BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — With the latest COVID-19 surge ebbing, the Louisiana State Penitentiary has created a one-day arts and crafts fair to partly make up for the pandemic-prompted cancellation of its rodeo.
PARIS (AP) — Chanel brought its itinerant off-season fashion show the “arts and crafts,” with its swath of VIPs including Penelope Cruz and Marion Cotillard, back to home ground in Paris on Wednesday to mark its first collection since Karl Lagerfeld died earlier this year...
When it comes to putting an avant-garde twist on a deeply entrenched tradition, how much is too much?
That’s the big question facing artists and organizers of Traditional Spanish Market.
Nearly seven decades after it first showcased the Spanish Colonial-style arts and crafts that have endured for centuries as part of New Mexico culture — such as weaving, tinwork, straw applique, and paintings and carvings of saints — the annual market is at a difficult crossroads.
Teaching kids social and emotional skills is getting renewed attention, and arts and crafts are a good way to do that, at home as well as at school...
This weekend is the first day of December as well as the official start of the Christmas season, and will be full of festivals, parades and Christmas spirit.
Gertrude Jekyll was a British horticulturist, garden designer, writer and so much more. She created more than 400 gardens during her lifetime.
Gertrude was born on Nov. 29, 175 years ago, in London.
HUNTINGTON — Applications are available for the PRUM Women's 2018 Holiday Arts and Crafts Show at Pea Ridge United Methodist Church, 5747 East Pea Ridge Road in Huntington. The event is set for 9 a.m.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local):
Lots of goodies were for sale on Saturday, Sept. 8, at the 40th annual Mound Arts & Crafts Festival in South Charleston.
The third-annual Pineapple Festival at Memorial Baptist Church in Aiken will be the “coolest” one yet.
This year, the festival's organizers have moved the carnival games and children's activities indoors from the August heat.
Shadows-on-the-Teche will once again be playing host to its annual spring Arts and Crafts Fair on Saturday.
The event begins at 9 a.m. and will last until 4 p.m. More than 100 vendors are scheduled to sell their hand-crafted items as the event.
Local Artistree boutique in Rocky River closing after years supporting local art community
ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – Local Artistree, a gallery and boutique known as Gestures until last year, is closing after eight years of featuring and selling the work of more than 100 local artists.
GREENWICH — The Garden Education Center is hosting two wreath-making sessions next week with a variety of evergreen and holiday plants for sale.
One session begins at 10 a.m. and the other begins at 5 p.m., both on Nov.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight years ago, Hobby Lobby president Steve Green found a new way to express his Christian faith...
Our picks include the Lazy Daze Festival in Cary, creative events at the North Carolina Museum of Art, an International Block Party and Caribbean carnival and more.
Lazy Daze Arts and Crafts Festival - The Town of Cary's signature event, Lazy Daze, welcomes more than 50,000 people annually into the historic downtown.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana senator railed against Carrier Corp. for moving manufacturing jobs to Mexico last year, even as he profited from a family business that relies on Mexican labor to produce dye for ink pads, according to records reviewed by The Associated Press...
Moss Mansion SpringFest: SpringFest is held on the grounds of the Moss Mansion, 914 Division St. A pancake breakfast is served at 8:30 a.m. The juried art festival features arts and crafts vendors, food concessions, live entertainment and a kids’ corner with carnival style games from 9 a.m.
The Annual Homespun Festival marks its 40th year this July 21 and 22, 2017.
Beginning in July of 1977 from efforts of The Rockmart Merchants Association, the Rockmart Chamber of Commerce, and fellow volunteers as a local fundraiser it has since progressed into the Polk County Homespun Festival.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Karen Pence wants people to know that art therapy isn't exactly arts and crafts.
The wife of Vice President Mike Pence has been a passionate advocate of art therapy for many years, including during her service as first lady of Indiana.
GREENWICH — Charles Rennie Mackintosh would likely feel right at home in the residence at 636 Riversville Road.
The leader of the Arts and Crafts movement in the 1890s encouraged the use of natural elements in a home, and there’s plenty of wood, stone and sunlight on display in the dwelling place of Francine Ehrlich in the northwest corner of town.
For more than 30 years, Peggy Fontenot has sold her beadwork and photographs at American Indian art shows across the country. But this year, at the behest of politically connected tribes, Oklahoma passed a law that prohibits anyone who is not a member of a federally recognized tribe from marketing their art as “American Indian-made.”
There is plenty of holiday cheer to be had this weekend as communities come together for parades and art festivals, organizations host pancake breakfasts and beautiful music will be made by local artists.
Join the 45th Annual Sun City Arts and Crafts Festival 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 25 at Sundial, 14801 N. 103rd Ave.
There will be thanksgiving holiday shopping, award-winning hand-crafted items from more than 40 RCSC clubs all at one convenient location, pottery, jewelry, stained glass, paintings, ceramics, needle and leather crafts, calligraphy, photography, lapidary, metal, wood and more.