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Leaf Art & Poetry Contest and Swing Dance Series [Audio]
Carol Mandigo joined us this morning to talk about a couple of events.  "High On Life" is the theme of this year's art and poetry contest held by Leaf, Inc. The competition explores the beauty of living a life free of addiction and other self-destructive behaviors...
Norwich to Hold Art Walk Feb. 22
The Norwich Merchants Association and the Artists' Palette in downtown Norwich will hold the second of four Friday art walks through downtown Norwich on Feb. 22.
Art by local artists will be displayed in downtown store fronts. Jill Kraft, owner of the Artists' Palette, says the walk begins …
Presenting ‘Honey Boo Boo’ Made Out of Garbage!
This makes a lot of sense -- it's a sculpture of Honey Boo Boo, made out of 25 pounds of garbage. We see some I Can't Believe It's Not Butter, and a box of spaghetti. Looks like maybe some Snuggie packaging is in there too. Here's an idea for a fun game -- find out how many pieces of Honey Boo Boo g…
On Sale at Goodwill: One Rare Salvador Dali Drawing
Every now and then, a lost work of art from one of history's greatest artists turns up in a garage sale or secondhand store. Some lucky buyer pays just mere pennies for something that's potentially worth thousands or more. This time, the store itself is the one profiting off a famous paint…
Art + Soul of the Catskills Film Festival [Audio]
A new addition to a local favorite.  Art & Soul of the Catskills has added film festival.  Head to Delhi August 24th and 25th to support local film making!  Over 40 documentaries, movies, and music videos.  Jessica Vecchione, local film maker, came in to share about the e…
Arc Otsego Presents Voice! 8 [Audio]
 
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Lynne Sessions of The Arc Otsego joined me in the studio this morning to let us know about an upcoming art exhibit. Voice!8 2012 is the "annual celebration of the creativity of artists with developmental disabilities from across New York State".  The opening reception will …
Art on a Budget
One of the delights of being a twenty-something is the constant state of being practically broke. But just because I don't have a lot of disposable income to spend on expensive art pieces doesn't mean my apartment is bare.