Summer 2012 Contents
Cover: Eric and Samantha Coghlan with their children Ozzy and Cash, at home in Happy Canyon. Photo by Mike Messikep
26 Business Profile
Kelly Hunziker: Quite at Home in Valley
In Kelly Hunziker’s family, the apple didn’t fall far from the tree. Her father and mother both worked with the investment firm Edward Jones in the Valley decades ago.
28 Surprises at Old Mission Santa Inés
Locals even are often surprised to learn about the Mission gift shop, gardens, historical tour and support of the 4th-grade study of the California Missions program.
30 Cover Story
Make Way For Art—the Coghlans
This young couple, both artists, live their passion and art informs every aspect of their lives. They run a successful business based upon bold ideas, sheer creativity, and hard work while contributing to the character of the Valley.
36 Tempus Rerum Imperator
Clockmaker David Walter of Buellton is recognized as one the finest clockmakers in the world. “The world has lots of quantity but not a lot of quality,” he says.
40 A Family of Great Danes
The Solvang Danish Sisterhood of America Flora Danica Lodge #177 isn’t well known in the Valley but their group raises funds for local scholarships while promoting Danish culture.
43 Engineering from the Ground Up
Sid Goldstien has run his own civil engineering office in Solvang since 1981, and designed plans for much of the commercial and residential development that’s occurred in the Valley over the past 30 years.
58 Column-Four-Legged Friends
Summer Brings Pests To Our Pets
Matt Snyder explains the life cycle of fleas, and the various treatment options for fleas and ticks.
59 Business Profile
Santa Barbara Health Care
Brooke and Kurtis Blunt operate the Santa Ynez Valley’s branch of Santa Barbara Healthcare, providing home medical equipment large and small. Their new inventory offers many commonly used items as well.
96 Column – Nature
From Figueroa Mountain
Cheryl Morris writes about two insects common on the mountain this time of year.
72 Los Olivos
78 Santa Ynez
91 Los Alamos
46 Santa Ynez Valley Homes
70 Art in the Valley
61 Health & Beauty
55 Four-Legged Friends
51 Thrift & Consignment shops
46 Four-legged friends