Arts Advocacy Day 2012

Have you ever participated in Arts Advocacy Day? It takes place in Washington DC. I would love to hear from you if you have been. It took place on April 16th and 17th this year. It is a way for art advocates to meet with elected officials and let them know how important the arts are inContinue reading “Arts Advocacy Day 2012”

Kansas Citizens for the Arts

Art advocates please visit Kansas Citizens for the Arts. There are two surveys on their website to help reinstate funding for the arts in Kansas. There is one survey for arts organizations and one for artists and arts advocates. If you are not aware of what is taking place in Kansas, the Governor cut out  allContinue reading “Kansas Citizens for the Arts”

Soldering Workshops with Blessed and Distressed

Today I am sharing several workshops that I have taken at The Peackock Cafe with Sheila. You can get a glimpse of Sheila’s talent on her blog, Blessed and Distressed. In an earlier post I recommended a soldering book by Lisa Bluhm entitled, Simple Soldered Jewelry and Accessories. It is an excellent source for solderingContinue reading “Soldering Workshops with Blessed and Distressed”

Kayo Gallery and Frosty Darling

If you venture to Salt Lake City or live here, a must see is the Kayo Gallery and Frosty Darling. They are located on the corner of 200 East and Broadway (300 South). Both are local favorites and hidden gems in a mostly homogeneous city. The Kayo Gallery is currently owned by Shilo Jackson. SheContinue reading “Kayo Gallery and Frosty Darling”