Category Archives: crafts

Weaving the Web (Tejiendo el web): Luis Lazo Mendoza, Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca

Translating: Can tourism promotion be crowdsourced? My view: tourism promotion is catalyzed by the ever curious crowd. Marketing geniuses and tourism officials know something has changed. The source for our tips come from good friends AND passionate if not highly opinionated strangers, … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, crafts, local, markets, mexico, tourism, Web 2.0 in Action | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Build a Greener Block

Brilliant idea! I have just made my pledge. I would love to see photos and videos of this in action. It ticks all the right boxes for me as a way of creating an innovative and engaging community-building event. Talk … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, Announcements, cities, collaboration, conservation, crafts, events, fun, green, innovation, inspire, local, markets, usa, Web 2.0 in Action | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments


It is hard to remember that your original intention was to drain the swamp when you’re up to your ass in alligators.

Posted in 2011, crafts, language, Web 2.0 in Action | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment


Oaxaca, Mexico Pochote Market

Posted in 2010, crafts, food, local, mexico, signage, Web 2.0 in Action | Leave a comment

Jarcieria El Arte Oaxaqueño: A Oaxaca Favorite

Here’s a new Top 10 List! We’re preparing a list of fave stores selling local crafts. One of my favorite stores in the world is Jarcieria El Arte Oaxaqueño, Mina #317 at the corner of J.P. Garcia; 516-1581. Open 10am-8pm Monday … Continue reading

Posted in 2010, crafts, indigenous, mexico, Web 2.0 in Action | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments