The Pink Lady: A Catskill Legend
The Pink Lady –
The Pink Lady: a Catskill Legend. The ca 1900 dry fly & cocktail.
Ever wonder how a historic dry fly & vintage cocktail can become entwined because of history? It was a pleasure to research and write an article for the new woman’s fly fishing publication DUN Magazine, therefore – read on about these famous sisters from different misters!
Bring the Wild Inside: Safari Lifestyle
Since January is the time for all the huge Safari Expositions across the country I thought we would revisit a post I did for the Women’s Outdoor News on how to Bring the Wild Inside with Safari Lifestyle! You can read my full post at the WON archives:
The following vignette I made from vintage family sporting memorabilia, books and letters, it was used by Safari Club International for convention advertising.
vintage safari vignette by Rita Schimpff for Heritage Game Mounts
Rita Schimpff of Heritage Game Mounts next to ‘Tusk’ by John Banovich at convention
African Animals displayed with natural linen and an ornate panel of oak leaves & acorns – all by Heritage Game Mounts
Hunting Lodges that Inspire
Lodges that inspire more than the Hunt
Be it Fin, Feather or Fur – I think the decor of a hunting lodge should be as inspiring as the hunt!
Stack stone fireplace at Trinchera Ranch – fabulous taxidermy in Colorado
We are over at the Women’s Outdoor News with a new post:
Antique sporting art inspires the colors for this handsome room at Mississippi’s Longleaf Plantation