Podcasts

Talismana Designs: Eve Bennett-Jones at OCF

Talismana Designs: Eve Bennett-Jones at OCF

Eve at Talismana Designs talks to us about her design inspiration including symbolism and motifs of the natural world. Bees, bones, beetles, porcupine quills are just some of the materials she works with. She has lived the festival lifestyle for many years and now...

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Arch Park- Firestarting at OCF

Arch Park- Firestarting at OCF

How do you make fire from traditional natural tools? Learn all the details as Jeff talks to us in Archaeology Park at Oregon Country Fair and starts a fire with a bow drill. He explains about the tools, types of tinder, methods of firestarting and answers questions...

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Kat McMillan Open Heart Kirtan

Kat McMillan Open Heart Kirtan

Get to know Kavita "Kat" McMillan and her Open Heart Kirtan at the Spoken Word stage at Oregon Country Fair. She practices Bakhti Yoga and leads call and response "kirtans"- spiritual songs for upliftment. Beautiful and peaceful music!Kat McMillan: Open Heart Kirtan...

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Shady Lane Wanderings and Humble George at OCF

Shady Lane Wanderings and Humble George at OCF

Wander along Shady Lane at Oregon Country Fair, and drop in on live music inside the giant wicker dragon, and listen in to the band Humble George as they play some good old rag time and "sarcastic jazz", and heckle your host, Karen Rainsong.Shady Lane Wanderings and...

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Organic Matters at Energy Park

Organic Matters at Energy Park

Explore the Organic Matters booth in Energy Park at the Oregon Country Fair. We'll learn about what transitional organic means, how farmers can make a difference, and the socio-economics of organic farming.Organic Matters at Energy Park Transcription by Jessica...

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Energy Park Solar

Energy Park Solar

Learn about the Oregon Energy Industries Association and the Solar Showers at the Oregon Country Fair! Amy Berg-Pickett talks to us about supporting solar energy statewide in a dynamic environment. Also hear from the Solar Showers crew- how to get clean on a dusty...

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Andy Lifschuts – Honoring Grandma Barbara

Andy Lifschuts – Honoring Grandma Barbara

Honoring Barbara Lifschuts, a treasured member of the Fair Family, who passed away. Her grandson Andy shares memories and her fiber arts works in the booth, as well as selling his own jewelry. Andy remembers her fondly and her contributions to the fair for over 30...

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Cindy and the Fantasy Horns Booth at OCF

Cindy and the Fantasy Horns Booth at OCF

Cindy explains all about the finer aspects of fantasy horns and talks about some of the hilarious characters that have bought them over the years. We won't spoil it for you, but it makes for some funny stories.  Cindy at Fantasy Horns Transcription by Jade Rainsong...

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Lost Valley Educational Center at Energy Park

Lost Valley Educational Center at Energy Park

What is Lost Valley Educational Center? We'll talk to Collin at his Oregon Country Fair booth and find out the many definitions of permaculture and how it relates to the land, people, and activities at this educational center in Dexter, Oregon. Lost Valley Educational...

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Alkahest Leather at OCF

Alkahest Leather at OCF

Take a peek inside the Alkahest Leather booth at the Oregon Country Fair and find out how duct tape and inspiration contributes to these beautiful and unique Sylvan style products. We'll talk to Dustin and Tiera, the co-creators of these fancy shoes, boots, and...

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