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From beer to beef: Farmers make use of spent brewery grain
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The group is currently working with West Asheville's New Belgium brewery, which is slowly building production at its site along the French Broad River. In the early days of local craft brewing, some of the used grain was actually tossed away. "We want …

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TED Talks curator wants to help you craft perfect speech
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"We have many people come to TED who initially struggled with giving a talk but their work was important and we were able to help them get to the point where they could deliver an effective talk," he says. "It's not like every talk has to deliver a …

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A love for tech and beer helped two guys create their dream job
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A shared interest in technology and beer brought Greg Avola and Tim Mather together on Twitter, but long hours and late nights helped make their mobile beer app, Untappd, the hit it is today. Millions of beer drinkers around the globe rely on Untappd …

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Taquería coming to downtown
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The craft cocktail menu also will offer traditional margaritas, made with fresh lime juice. Abston notes there will be no sour mix in the building. "We'll still have happy hour specials and pitchers of margaritas for people who want to come in after …

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From beer to beef : Farmers make use of spent brewery grain
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The group is currently working with West Asheville's New Belgium brewery, which is slowly building production at its site along the French Broad River. In the early days of local craft brewing, some of the used grain was actually tossed away. "We want …

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Metalsmiths flex their steel, designs in Detroit
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When it comes to commitment to his craft, Gabriel Craig of Detroit is wedded to his work as a metalsmith. He has three hammers tattooed on his right forearm to prove it. The hammers, at the center of a tribal band that circles Craig's arm, represent …

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America's obsession with adult coloring is a cry for help
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… and overworked. Therapeutic without being therapy, meditative without being meditation, creative without being creation, artsy without being art, the supposedly soothing activity has also become a big business—in 2015 alone, US sales of coloring …

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Illinois college adds major in brewing amid craft beer boom
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Matt McCarroll, director of the Fermentation Science Institute at the university, said rapid growth in craft brewing has led to demand for trained fermentation scientists and coursework focused on brewing science. While fewer than 100 breweries existed …

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50 Craft Beers of the South Shore: Bulldog Brewing's Downtime Wheat
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Bulldog Brewery created Downtime Wheat with the intent of giving blue-collar workers an adult beverage they could enjoy after a long day at work, said Kevin Clark, one of the three co-founders. The beer's artwork even has a steam whistle meant to …

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Local artist shares his craft at workshop
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Award-winning watercolor artist and illustrator Iain Stewart shared his approach to his work during a three-day workshop in downtown Opelika. “From Sketchbook to Studio” was held at The Bottling Plant Event Center April 20-22. Originally from Glasgow …

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BAFTA TV Craft Award Winners Include 'Wolf Hall', 'The Dresser', 'The Murder …
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Ahead of the main BAFTA TV Awards on May 8, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts handed out prizes to behind-the-scenes talent this evening in London. Wolf Hall, the Playground Entertainment and Company Pictures/BBC Two adaptation of …

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How To Craft Your Perfect Selling Story
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By Carine Alexis. When speaking with a client, simply referring to your previous work, however successful, is not enough. You should be able to work those events into a compelling narrative that engages your audience, both rationally, and emotionally.

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A Performative Approach To Nature: Exploring Art Sheffield
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When Craft/Work interviewed Anna Barham last October, she spoke of language as a “found object”, as a system riven with holes. For her new film, 000998146-horizontal-panning-empty-fashi_prores/böhm-on-dialogue-ch5 (2015), presented for the first time …

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Amateur glassblower hones craft from his garage
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Dean said he had been looking for nearly three decades before finding an activity that provides the natural gratification glass blowing offers. He's watched his friends pick up guitars and experience an instant connection to the instrument, but never …

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Buffalo Theory, A Craft Beer-Centric Restaurant & Pub, Headed To Polk
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He also said that new staff will undergo rigorous training to be qualified to work behind the bar. “We want Buffalo Theory to be a place where you can not only enjoy your go-to craft brew, but also make a well-informed decision about trying something …

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Capitol Affairs: Working together? The culture's gone
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… in the mid-1990s, Republicans and Democrats made an effort to get to know each other, Richardson said last week. They had meals together, watched ball games together on television in their hotel rooms and spent time with each other in other activities.

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EXCLUSIVE: Missing Florida teens' boat found off Bermuda coast
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“The marker buoy did not work properly,” said Doss. 2:30 p.m. … “On March 18, 2016, Multi Purpose Supply Vessel Edda Fjord, while enroute to Norway, discovered a capsized small craft approximately 100 miles off the coast of Bermuda. The boat was …

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A gigantic mission for University of Arizona scientists rides on little craft
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For scientists at the UA, some of whom have been working on this mission for more than 12 years, things are getting real as the countdown clock at the Tucson mission headquarters ticks down to 137 days today. The journey begins on May 20, when Dante …

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Madison artist featured in a jewel of a show
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Friedlich, who's won the craft show's Excellence in Jewelry and Renwick Gallery Acquisition awards, tries to get the same booth spot every year to display his work. He brings along earrings and cufflinks that start at $60, as well his one-of-a-kind …

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Touching A Different Nerve: Robert Mapplethorpe On Film
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Barbato and Bailey's film is released as twin retrospectives of Mapplethorpe's work open at the Getty Centre and Los Angeles County Museum of Art. It acts almost as an accompanying piece, delving deep into Mapplethorpe's life and persona via …

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Trump's new image-maker honed his 'dark' arts in Ukraine
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In an interview with NBC's Meet the Press this month, Mr Manafort described his primary responsibility in Ukraine as helping bring the country closer to the west. “The work I was doing in Ukraine was to help Ukraine get into Europe, and we succeeded …

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Craft beer's appeal boosted by local brewers
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“The craft beer production industry brews virtually all styles of beer and regularly experiments with different ingredients to create variant styles of beer,” the IBISWorld report states. “As a result, the industry's range of products is diverse …

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Four Decades of Craft: Handwork made the cooperative model work
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Handwork Cooperative is ready to celebrate their 40th anniversary in June. From their beginnings as an effort to regularly get the crafts of 12 different artists in front of larger audience, the coop has grown to have over 40 members and hundreds of …

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