'If I burn out, I burn out': meet Taylor Wilson, nuclear boy genius
This skinny kid from Arkansas, the son of a Coca-Cola bottler and a yoga instructor, experimented for years, painstakingly acquiring materials, instruments and expertise until he was able to join the elite club of scientists who have created a ...
June 20, 2015
Denny Dillon reopens her Stone Ridge gallery the Drawing Room
But lately she has turned her attention to making intricate assemblages of small found objects — buttons, beads, tiny toys, seashells, nutshells, stamps, keys, dice — arranged as dioramas using antique wooden boxes and drawers as frames, sometimes ...
June 19, 2015
Find your weekend fun in our events calendar
7 p.m. June 19, 11 O'Clock Blues Band; 7 p.m. June 20, Joe “Elvis” Borelli. 845-853-8049. BEYOND CLUBS . Plein-air paintings by Barbara Masterson and nature-inspired quilted wall hangings by Suzanne Neusner. Reception June 27, 5-7 p.m. Through July ...
June 18, 2015
Home Tour: Compact gardens show off broad vistas of beauty for upcoming East ...
“You have to set your alarm clock for midnight and invite your friends over to see it,” she said. Once the annuals and a few new perennials such as miniature ornamental grass and a sky pencil holly are in the ground, Wes said, all she does for the ...
May 29, 2015
Shows and Events
Exhibitors offer a wide range of country and formal antique furniture and accessories including clocks, folk art, paintings and prints, textiles, woodenware, nautical and scientific items, metalware, glassware, pottery and ceramics, early lighting ...
June 15, 2015
A Chinese triple fusee and gilt bronze bracket clock with automaton sold for $270,000 at a Fine Art, Decoratives, Jewelry & Asian Antiques Auction held Feb. 21-22 by Clars Auction Gallery in Oakland, Calif. Also, a painting by Wolf Kahn (American ...
June 15, 2015
In terms of antiques, Amelia Jeffers, president of Garth's, thinks of it as “that little extra oomph that makes something special.” Origin is still the strong arm that thrusts up many a bid card, and that was the case for the top lot of the session ...
June 4, 2015
It’s a Girl! Royal Baby No. 2 Has Arrived
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have had their second child. The new princess is fourth in line to the British throne. Jenny Gross reports.
Newbury Collection 1-Light 14" Antique Pewter Mini Chandelier with Hand Cut Crys
Measurements and Information: Width: 14" Height: 15" adjustable to 87" overall Includes 6' Chain Supplied with 10' electrical wire Approximate hanging weight: 16 pounds Finish: Antique Pewter Crystal: Hand Cut Beads 1 Light Accommodates 1 x 100 watt (max.)
September 26, 2014
iHome ships new, budget-friendly mini Bluetooth speakers
We saw iHome's new portable Bluetooth speakers last month at CES, and both models, the iDM8 and iDM11, looked pretty nice. They're shipping now and available for $59.99 and $69.99, respectively. The spherical iDM8, which comes in black as well (for some ...
February 9, 2012
eBay watch: Large 1970s flip wall clock by E A Combs
We've featured plenty of vintage flip clocks in the past, but this large 1970s flip wall clock by E A Combs is up there with any of them. Made by E A Combs of London, probably in the 70s, but possibly sneaking into the 80s, it's a large item, around 17 ...
November 23, 2010
Antiques Roadshow Walkthrough
Antique Roadshow-Philadelphia Each visit to the Antique Roadshow includes two different Mini Games. This visit includes the Button Mini Game and the Certificate Mini Game. Find the buttons before time runs out. Moving mouse over screen will shift buttons ...
October 31, 2010
Pocket Wall Clock at Urban Outfitters
Not a big watch, a big clock - specifically the Pocket Wall Clock at Urban Outfitters. Yes, inspired by a pocket watch, the clock has a chrome outer finish, metal hands and vintage-style numerals, the whole thing coming in around 23cm in diameter and ...
April 5, 2010