Intermission at Clean Sheet Theatre

Intermission at Clean Sheet Theatre

Every year from July through September, my main job is running Clean Sheet Theatre. It’s not a full-time job in terms of hours, but it definitely takes a lot of energy and brainspace. The theatre is my old stone house near the ferry landing in Vis town, on the...
Cat art

Cat art

Have you seen my cat art lately? I like making these for products in my Etsy shop, and am also available for commissions. Would you like me to create affordable custom art from a photo of your pet? I work digitally, so the end result could be a pdf file for you to...
The Key

The Key

To renovate an old stone house on the island of Vis, in Croatia, about three hours by ferry from the mainland, patience is key. Here’s a photo of the double bedroom I rent to tourists during the summer: I call it Room 2 because it’s for two people, and...
Vintage photos make great gifts

Vintage photos make great gifts

You probably have a family photo album somewhere, full of faded and possibly damaged old photos that no one ever looks at. Wouldn’t that classic photo of your legendary great-grandmother make a perfect wedding gift for your sister? But you want to keep it...
Amy Alkon’s dog, Aïda

Amy Alkon’s dog, Aïda

Meet Aïda, Amy Alkon’s dog. Amy, also known as The Science Advice Goddess, is a longtime friend of mine who kindly offered to help me kickstart a new side hustle, photo retouching. It’s a case of not seeing something that’s right in front of you,...