Monday, February 17, 2014

Salvation Mountain
































(Wearing: Crossroads romper, H&M sandals, F21 hat and Topshop headband, Rebecca Minkoff bag)



I finally got to check off Salvation Mountain off my bucket list! This past Saturday we drove off to the desert and what can I say, I fell in love with this groovy place. I was in awe of all the hard work and dedication put into this by Leonard  Knight, who was the creator of Salvation Mountain. He began painting the mountain in the 1970's and it eventually became an art exhibit and tourist spot. He unfortunately passed away last week, RIP Leonard. His beautiful folk art definitely left me speechless and inspired.
 If you ever get a chance to visit ...go! Plus it's free! Donations and paint are also accepted.
It's definitely something you don't see everyday ;) 

x
StephC

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welovefur said...

Beautiful photos
I really like this unusual background
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Wow amazing photos!!!!

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Marion Bertorello said...

Very good post my sweetie :P
Big Kiss <3

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Jill Barry said...

I've always wanted to visit here! I live in Southern California, but every road trip I've taken deviates just slightly away...it's in an inconvenient place!

x. jill
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cmichellestyles said...

You totally taught me something new! I did not know about salvation mountain!

*Besos*
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jamie-lee said...

Wow it looks so cool too! How lucky that you got to go - it seems like such an interesting place :)

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