"Lawrence, I don't know how to stop the chipmunks... maybe bird netting?
There hasn't been much activity here for the past few weeks.
Locally (Colorado Springs) you can go to (or call) Sammys natural grocers and see if they have the…"
"In the past I have used everything from old bread wrappers and plastic grocery sacks to a ratty pillow case as emergency potting. LOL
However in the house you might want pot bottoms with any of the above."
I guess I'll have to teach you to grow algae. It is used to clean water in aqua culture. The aslgae is also a good fish food. As for the pictures I will have to send you some I make Pineneedle baskets. The logo on Sam Lawrence face book is a basket I submitted in 2004 for the National Basket Organization juried show. It was in a gallery in Lake Tahoe during there convention there.