The New Waves, Surging In, and Rolling Out.

This is a drawing of the making space and gallery that my Dad wanted to construct The flat roof is the production space where we taught and developed STEAM skills, The building was designed to merge into the hillside, If this were the road taken Andersen Design would likely still be in production. The Town would not allow my Dad to build this building, I don’t know why but I am told all the members of the deciding board stopped by to apologize to Dad before they died, but the damage was done.

Local Community is in an uproar over repeated referendum votes, and I fall into a surprisingly compatible new stream. This is a drawing of the making space and gallery that Continue Reading →

Archeologists Look At Bronze Age Craft Production in a New Light

Andersen Design Vase made from a mold of a melon glazed in a variegated blue with a double layer at the top that flows down the form in an irregulated pattern

Looking beyond the economic realm and examining the sociopolitical role played by specialized craft production   First published on Medium·May 7, 2020 Centralization vs Decentralization in the Bronze Age In Continue Reading →

Considering Outliers of Economic Analysis

captrandy-fath-G1yhU1Ej-9A-unsplashi The Doctrine of Fascism If liberalism spells individualism, Fascism spells government… Fascism desires the State to be strong and organic, based on broad foundations of popular support. The Fascist Continue Reading →

1976- The Year Maine State Corporatism Reclaimed Its Might

In 1969 the Home Rule Amendment was added to the Maine Constitution. It designates authority to the inhabitants of the municipality.to amend municipal charters and to approve public referendums for Continue Reading →

Luddites, Guilds, and Societies of Correspondence

Sculpture od a dignified man resting on a shovel gazing upward and surrounded by trees

The Power and the Beauty of the Working Class The Present State of the Of the Working Entrepreneurial Class Once there was a popular phrase for a conceptual ideal. It Continue Reading →

What Do Lessons from the Industrial Revolution Have to Tell Us Today?

 A historical reversal of direction underway? k-b-W-unsplash The nineteenth-century influenced the social-political and economic development of human life on earth in vibrant living color. Not! The nineteenth-century industrial revolution produced Continue Reading →