Meet Studio Dale – a 1965 Red Dale Camper – meticulously designed to be an off grid metalsmithing studio. He is my creative vessel and my passion project. As a young artist trying to make it in this world, Dale gives me a sense of security to fall back on. He has ignited a sense of freedom, empowerment, and exploration into my creative process. … Read More Studio Dale: Art and Adventure Combined in a Vintage Camper
A renovation project, being a rather noteworthy life experience, can teach you a lot about wood working, using power tools, intentional design, etc. but more importantly it can also teach you a lot about yourself. Below are three lessons I gained through Dale’s renovation with an abundance of photos of the process. 1. I am more impatient than I originally realized. Remodeling will test your patience, … Read More Dale Gets a Facelift – Part 2
106 hours of work and 29 days later, Dale is many more steps ahead of being the dreamy studio on wheels that he is meant to be. Over the past few weeks, I have learned many lessons. I learned that HGTV is a lot dirtier than it looks and that renovation projects take more time and energy than I expected. Here are some photos … Read More Dale Gets a Facelift
A love story between a silversmith and a vintage camper.