The Mega Feed
It is four in the morning as I write this. The work has calmed down for the night. Everyone has gone home. The scroll saw is resting in its blanket of sawdust, the airbrush is quietly cradled in its stand. The classic Star Trek episodes have been turned off. There is a satisfying stillness. These are the moments where The Farm is the most beautiful.
We’ve made so many new friends, met so many fans, and grown so much. As the year comes to a close, it is difficult to not be sentimental about how far we’ve come in the last three years… especially in just the last year.
2012 was so amazing! So many new designs and products were… [read more]
So, we went to visit Teeter’s Brother Michael, Sister-in-Law Emily, and Niece Ellie for the holidays. The drive was harrowing, because of a tornado which had set down a few miles from us. About a mile from their home, Teeter looked at me. “We can either be in a tornado in the truck, or try to get there and be inside,” she said over the wind pushing branches and signs around outside the truck. Sounded okay to me. I figured if it got too bad, we would pull over and try to find cover. We made it there safe, and hours later the wind was so powerful, it blew a large piece of metal off a roof that blew by… [read more]
Happy Thanksgiving from Red Rocket Farm! This Thanksgiving, we’ve got some story time from Teeter!
Many years ago my cat Samantha and I were holed up in a tiny studio apartment that was located in the rear basement of a house in Little Five Points in Atlanta. This apartment had many unique amenities such as: a street number address that ended in 1/2 (just like I’m in Harry Potter, accept that my mail never gets delivered right!), a hole behind the hot water heater that Samantha used as a portal to Narnia (aka, outdoors), and the ability to place a marble in the bedroom and have it roll through the living room and into the kitchen (I don’t think it… [read more]
What awaits us in Detroit, Michigan? We have no idea!… [read more] Neither Teeter or I have ever been to Michigan. Perhaps we will see flying dogs there! Perhaps we will have to drive on the other side of the road. WHAT MYSTERIES AWAIT IN DETROIT!?!
Well, for one thing, the Funky Ferndale Festival! It promises to be very funky, and VERY Ferndale. Whatever that means. Please come see us, hug us, and get a FDfTS of your very own.
Atlanta folks, Red Rocket Farm has not forsaken you! Come see the unstoppable duo of Maia and Molly at the East Atlanta Strut on Saturday!
Back in June, Tiff and Sal went to Wizard World Philly and talked to a few incredible independent artists. In this interview, we talk with Jason Thomas of Red Rocket Farm and get into the nitty gritty of his group, art, and animated series…. [read more]