News of Twin Oaks

What's New at Twin Oaks

The latest issue of our Leaves newsletter has been published in PDF format.

and has been emailed to subscribers.

Read the issue and see past issues in our Leaves PDF Archive.

Leaves Summer 2015

A local area publication called Louisa Life printed a multi-page spread featuring the chairmaking business operated by Twin Oaker Purl.

Chairmaker Sean Samoheyl

Sean Purl Samoheyl chairmaker

Josie, daughter of founder Kat Kinkade, wrote a tribute to her mom which was published recently online by Sustainable Harrisonburg.

Tribute to Kat Kinkade by her daughter

[Posted 7/15/2015.]

"Hipster Disney Princess Party" recently featured various costumes and lots of sexy-geeky black glasses frames. 

Hipster Disney Princess Party

Hipster Disney Princess Party

Twin Oaks has an Etsy store!

Oaker Crafts on Etsy

 At the time of this writing (June 2015) there are 4 Twin Oaks craftspersons selling crafts there!

Twin Oaks Etsy Store

A reporter and photographer visited recently.

Yahoo Parenting Finley on Trike

The story appeared on the Yahoo homepage and got millions of hits. The resultant traffic crashed our website. And yes we got tons of inquiries as a result, including a call from ABC Nightline asking about a follow-up story.

An article about Twin Oakers appeared in Jeanne magazine.

Jeanne magazine article

Jeanne is a French lesbian magazine.

Twin Oaks in French lesbian magazine

The latest issue of our Leaves newsletter has been published in PDF format

Leaves of Twin Oaks #119

and has been emailed to subscribers.

Leaves Early Spring 2015

Kamikaze Theater (last done here 3 years ago): a group of people takes 24 hours to write a play, build sets, rehearse it, and then perform it. Performed in Zhankoye, our main community center, this one was entitled Mission Impossi-Bulk.

Impossi-Bulk Kamikaze Theater

Mission Impossi-Bulk