It’s February and Jasper Arts is bringing you the Summer of Love

musicIt’s February and Jasper Arts is bringing you the Summer of Love
Joined by performers including a horn section, strings, keyboardists, percussionists, background vocalists and an incredible rock rhythm section, the Summer of Love Experience recreates “note for note and absolutely live” the songs, and the …
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Guns N’ Roses Will Play Another Reunion Concert
These codes are available for paid members only; use by others will void the order. As for who else will be on stage with the core GNR trio? That’s still unknown, though earlier rumors pointed to guitarist Richard Fortus, drummer Frank Ferrer and …
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Geeky musicians hack old floppy drives and dial-up modems to create hip-hop tones
A collection of seemingly worthless computer parts have been transformed into musical instruments by a talented hip-hop band from Germany. Fettes Brot, literally ‘Fat Bread’ in English, recently used the instruments made from 180kg of electronic waste …

Latest Martial Arts News

sportMartial arts studio offers ‘active shooter’ defense classes
(OAK RIDGE) National Martial Arts is offering classes for the public to protect themselves in active shooter situations. The studio teaches self-defense on a regular basis, but this class is targeted specifically at helping people defend themselves if …
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Martial Arts Kid’ up for best martial arts film
“The Martial Arts Kid” could be the top martial arts movie for 2015. That is, if you vote. Budomate magazine, which covers martial arts, kung fu and karate movies, is hosting its annual poll for best martial arts movie of the year, and TMAK is on the list.
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LTC offers spring martial arts classes
Students not eligible for college credit may take the class on a non-credit basis. For more information, or to register, call 618-544-8657, ext. 1427. Martial arts classes begin Jan. 4. Students interested in taking other courses at Lincoln Trail …
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How Mamata Banerjee’s Biswa Bangla is bringing dying arts, crafts back from

trendHow Mamata Banerjee’s Biswa Bangla is bringing dying arts, crafts back from
Biswa Bangla is an initiative to promote the state’s dying arts and crafts. It was thought up in 2013 and the first store to sell products under the brand came up in 2014 in Kolkata. After establishing her brainchild in West Bengal and the country …
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170+ Vendors Prepare For Sioux Empire Arts And Crafts Show
Over 170 exhibitors will be at the Sioux Empire Fairgrounds this weekend with handmade treasures of all varieties for the Sioux Empire Arts and Crafts Show beginning Friday. There will also be plenty of food, music and fun to get you into the holiday …
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Arts and Crafts style taboret made circa 1900
A. You have an Arts and Crafts taboret and it was used as a plant stand or beverage stand. Arts and Crafts furniture was made in Europe and the United States from around 1880 to 1910. The movement began in England and quickly spread to the United …
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Get your antiques appraised this weekend at Fayetteville Arts Council fund-raiser

trendGet your antiques appraised this weekend at Fayetteville Arts Council fund-raiser
Items can be evaluated by a professional antiques appraiser or dealer, an announcement from the Arts Council says. The professionals will say what they think would be the fair market value of the items, but won’t make written appraisals for insurance …
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Photos: 2015 Brimfield Antique Show, September edition
BRIMFIELD — For more than 50 years, the Brimfield Antique Show has attracted antiques dealers, collectors and visitors from across the United States and abroad. The annual event appears three times a year — in May, July and September — with the help …

Antiques market: Take the train to luxurious Atlantic City
Back in the 1930s, the long lines of cars headed to the beach traveled on rails instead of six-lane highways. This original Pennsylvania Railroad poster by Edward M. Eggleston promotes Atlantic City as “America’s Great Seashore Resort.” The veracity of …
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Latest Arts & Crafts News

trendGuilford Arts Center to hold annual craft expo July 17-19
Special features include a Silent Auction of exhibitor-donated crafts, live craft demos by Guilford Art Center faculty and staff, food trucks including New Haven Pizza Truck, Cheesy Street Grill, Perk on Wheels, iThai, Ashley’s Ice Cream, Cannolis on …
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11 Arts And Crafts Apps For The DIY Enthusiast, Because Sewing And
Crafty types may often look at technology with a thoroughly suspicious, borderline-Luddite eye — but just because you’re into DIY and arts and crafts hobbies like embroidery, woodworking, or knitting doesn’t mean that tech is totally irrelevant to …
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Elwood City Arts, Crafts and Food Festival
Elwood City Arts, Crafts and Food Festival. Warm, dry weather brought out a crowd Friday afternoon for the first day of the 35th annual Ellwood City Arts, Crafts and Food Festival in Ewing Park. The festival continues through Sunday.
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Apache Arts Center offers creative getaway

trendApache Arts Center offers creative getaway
“The most important thing about Apache is it’s a place to be creative,” Newberry said. “It’s a place to wander and create and have an item to be proud of. It’s giving people an opportunity to be able to learn a craft.” In the resiliency room, active …
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Kids take on the ‘old guys’ at Dennison Dribble fundraiser
Mathes, who has been in his post since last June, said that in the future, the center will look for ways to include more of the girls, who typically don’t play a lot of basketball at the center, which also offers billiards, ping-pong, arts and crafts …

What’s Happening for MARCH (UPDATED March 1)
Creative arts competition: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. March 4 and 8 a.m.-2 p.m. March 5, Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System, building 17 recreational hall, 400 Veterans Ave., Biloxi. Details: …. Locally grown vegetables, arts and crafts, pottery, jewelry and …
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