Illinois Craft Fairs
Mountain-style wedding in Bolzano, Italy (The Record-Courier)
Scott and I just returned from an 8-day European adventure. We met a group of friends in Germany to experience the Oktoberfest in Munich, and then drove toward Bolzano, Italy, in order to celebrate the marriage of our dear friends, Brooke and Guy.
Bazaar Calendar (The Star Press)
craft Workshop and Bazaar, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 1885 S. U.S. 27, Winchester. Learn new craft idea and make crafts to take home. Readymade craft projects for sale. Health screenings, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. provided by St. Vincent Randolph Hospital. Sponsored by Randolph County Extension Homemakers. Information: 584-2271.
Musicians collaborate to Let It Be (Toronto Star)
If the idea of arena rocker Rik Emmett, Canadian country singer Russell deCarle, Newfoundland pop diva Damhnait Doyle, jazz and world music multi-instrumentalist Andrew Craig and Toronto reggae monster Fergus Hambleton appearing on the Roy Thomson Hall stage together in full-tilt musical production featuring the songs of John Lennon and Paul McCartney strikes you as unlikely, the four principles ...
No Surprise in the Senate Bailout Vote (Baltimore Chronicle & Sentinel)
The US Senate did what the Founding Fathers expected it to do when they devised the idea of an upper house of Congress.
The Mingei Spirit in Japan From Folk Craft to Design at Musee du Quai Branly (Art Daily)
View of the exhibition. PARIS.- In the exhibition of its permanent collections, the Mus�e du Quai Branly highlights the aesthetic and technical qualities of local traditions which, from the time of their collection, have found themselves threatened by the standardisation of globalisation.
John McCain's curious campaign strategy (AFP via Yahoo! News)
With just one month to go until Americans elect a new president, Republican hopeful John McCain has been delivering surprises, holding few political rallies and making campaign trips to states not generally thought to be in play.
Jammy: a revolution in online arts & craft... (Scoop.co.nz)
Jammy: a revolution in online arts & craft... We would like to introduce you to our exciting new website. It?s attracting a lot of attention. Jammy has been set up by an artist for artists!
Museum and Gallery Listings (New York Times)
Selective listings from art critics of The New York Times.
McCain's curious campaign strategy (AFP via Yahoo! News)
With just over a month until the US presidential elections, Republican John McCain has kept observers guessing with his unusual strategy capped Thursday when the campaign announced it was pulling out of Michigan.
The Creative Nonfiction conference is revamped to focus on the craft and business of writing. (Pittsburgh City Paper)
The event was recast to fulfill working writers' desire for more short-format courses about specific topics.