Martha Moran: In Memoriam at Ojai Valley Museum

In Memoriam pays tribute to women who died getting illegal abortions before Roe v Wade. I added tags with names of women who died, dating back to the 1870s. But I’m also asking people to share their experiences. I go in every week and am greatly moved by the new...
Martha Moran: Herons

Martha Moran: Herons

My herons were so popular at the OSA/OVLC “Art in Nature’s Wonderland” event, I am making more!  They’re fabricated out of beach wood — the “bodies” from wood that washed down from the Montecito mudslide after the Thomas Fire,...
Matter of Gravity at the Maloof Foundation

Matter of Gravity at the Maloof Foundation

OSA member Martha Moran, known as Ojai’s Rockstacker, is celebrated in an exhibition titled “Matter of Gravity” at the  Maloof Discovery Garden in Alto Loma, CA. The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts is a member of the Historic...
New Work by Martha Moran

New Work by Martha Moran

In such stressful times, I wanted to create pieces that were small and intimate and made me feel good.  Thus, the Goddess Eye Series. My Reiki Rocks are mini-rockstacks. I send healing Reiki energy with all my work and hope to bring a bit of Eastern Serenity and calm...
COME VISIT MARTHA MORAN – MAY 11

COME VISIT MARTHA MORAN – MAY 11

When I first started doing rockstacking, I wanted to do something that was a step beyond the rockstacks you see out hiking.  Use more interesting stone than our local sandstone. But I worried about where to find unique pieces. Hah! Now I have too much of...