First stop - Lame Deer, Montana, for the 13 Grandmothers' Gathering. The grandmothers are shaman's (healers) from indigenious people all across the world - examples: New Zealand, South America, Africa, Nepal.... Four days of prayer for the healing of the planet and the people.
Lunch at the Grandmother's gathering - under one of the arbors built for the occasion.
Leaving the gathering
Finishing up the painting. The artist painted this all during the gathering on a piece of canvas he stretched between the poles of the arbor near the tipi where he camped.
Sunset on the way to Spokane
Backyard barbeque at Dick's.
Seattle where we stopped for Eric to buy a kilt.
First sight of the Pacific.