Category Archives: Zambia 2014

Peace Corps Dam Project Funded

Thanks in good measure to our fund raising efforts, our nephew’s Peace Corps Project has been fully funded.   To those of you who donated time or money, many many thanks! I will provide updates as soon as they are … Continue reading

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Building a dam in Zambia

October 2014 We decided to raise $2000 in a fast and furious fundraising effort to build a dam for three small villages in Zambia. In June, we went to Zambia and saw first hand what our nephew, Travis, is working … Continue reading

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Zambian Peace Corp Project Announced- from the village where I did all those paintings

As you may recall we visited Zambia and while there we visited our nephew Travis who is a Peace Corps Volunteer.   One of the things they are working on is a dam and they need $3500 for concrete and things. … Continue reading

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Video slide show from a small village in Zambia- my favorite part of the journey

These photos are from our June 2014 visit to Zambia.  Our nephew is serving in the Peace Corps, following his brother in el Salvador and us in Panama.  The drawings in the video are from my journal, which I will … Continue reading

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Videoslideshow- Chobe River and Park, Botswana, Our Safari

This is a slide show from our safari in Chobe National Park, Botswana, not far from Livingstone, Zambia.  Half of the time is on the river and the rest on land.  Some close ups of quite a few critters.    No … Continue reading

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Tanzania to Solwezi, Zambia- a slideshow set to Zambian music

These are photos from the moment we landed in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, across 1500 km of Tanzania to Solwezi, Zambia, where we met up with Travis, who is serving as a Peace Corps Volunteer in a small village not … Continue reading

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Slideshow of the pieces I did in Tanzania and Zambia, completed to date

I will be adding quite a few more.        

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The heart of lightness- journeys in Africa (hand written and illustrated) Part One- Tanzania

  Here are my journal entries starting with Tanzania and ending in Ndola, Zambia.  These are hand written on the spot or shortly thereafter.  I hope you can read them without too much difficulty.   Right now just no time to … Continue reading

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Some watercolors from Zambia

Here are some of the drawings I have done here in Tanzania and Zambia.  We started in Dar Es Salaam in Tanzania.   The countryside in Tanzania:        

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Update from Lusaka

June 14th Hello from Lusaka, the capitol of Zambia. 3 fantastic days in our nephew’s village (he is in Peace Corps), what lovely people and what a totally fabulous welcome we received! Rustic conditions, to put it mildly, even the … Continue reading

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