Road Trip: Exploring Old Alameda Naval Air StationSome destinations are so close, but yet so far. One of those local places for me is right smack dab in the middle of the San Francisco Bay, the (former) Alameda Naval Air Station. The based closed for active military use in 1997, and for many years sat locked and dormant. The location is on the island of Alameda, which sits adjacent to the city of Oakland, with incredible views of San Francisco and the San Francisco Bay.
So I Bought a Sewing MachineMy plan was to launch Old Road Brand in early 2019. But getting Old Road Brand off the ground took more time that I thought it would. Why? Getting ...
This is the story of Old Road BrandMore than anything else, I wondered what could I do with these maps? I had spent many years in the gift, craft & hobby business. Certainly, there must have been some way to bring these maps to life.
Mexico Road Trip - Late 1980's
It was a big white beast at the time, which I had christened "The Land Shark". The name was shorted to "The Shark", and many stories could be told about it… this is just one.