Sunday, October 27, 2013


I haven't checked this blog in quite awhile and just saw all the magnificent posts. Thanks! I had a wonderful presentation in Patzcuaro, Michoacan in June and am scheduling more booksignings around the Texas Rio Grande Valley where I live. We're developing a marketing plan to do presentations at other venues throughout the United States. If anyone has any ideas, please feel free to share. Just email me at,
 The book is available at both and Also, there are lots more stories, pictures, and videos on my new Facebook page, "Artisans of Michoacan." Please pull it up and "Like" it. I need to get as many "Likes" as possible. The Facebook page is where I do most of my correspondence about my book now. Sorry I haven't responded to any of these posts.

Thanks for all the great interest.

Travis M. Whitehead

Friday, February 22, 2013


Hey, everybody:
     My book, "Artisans of Michoacan By Their Hands" is finally out. You can find it on under the title "Artisans of Michoacan."
     My journey to the completion of this book is illustrated perfectly by my favorite line from a poem by Robert Frost called "The Road Not Taken."

     "Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -
     "I took the one less traveled by,
     "And that has made all the difference."