Arriving Home to Snow April 10th 2007 After far too short a time in Paradise, far too many fancy rum drinks with fresh pineapple in them, and several wonderful evenings on the Moana Terrace our amazing grant from Silkroad Foundation of the Arts for Basket Cultures finally ran out! Our reserch project went well! now we will start work on our next grant from the Silkroad Foundation of the Arts. And so, sad about tanned and our hearts f ... read more
Oceania » Australia » South Australia Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
More than two centuries after Captain James Cook's voyages of discovery, Aloha Jane (aka the Pineapple Princess) and I are going on a journey across the hemispheres and through the centuries. Our plan is to recreate the voyages, adventures, discoveries & explorations of Captain Cook in the Pacific. Our only hope is that we don't meet the same fate as the good Captain.
And now we learned that we have been commissioned for another voyage to go where Captain Cook has gone before. Our preparation begins for our second journey across the Pacific to Moana. On this voyage we will continue our se... full info