2018 Prescott  Historic Home Tour
Apr11

2018 Prescott Historic Home Tour

If you are one of the many who love Prescott because of the historic architecture that helps define its quaint hometown character, then you are not alone. An upcoming event will feature homes and other buildings that will be open for Prescott’s Historic Home Tour in 2018.  The Prescott Historic Home Tour is an event planned by an all-volunteer committee, and supported by other local volunteer organizations in the community.  Prescott...

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Cave Castle of the Granite Dells
Apr11

Cave Castle of the Granite Dells

By Happy Oasis • Photos by Larry Kantor The wild, soulful beauty of the Granite Dells inspired John and Happy Oasis to co-create the first modern Cave Castle in Arizona. They began by quietly observing, over several seasons, the dappled sunlight sparkling between the trees and rain rippling down the ridges letting the land speak to them as to how to build into a cliff. Honoring the cliff, ancestors and surrounding nature, was an...

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Living the Downtown Dream
Feb15

Living the Downtown Dream

Prescott businessman makes his home in the very heart of Prescott By Hilary Dartt • Photography by Larry Kantor L iving in the heart of downtown Prescott has its perks. You can walk to a variety of restaurants for breakfast, dinner, or just drinks, or to the grocery store to pick up fresh bread or a couple of steaks. And you can watch parades from the comfort of your third-floor deck, surrounded by your friends and family. About ten...

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Friendship:  The Real Joy  of Gardening
Feb15

Friendship: The Real Joy of Gardening

By Hilary Dartt Photography by Larry Kantor Inside Virginia and Jerry Glasco’s Mount Vernon Avenue home, there are windows that don’t open, doors that squeak, and cracks in the plaster. And the Glascos love every charming detail, because each one is part of the home’s rich history. “The house is pretty much original,” Virginia said during a recent tour of the 1919 cottage, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. From the...

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From Vision to Reality
Dec13

From Vision to Reality

Local designer has an eye for function and form in five WOW projects By Hilary Dartt • Photos by Bella Vita Photography A good design is about more than aesthetics. It’s about space and cohesion, function and detail. In each of the following bathroom design projects, Certified Kitchen and Bath Designer Christie Board, of Board by Board Design, brought these elements together. The finished projects (four remodels and one new build) are...

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