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Makers Marks: A Call for Artists

The “Object of the Month” blog has been a place for staff and interns from the Nichols House Museum to share research and insights about our favorite objects in the collection.  428 more words

Joe Hogan Visit

This time next week I’ll be in County Galway staying with Joe Hogan, master basketmaker and artist. I’ve admired Joe’s work for years and am thrilled to be able to learn from him. 62 more words


More making this week!


Crystal Chain Gang (2015). Courtesy of the Crystal Chain Gang and Masterworks Gallery

Antarctic Riviera Collective, MONSTER JEWELLERY (All works 2014-2015)

Emily Siddell and Stephen Bradbourne, Still Life (2015) 73 black vessels, blown glass and wheel thrown clay, various sizes. 1,119 more words


Isle of Man Art Festival Starts TODAY!!

This bank holiday weekend is the Isle of Man Art Festival (the event formally known as WOSAT) and to explain what it’s all about, I have stolen the description from the their Facebook page and here it is: – 413 more words

Isle Of Man

MCA: They had me at 'Contemporary Crafts'

Featured photo: J. Paul Fennell, “Emei Lattice,” wood, 10 x 12 x 12. Courtesy of Mesa Contemporary Arts.

In previous years, when I’ve either reviewed or casually strolled through the annual “Contemporary Crafts” exhibition at… 655 more words


New Brewery Arts...

Show is open after a very successful show and tell for funders and educators. A BIG thank you to all involved. The artists showing work are: Sam Morris, Eloise Pontefract, Debbie Hamp, Julia Godden, Julia Craig,  Susan Sutton and Amanda Cornelius.