Voyager Journal — Gold Rush

All Encompassing: Revolver's very own Julia Lemke

2012 desert design flora Gold Rush Inspiration Julia Lemke Nature photography San Francisco

We are incredibly lucky to have amongst us at Revolver and Voyager some supremely talented and inspiring individuals. One such person is the always lovely and hardworking Julia Lemke. Julia has recently launched her new website and both Voyager and Revolver carry her jewelry and plant wares under her imprint Auger + Ore. Swing by to check out the goods and read on to learn about what Julia does. When did you realize that design was what you wanted to do? What lead you to this discovery? I think I’ve always known I wanted to do some sort of design,...

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Prospecting & Gold in the Hills

Gold Rush San Francisco

Universal in its appeal, revered for its illustrious beauty, held in highest regards of its value, so much so that it's created a standard: GOLD. All of us want it and many have died for it. Did you know that the gold rush is in many ways responsible for establishing California and the city of San Francisco? Of course, we may have learned this in grade school History lessons, but today I felt the need to brush up on the lore of gold in our distant past. According to its wikipedia entry, the population of San Francisco grew from around...

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