pictures at the Resendiz Brothers Protea Growers in Rainbow, CA for our December feature. We couldn’t fit them all in the magazine, so here are some more goodies for you to enjoy.