Building a Barn: Former Filson Employee Fulfills a Family Dream

[gallery royalslider="4" ids="4994,5007,5006,4996,4995,5000,5005,5008,5001,5003,4998,4997,4993,5002"]Former Filson employee Ben Fife returned to the plains of Spokane this March to finish a project he started with his Father: a 48' by 40' classic burnt-red barn -- and more importantly -- the foundation of their family dream to have a home in the country. Late in to the Summer's light, we had a chance to reconnect with Ben, and take a tour of this long-sought shelter.All photos by Eleanor Lonardo.Where did the idea for the barn come from?The barn was designed by my father, who has been working with his hands building and remodeling his whole life.  The project was the first stage of a dream m...Read More