New Yorker's diaries deftly portray life in early 1880s Montana
A young Charlie Houston posed with his dog in a New York studio in this undated photo. 2015-04-11T18:00:00Z New Yorker's At first, Alli Bargelski worried the sound design class she is taking online at the University of Montana would leave her ...
April 11, 2015
San Diego Musical Theatre to Present SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, 5/22-6/7
San Diego Musical Theatre announces the second production of their 2015 season, Singin' in the Rain, May 22 - June 7, 2015 (press opening on Saturday, May 23), at the Spreckels Theatre on Broadway in downtown San Diego. You remember the plot....
April 2, 2015
Will Self on the meaning of skyscrapers – from the Tower of Babel to the Shard
From the top floor observatory of hindsight we can see the evolution of the set-back design of New York and then Chicago skyscrapers not as a response to the problem of human air-rights, but as the unconscious construction of a staircase fit for King ...
March 27, 2015
Brant's talents earned him a job as head writer for Bix Pix Entertainment, a then Chicago-based stop-motion studio that produced animated shorts for the Disney Channel. He helped create shows such as Dinner Time in which a young girl interviews ...
March 30, 2015
In The Garden: It's Tomato Time!
Even though the snow and ice has only recently melted away, it's time to get serious about tomatoes. Growing prize-worthy tomatoes is a bit of a right of passage for most gardeners. In fact, tomatoes are typically the first the go-to-fruit for ...
March 11, 2015
10 Must-See Bands at 35 Denton
North Texas, and by extension the world, is a better place with 35 Denton around. The three-day music festival in Denton is back this weekend after a one-year hiatus, and we welcome its return with open arms. However, at first–and second and third ...
March 9, 2015
Bull-ies on Parade in Second Thought Theatre's 'Psychological Beat Down'
Second Thought Theatre's production of Bull is out to unsettle you from the beginning. A thundering buzzer sounds when it's time to let the audience in from the lobby, then loud, jarring music pounds so insistently that pre-show chitchat is impossible ...
March 5, 2015
Bringing Feng Shui into Your Home
The Ethan Allen Design Studio in Water Mill carries handsome crocodile embossed ... In addition, a solid wall behind the desk provides a sense of safety while one is working. Take the time to be aware of and organize your environment.
April 11, 2015
Hawkeyes bash and crash
"Then guitarist Ryan Allen walked in because we were playing at his studio. 'Hey, can I plug in ... the band released 2012 limited edition custom-design two-song cassette "SSS 002 A" featuring ("Their Lust Grows With Their Size Pt II"/ "Dawn of the ...
April 7, 2015
Auralex® Acoustical Treatment Installed At West Coast Customs
Lots of prominent musicians have a relationship with West Coast Customs – what better activity to offer them while they wait than some studio time? Rockers ... ended up sourcing a recording console from Allen & Heath, Blue microphones and more high ...
April 8, 2015
Eight great ideas from the 2015 D.C. Design House
Now that spring is finally here, it’s also time for Washington’s annual design extravaganza ... They commissioned a custom wallcovering on muslin by Ann McGuire Studio. A similar watery pattern in blush pink and lavender gray appears on a custom ...
April 7, 2015
100-plus vendors will line Sylva’s streets for Greening Up
Sharing a booth with Cole will be Megan Hokanson, daughter of Allen and Joyce Moore of Tuckasegee ... 2 Sew and Sew; 5-Points Studio with Paul Harris, featuring stained glass; 8 to 8 Designs, featuring sewing and leather bags/totes; AMVETS Post 441 ...
April 7, 2015
How to Help Your Adult Kids Buy a Home
BHDM Design, in 2012. The following year, a studio apartment came up for sale in Mazzarini’s co-op apartment building in Greenwich Village. Mazzarini, 34, decided to go for it. “That’s how it happens in New York. You don’t have a lot of time to sit ...
April 6, 2015
DIY and interior design tips: Decorating to celebrating the great indoors
SPRING and flowers go hand in hand, but this season designs have gone super-natural ... Louise Collis, designer at wallpaper and fabric specialists, Harlequin Studio, says: "Tropical flowers, stylised foliage and botanical references first developed ...
April 5, 2015