Category Archives: Craft cooperatives

Most Wonderful Time of the Year: II

CRUISING around Philadelphia’s City Hall at street level, you might not see him at first. Take a look up at the top, and there stands William Penn. The 37-foot, 27-ton bronze rendering of the Quaker who founded the Keystone State … Continue reading

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Most Wonderful Time of the Year

THE air is getting raw, the days are growing shorter and even the autumnal glow is starting to fade… but there’s still more to look forward to this season. The Covered Bridge Artisans will be holding its annual studio tour … Continue reading

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Through the Looking Glass

Stained glass has always fascinated me. It is so beautiful to look at, in its patterns and shapes, but even more mesmerizing is what it does to light. Stained glass reminds me of the old houses I grew up in … Continue reading

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The Art of Tea (Bags)

I love tea and have drunk a sea of it over more years than I’m willing to admit in print. Foolish me, all those years I composted my tea bags, but Jill Heyes had a much smarter idea. She traveled … Continue reading

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