The Frenchman Who Followed Chris McCandless Into Alaska
In a story about the search, a man named Gary Nielsen, a small-town general-store owner who'd met François, said he was “dangerously naive” and “could not get it into his mind the distances involved here.” … Searching online one morning last July, I …
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National Quilting Show Hits Little Rock – June 18-20
The National Quilting Association (NQA) is excited to announce a partnership with the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. NQA's Annual Quilt Show will be moving to Little Rock with the opening of the 2015 show Thursday, June 18, 2015.
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Quilt festival is 'like going to an art show'
Among the highlights: Virginia's own as well as internationally known quilters and instructors, including Augusta Cole of Richmond, former president of the Virginia Consortium of Quilters, and Anna Hergert, Canadian Quilter Association's 2014 Teacher …
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Miriam Schapiro, a Leader of the Feminist Art Movement, Dies at 91
Schapiro, who sometimes went by the nickname “Mimi,” was born in Toronto, Canada in 1923. She was the only child of two Russian Jewish parents. Her father was an artist and an intellectual who was studying at the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design, in New …
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