The Homestead was built by Joe Bowen out of repurposed materials. Nearly all of the wood, the doors, and stairs came from buildings which were to be destroyed. Even some of the ornate features, kitchen island, and chandeliers came from other buildings.
There are two rooms available for your Homestead Stay.
Breakfast is served in the Homestead every morning.
(repost from IntuOutsiderArt) Carl McKenzie Born 1905 (d. 1998) Wolfe County, Kentucky, lived in Nada, Kentucky. We would without hesitation say that Carl McKenize is one of our favorite self-taught artists from Kentucky. Inspired by Edgar Tolson of the Campton school of Appalachian wood carvers, we think his style was uniquely his own and evolved […]
The Whip-Poor-Will Do you remember, father,– It seems so long ago,– The day we fished together Along the Pocono? At dusk I waited for you, Beside the lumber-mill, And there I heard a hidden bird That chanted, “whip-poor-will,” “_Whippoorwill! whippoorwill!_” Sad and shrill,–“_whippoorwill!_”The place was all deserted; The mill-wheel hung at rest; The lonely star […]