Monthly Archives: August 2021

Galloway woman’s African crafts stall helps house elderly Kenyan woman

A Galloway woman’s African craft stall at a Creetown cooperative helped house an elderly woman in Kenya. Ann Todd runs her retail space at Barholm Arts and Crafts for the benefit of the Project Nakuru anti-poverty campaign, founded by Creetown man Eddie McGaw. The colorful jewelry, beads and bags on …

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Swansea Library offers crafts, book bundles, and club meetings

SWANSEA – Swansea’s Free Public Library has an assortment of events and features planned for the coming weeks. Reservation packages Booker packs are available for kids of all ages, chosen by Booker, our mascot, and come with coloring pages and puzzles. Request one of our packages online and try new …

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PHOTOS: Rise Creations locally crochet clothes | Multimedia

The first crochet piece, Kristen Joseph, a fourth-year student at the University of Georgia, was a simple high school infinity scarf. Now she lays claim to the creative name of ‘Rise Queen’ and has turned her hobby into a local business, creating statement pieces with just one hook. Kristen “Rise” …

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Limerick throwers knitting magical patterns

MY mother was a fantastic knitter. I remember the rhythmic swing of her knitting needles, balls of yarn, the variety of stitches – solid, inside out, crewneck, and rib – and how she would peek every now and then. on the grounds, usually taken from Woman’s Way magazine. . Gradually, …

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Celebrity Chef Tiffany Derry Cooks an Artisan Menu for the American Airlines Lounge

Fort Worth-based American Airlines is preparing to reopen its flagship airport lounges, with help from celebrity chefs including DFW’s Tiffany Derry. According to a statement, American will kick off the reopening of five flagship lounges with Flagship First Dining this fall, starting with John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in …

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lululemon partners with sustainable materials innovator Genomatica to bring bio-nylon to products

VANCOUVER / SAN DIEGO, California – August 18, 2021 – lululemon Athletica inc. today announced a multi-year collaboration with sustainable materials company Genomatica to integrate bio-based materials from renewable sources into lululemon’s products. This is lululemon’s first-ever equity investment in a sustainable materials company and Genomatica’s largest retail partnership. Together, …

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TSAR Carpets Forma Collection Introduces 25 Bold New Patterns

TSAR carpet has just released its latest: the Forma collection. Showcasing 25 bold and energetic patterns, the premium, hand-tufted flooring series blurs the line between applied design and fine art. Using texture, combinations of fibers, new layering techniques and seamless gradient transitions, Forma is a collection full of playful optimism. …

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SIU Craft Shop offers an array of arts and crafts opportunities this fall

CARBONDALE – Do you feel the need to be clever or creative? The Craft Store at Southern Illinois University Carbondale offers fall workshops that allow attendees to create pottery, tie-dye, glass, paint, wood, and more. Located in the Student Center, the boutique hosts a full range of workshops. Additional cleaning …

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Sergeant Aaron Griffin named 2021 Instructor of the Year

Missouri State Highway Patrol Superintendent announced that the directors of the state and provincial Police Academy have named MSHP Sergeant Aaron K. Griffin their Instructor of the Year for 2021. The nominations for this award comes from police academies in the United States and Canada. SPPADS is a section of …

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The SIU Craft Shop offers an array of arts and crafts opportunities this fall

August 16, 2021 The SIU Craft Shop offers an array of arts and crafts opportunities this fall by Christi Mathis CARBONDALE, Illinois — You can create pottery, tie-dye, glassware, paint, carpentry, and more during fall workshops at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s craft store. Located in the Student Center, the shop …

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Showcase your skills as an instructor at LA County Parks!

LOS ANGELES — With temperatures rising in Southern California, residents are urged to take precautions to avoid heat stroke, sunburn or heat exhaustion that can lead to hospitalization. The National Weather Service issued a high heat advisory from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday in Greater Southland. The National Weather …

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Artist creates new life with colors – Herald & Tribune

By SERINA MARSHALL Editor-in-chief [email protected] After handing Main Street Café and Catering to her children, business owner turned artist, Beverly Thomas Jenkins literally stood in front of a blank canvas. Jenkins, who has an art exhibit that will be on display at the McKinney Center through August, includes a behind-the-scenes …

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Coupeville arts and crafts festival returns – with pandemic adjustments

A small-scale arts and crafts festival returns to Coupeville this weekend. Whidbey residents can enjoy this amalgamation of the vibrant local arts scene from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, August 14 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, August 15 on Front Street and surrounding streets …

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