Field Notes from Yosemite

Field Notes from Yosemite

Apprentice to Place

By Teresa Jordan; Gretel Ehrlich (Foreword by)

Johnson Books, Paperback, 9781555662745, 87pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2002

Luminous watercolor paintings and graceful essays capture the beauty and spirit of one of America's most spectacular national parks. Artwork from John Muir and Chiura Obata are featured in full color, along with work from Teresa Jordan herself. Specially textured paper approximates the look and feel of a watercolor sketch book, making this a unique volume. Illustrations.

About the Author
Jordan is the recipient of the Western Heritage Award from the Cowboy Hall of Fame for scriptwriting and literary fellowship from the National Endowment of the Arts.

Judith D. Schwartz is a longtime freelance writer whose work has appeared in venues from Glamour and Redbook to The Christian Science Monitor and The New York Times. She is the author of several books, including Cows Save the Planet: And Other Improbable Ways of Restoring Soil to Heal the Earth, Tell Me No Lies: How to Face the Truth and Build a Loving Marriage (coauthored) and The Therapist's New Clothes. She has an MA in counseling psychology and an MS from the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. She lives with her family in Southern Vermont.