Category Archives: Jewelry

Dancing with Fire

Some artists never grow up. Thank god. By preserving the child within, they help us survive this brutal world, with its tornadoes, hurricanes, e. coli outbreaks and drawer-dropping congressmen. Seeing the whimsical work of sculptors Dana Stewart and Francois Guillemin … Continue reading

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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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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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Get Wired

Want to learn to make wire jewelry? Artist Ann Glaser will offer four classes in jewelry-making at her studio, Rewired Designs, 1624 Chestnut Ridge Road, Upper Black Eddy, Pa. (If you want to drool over her designs, like the one … Continue reading

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Wearable Art

West Windsor artist Lenora Kandiner’s PolyPeople are just plain fun, and that’s something we could all use a bit more of now. Ms. Kandiner will exhibit and sell her PolyPeople and polymer clay jewelry and works of art at Crafters … Continue reading

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Here’s one of Sally Stang’s amazing collages. She had one for sale at last year’s Cabin Fever Cabaret for the West Windsor Arts Council, and there was another she just put in the mail and sent to Martha Stewart — … Continue reading

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Premier Arts Destination

Considered a “premier arts destination,” New Hope, Pa., is holding its Outdoor Arts and Crafts Festival Sept. 27 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and  Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The prestigious, juried event features more than … Continue reading

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Calder’s Jewelry

There’s jewelry… and then there’s jewelry! The baubles of Alexander Calder, on view at the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Perelman Building through Nov. 2, is jaw-dropping artwork. Even before he studied mechanical engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology or entered … Continue reading

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