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Marblehead Pottery: American Arts and Crafts legend
NEW YORK — What began as a therapeutic pottery-making program for women diagnosed with nervous disorders grew into one of the great brands in American art pottery: Marblehead pottery.
Prison arts and crafts unlock inmates’ creativity
NEW YORK – Prison-made handicrafts have been a common practice for centuries as it kept the prisoners busy and gave them some purposeful activity while also serving as a profitable commercial enterprise for the prisons.
Alfonso Architects to design Arts and Crafts museum
TAMPA, Fla. – Alfonso Architects has been awarded the building project for the Museum of the American Arts and Crafts Movement, MAACM, to be built in St. Petersburg, Fla., for collector Rudy Ciccarello and the Two Red Roses Foundation. Ciccarello chose downtown St. Petersburg to be the home for his $60-million Arts and Crafts Movement […]
Arts and crafts school staying in Gatlinburg
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – The Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts is staying in Gatlinburg, Tenn., rather than moving to Greeneville. The school is currently located on the Parkway, Gatlinburg’s main street, on land that it leases for $1 a year from the Pi Beta Phi sorority for women. The sorority said earlier that it […]