Watch: Oaxacan mole made from scratch at Agave Uptown

My most recent installment of Handmade East Bay, a short-video series about the skills people develop using their hands.

Mandy Aftel: A world master of artisan perfume

Enter into the home of Mandy Aftel, the owner of Aftelier Perfumes. She talks all about the magical power of scent and the stories behind it.

In Berkeley: A dance company rooted in traditional Balinese legends and wisdom

Emiko Susilo, Balinese dancer and singer, talks about the ancient art form and its relevance in today's political climate.

A visit with East Bay textile whisperer Amy Keefer

Knitter, crocheter, and embroiderer uses her work as a form of political resistance.