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Gastown artist JW Tatum hones craft over lifetime
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Finding content on social media sites, Tatum turns posts he sees into paintings and portraits, taking what is designed as fleeting and instantly gratifying into a lasting piece of work. “When I see a girl's picture on Instagram, I try and think of the …

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15000 to work up a thirst at beer fest
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There were just 13 breweries offering their tasty tipples to 3,000 people who attended the first festival in 2011 — this year, the number of craft beer exhibitors has quadrupled for the three-day event at the RDS. Seamus O'Hara said the biggest …

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Local potters show work in San Francisco
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Peggy Loudon, one of Humboldt County's best-known potters, and her longtime student Laura Rose were both accepted to the American Craft Council show this month at Fort Mason in San Francisco. Every year this show draws craft lovers from all over the …

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Craft Academy dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony held
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"In my 11 years here at MSU, I think the Craft Academy may be the most transformational activity that has occurred," said Wayne D. Andrews, MSU president. "Our goal is to attract students who may want to stay in Kentucky or come back to the state to …

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Montclair Mayor, Council Express Frustration Over Delayed Infrastructure Projects
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But it lasted for another half hour after that when Mayor Robert Jackson brought up the matter of delays on infrastructure projects, especially the work on Park Street and the area around Montclair High School. Township Engineer Kim Craft and Director …

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Sprecher Brewing marks 30th anniversary with 2-day bash in Juneau Park
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Sprecher compares the barrel-aged brews to "little baby wines made with barley instead of grapes." Three decades later, he's not finished with the work or craft beer. There are more possibilities for craft brewing in Milwaukee, the grandfather says …

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The 5 Types of Moms Who Craft With Their Kids
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You made an ellipse. We work in the pewter paste counterclockwise — you went clockwise so we'll just toss this one and start over…." Pinterest Mom lasts about seven minutes before she pushes the kid aside and finishes the craft herself. 2 …

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Craft Academy 'raises the bar' for MSU
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“In my 11 years here at MSU, I think the Craft Academy may be the most transformational activity that has occurred,” said Wayne D. Andrews, MSU president. “Our goal is to attract students who may want to stay in Kentucky or come back to the state to …

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'Madden NFL 16' Draft Champions Guide: How To Craft A Perfect Team
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In this case, maybe a quarterback with a strong arm isn't a necessity; you might actually need more of a game manager, like Joe Flacco or Alex Smith. On the flipside, a coach with a preference for passing the ball will work best with a roster of killer …

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A Master of His Craft
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Had I ever been tested, I probably would have been diagnosed with ADD, so it works for me to be able to switch back and forth between things. What it does cut into, unfortunately, is guitar time and fishing. You've talked a lot about the connections …

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Craft: All thumbs (up) at the Normal Theater
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All thumbs, from left: Drake Zimmerman, Beyond Normal Films member; statue artist Rick Harney; Donna and Scott Anderson, co-chairs of the committee to raise money for the statue in Champaign; Dave Williams, chair of BNF's Cinema Arts Program; and …

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BEYOND CRAFT Exhibition Opens Today at Canton Museum of Art
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Canton, Ohio — The Canton Museum of Art (CMA) will present the first major traveling exhibition of the Leatrice S. and Melvin B. Eagle Collection, a dazzling assemblage of artworks — ceramics, fiber work, furniture, glass, jewelry and works on paper …

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Hobby Lobby starts work at Fresno site, demolishes former crime scene
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Demolition of the former Fashion Furniture Outlet Showroom and other buildings along Blackstone Avenue at Sierra is making way for Fresno's first Hobby Lobby store. The work also marks the destruction of the scene of a crime that left an 85-year-old …

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Museum showing Ohio art
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“I am very pleased we could bring this type of work to Portsmouth,” Gordon said. The Kricker Gallery's “Best of 2015 Craft Exhibition,” reminds guests that Ohio artists can take everyday items, such as coal or ripped cloth, and create works of art that …

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Is Craft Beer as Close to a Sure Thing as an Entrepreneur Can Get?
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Failure rates for new craft breweries are near zero. So what is it about this sector that almost always leads to viable businesses? In part, success for startups comes down to cooperative strategies from established breweries. Established companies …

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Dates confirmed for 21st Derry Craft Fair
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“The Craft Fair is one of the highlights of the year and a great opportunity for the public to support the work of local artists and creatives. I would really encourage anyone with an interest in craft to get involved and be part of the expanding …

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Three artists work in real time during CCCD's Back to the Drawing Board
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“Sewing is not just about performing craft. It is more specific in talking about the practices of immigrant labor,” she says. “Laborers in the garment industry — the majority being immigrants — do this type of work every day. However, we pay such …

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How do you craft an Olympic medal contender? Tech help, and a big team
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The Games might be a year away, but time is short: Nyhaug trains with an eye focused directly on Rio, working on a major overhaul of his starting technique. He stands poised on his bike in the start gate, at the edge of a ramp that falls precipitously …

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Boise brewer burned in accident looks forward to returning to work
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Kerry Thomas was working as a regional merchandising director at Lowe's in Long Beach, Calif., when a friend in summer 2011 told her about an opening on the beach at Belmont Brewing Co. Thomas had been introduced to craft beers at age 21 at Fish …

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Artist, Daniel Baxter, gets Society for Contemporary Craft all dolled up
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His own work is sort of “Sesame Street” meets “The Simpsons,” with names like “Flying Baloney Sandwich,” “Ugg Ball” (harvested for its precious feet) and “Vegetable Hunter” (pumpkins even fear him). They range in size from a 36-foot-long squid …

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Pressure Cooker Studios' work wins them a Craft at Loeries 2015
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Pressure Cooker Studios, a Cape Town-based music and sound design studio for film and television, has been awarded a Craft for Original Music and Sound Design for their work on Sanlam Private Investments 'Genius' campaign at the 2015 Loerie Awards.

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Attorney Hounding Climate Scientists Is Covertly Funded By Coal Industry
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The Alpha Natural Resources filing corroborates the suggestion in a recent email from chief executives of major coal firms that they are underwriting Horner's current work. In early June this year, the Coal & Investment Leadership Forum, a trade show …

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New Mundelein craft beer business gets big grant
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He'll get the money after the work is completed. Under the program, grants cover half the cost of proposed improvements. The grant cap is $25,000. The program launched last year and initially focused on the village's downtown area — a wedge-shaped …

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