.Kary Hess

Kary Hess is the author of the poetry collection 1912, creator of the SparkTarot® and producer of the feature film Pill Head. She lives and works in Sonoma County, CA.
Nov 7, 2023

Petaluma Holiday ‘Crafterino’ returns

Looking for high-quality, local, handmade holiday gifts this year? Find everything in one place at the Petaluma Holiday Crafterino. After three years on hiatus,...
Oct 31, 2023

Youth-made comic anthology hits shelves

Comic lovers, take note: The second annual youth comic anthology, Enter The Cat, hits shelves this week. The new book features the original works of...
Oct 17, 2023

Preserve to Serve: Master Food Preserver education

When it comes to the bountiful Sonoma County harvest, the abundance can be too much to eat all at once. People end up throwing out...
Oct 10, 2023

New book by herbalist Erin Masako Wilkins emphasizes local plants

When herbalist Erin Masako Wilkins was in acupuncture school, she noticed that many of the support herbs and foods taught in her classes were...
Oct 4, 2023

Geometric Muse: LBC Sculpture Garden shapes up

For a cultural outing for the whole family that links outdoor art with the mysteries of geometry, one may head over to the new...
Sep 26, 2023

Escape to Bliss Organic Day Spa

When a stress-relieving vacation is called for, but going away is out of the question, the serene solution is a daycation escape to the...
Sep 20, 2023

Richard Mayhew’s paintings at SVMA

Richard Mayhew’s vibrant landscape paintings possess a dreamlike familiarity. The viewer feels as if they are inside the works, instigating an emotional response of...
Sep 12, 2023

Perfect Pairing: John Ash & Co. and Vintners Resort

The easiest way to maximize vacation time is to spend it locally, and Sonoma County is full of options for this kind of getaway,...