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2 hrs ago | Henley Standard

Exhibition brings Easter story to life

AN Easter exhibition in Nettlebed told the story of Christ's walk to the Cross. The Lamb of God - Sacrifice and Saviour featured installations around St Bartholomew's Church as well as displays of arts and crafts.


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6 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press

Artists work together for funding turnaround

Foal Arts exhibition at The Depozitory, Ryde. Chris Jenkins running a workshop, with Stella Stratton, 12, Will Riley, 12, and Issy Dixon, 12. Picture by Laura Holme.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Isle of Wight County, England, Life, Hobbies

10 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

The best new New Orleans Jazz Fest crafts, first weekend

Judging by my perusal of photographs at the New Orleans Jazz Fest craft staff offices at the Fair Grounds earlier this week, I can promise you that the 2014 pickings are outstanding.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, New Orleans, LA, Home Gardening, Home

14 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

More than a cute hat: Knitting may have health benefits

When I picked up knitting needles for the first time about two years ago, I couldn't have imagined how vital the hobby would become to my well-being.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Knitting, Motherhood, Family, Depression, Health, Parkinson's Disease, Columbia University

Wed Apr 23, 2014

'Oregon Art Beat' Exhibition celebrates Oregon artists, 15...

As they walk around the vast gallery space up on the daylight-dappled third floor of Pioneer Place mall in downtown Portland, Chris Haberman and Jessica Martin have an "Odd Couple" sort of thing going.


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Republican Journal

Midcoast art shows

On Saturday, April 26, the community is invited to join Susan Balch's family in a celebration of the artist's life in the Abbott Room of Belfast Free Library from 2 to 4 p.m. A retrospective of her watercolors, many executed for Liberty Graphics, is on view through the end of the month.


Related Topix: Belfast, ME, Life, Hobbies, Photography, Arts, Maine, Waldo County, ME, Pop/Rock, The Land

Gilmer Mirror

Melrose Arts and Crafts Festival

The festival is sponsored by the Association for the Preservation of Historic Natchitoches , and attracts more than 2,000 visitors during the two-day event.


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Artists' Exchange Announces Summer Camps, y-Art Sale, and the Bald Soprano

Burbage Theatre Company presents Eugne Ionesco's The Bald Soprano, directed by Alex Duckworth.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Cranston, RI, Life, Hobbies

The Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts Recognizes This Year's Visiting Artists

Arriving at the Arrowmont School without having suffered a crashing headache from the visual cacophony that is Pigeon Forge can be quite a relief.


Related Topix: Life, Pigeon Forge, TN, Gatlinburg, TN, University of Tennessee

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

A Cloud Hangs Over Marble-Crafting Village in Burma

Unlike other mountainous places, a village located at the foot of Sagyin Mountain, 32 miles north of Burma's second largest city, is not an ordinary tourist destination nor a hill station geared for relaxation.


Related Topix: Burma, Southeast Asia, World News, Life, Hobbies

This is Oxfordshire

FESTIVAL organisers are planning a bumper weekend of sport, crafts and stalls in Headington.

After 7,000 people turned up to enjoy last year's festivities in Bury Knowle Park, the organisers have extended this year's Headington Festival to two days.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, West Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

The Legal Record

Spring Bloom Arts Festival

This Saturday, April 26th, The McLean County Arts Center will be holding the 10th annual Spring Bloom Arts Festival at the Interstate Center in Bloomington.


Related Topix: McLean County, IL, Bloomington, IL, Life, Hobbies

Tue Apr 22, 2014


28th Annual Rivertown Music & Craft Beer Festival kicks off in May

The 28th Annual Rivertown Music & Craft Beer Festival will be held next month in the historic downtown area of Conway.


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WHNT-TV Huntsville

Panoply Arts Festival Returns to Huntsville April 25-27

Panoply, the southeast's premier arts weekend where Huntsville innovative spark shines through a festival of art, music and more, is coming back to Big Spring Park April 25 - 27. Panoply features the best local and regional music and art, numerous fun events for kids, the Panoply Arts Festival, and many food and beverage vendors, among other ... (more)


Related Topix: Huntsville, AL, Family, Kids, Life, Hobbies

News Observer

Wake County to allow home-based businesses in outbuildings

County rules have long allowed people in unincorporated areas to use their homes as the base for a range of small businesses that don’t disrupt the surrounding neighborhood.


Related Topix: Wake County, NC, Small Business, Personal Finance, Life, Hobbies

Market Wire

Siesta Key Village Welcomes Back Its Premier Spring Art Festival

WHAT: 36th Annual Siesta Fiesta WHEN: April 26 & 27, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm WHERE: Ocean Boulevard & Beach Road in Siesta Key Village, Siesta Key Navigational Address: 5124 Ocean Boulevard, Sarasota, FL 34242 WHY: To Support the Arts, the Siesta Key Association and the Local Community ADMISSION : Free and open to the public WEBSITE: ... (more)


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DRWC announces summer season on the Central Delaware Waterfront

The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation announced the full 2014 season of events along the Central Delaware Waterfront.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Philadelphia, PA, Food, Food Festival

The Baltimore Sun

Towson-area artisans to display their creations at Sugarloaf Crafts Festival

Devin Mack was in a figurative drawing class at Ithaca College more than a decade ago when his professor handed him a roll of wire and said, "Here, make a figurative drawing out of this."


Related Topix: Towson, MD, Life, Hobbies, Ithaca College, Photography, Arts, Food, Honey

Join in the green fun at SunFest 2014

It's back - the annual event folks near and far have been waiting for. Of course, we're talking about SunFest , where music meets the waterfront in downtown West Palm Beach scheduled for April 30-May 4. This year's headliners include Kid Rock, Ellie Goulding, Robin Thicke, Goo Goo Dolls, J. Cole, Alice in Chains, Daughtry, the Doobie Brothers, ... (more)


Related Topix: West Palm Beach, FL, Life, Hobbies, Painting, Arts, Photography

Rottingdean News

Rottingdean's Brighton Festival May 2014 exhibition

As part of this years' Brighton Festival, The William Nicholson Art Gallery at The Grange will be hosting the works of its finest painters, illustrators, craft makers and mosaic artists set within the charming and historic village of Rottingdean.


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