- Muralist and graphic designer Rita Carr purchased a secondhand Ford minibus for $3,500 in 2020.
- She then spent $9,000 changing it right into a cell tiny residence and studio.
- The 31-year-old has since visited 48 states in three years whereas engaged on the highway.
Rita Carr mentioned she’d at all times cherished the thought of dwelling and dealing on the highway.
In 2020, she determined to make the leap, setting off on a six-month highway journey throughout the US in her Jeep Wrangler.
However the muralist and graphic designer mentioned that after some time she began to search out that the Jeep was too small for what had changed into “a full-time way of life.”
So in August 2020 she purchased a secondhand Ford minibus, which had near 400,000 miles on it, for round $3,500.
She then spent every week — and $9,000 — changing it right into a cell tiny residence and studio.
Carr advised Insider how she transformed it and the way she crafted a brand new life on the highway.