Melissa Turner

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OUR TOWN: Introduction

<b>Part 1 - Submit SF-424 to Grants.gov</b><p><b>August 9, 2018</b><p><b>Part 2 - Submit Materials to Applicant Portal</b><p><b>August 14-21, 2018</b><p><b>Earliest Announcement of Grant Award</b> …

A new phase - Announcements - e-flux

<i>Arts Collaboratory launches a new phase</i><p><b>Participating organizations 2013–2015:</b><p><b>Ashkal Alwan</b> Beirut, Lebanon <b><br>Al-Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art</b> …

360 XOCHI QUETZAL Artist and Writers Residency Program

<b>Deadline: January 18, 2014 (ONLINE)</b><p><b>360 XOCHI QUETZAL<br>Artist and Writers Residency Program</b> <br>Chapala, Mexico<br>May 1 - May 31, 2014<p>The 360 XOCHI QUETZAL …

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2014 Emerging Program Institute | Alliance of Artists Communities

Already registered for the Institute? Don't miss our Know Before You Go page!<p>This bootcamp combines best practices from the arts-and-cultural sector …

Upcoming Deadlines | Alliance of Artists Communities

Call for proposals: Witt Artist in Residence program - Announcements - Art & Education

The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design at the University of Michigan is now accepting applications from both emerging and established …

Google’s Creativity Secret: No Experience Required

In our third and final trip (catch one and two here) inside the Google Garage, we learn the most important aspect of a truly collaborative work space: doors that are always open.<p>“We want to make sure that it’s not just for engineers,” says Program Manager Mamie Rheingold. “This is for people in …

The Paradoxical Traits Of Resilient People

Resilient people develop a mental capacity that allows them to adapt with ease during adversity. Like bamboo, they bend but rarely break. How resilient are you?<p>Journalist Hara Estroff Marano once wrote in a <i>Psychology Today</i> article “The Art of Resilience”:<p>“Resilience may be an art, the ultimate art …

How to Build a Pergola for Backyard Shade

<i>Keep your cool under a pergola that brings beauty and comfortable outdoor living to your property.</i><p>June/July 2013<p><i>By Steve Maxwell</i><p>Bountiful sunshine …

Woodworking

Legal Tiny Garden Cottages in Portland Backyard http://tinyhousenews.info/1241

How-To: Dyeing With Food Scraps

The Sewing Seeds Residency Program at The Textile Arts Center has been working on the “food Scraps” project, which focuses on promoting knowledge of and resources for natural dyes from food waste. As part of the project they’ve shared this great tutorial for using left-over onion skins as a natural …

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Pumpkin Gingerbread Trifle Recipe | Thanksgiving Recipes

For the Gingerbread:<p>2⅓ cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1 teaspoon ground ginger<br>• 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon<br>• ¾ teaspoon salt<br>• ½ cup vegetable …

Make & Do Archives | Laura Ashley

Our guest blogger Gemma from Mill House to Home is back to share her recent renovation of her utility room with our ceramic floor tile – Launched at …

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It’s no secret I love flowers – in my apartment, on my desk, or as a pattern on my dress. Pressing fresh flowers is a great way to preserve their natural beauty, and by decorating your phone case with them, you can showcase their vivid colors and add a little touch of nature to an otherwise …

DIY Rope Bag

We're tackling this Tuesday morning in the finest of forms with this fantastic DIY rope bag. Having recently been inspired by this gorgeous version …

How to Build a Bamboo Fence - DIY

<i>Learn how to build a bamboo fence using bamboo grown in your garden.</i><p>Nothing embodies beauty, simplicity and strength like a bamboo fence. In Japan …

Tag: DIY

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)<p>by Justine Hand<p>The New Rusticity: 11 DIY Ways to Use Branches …

Log End Flooring

Log end tile flooring<p>Heart pine log end flooring<p>Log end floor made with custom fit 2” thick slabs<p>End grain hardwood flooring is known for it’s unique …

25 Trellises From Your Trash

By Liesl Clark<p>Branch trellis constructed by our friend Pema from Nepal. Photo © Rebecca Rockefeller<p>Trellises are about as easy to come by as …

10 Magical Things To Make With Apple Cider Vinegar

<i>New here? Like RevitaliseYourHealth on Facebook to stay up to date with new posts and win prizes in our fun, games, competitions and giveaways.</i><p>I’ve …

Inequality and Agitation in the Global City

<i>by Deen Sharp</i><br>Trenton Oldfield in the River Thames. Source: The Independent<br>In 2012, Trenton Oldfield threw himself into the River Thames to protest …

How The Sharing Economy Is Changing The Places We Work

<i>This week, we've been reporting on</i><i>the sharing economy</i><i>— a term that describes the couch-surfing, car-sharing and community-garden-growing world where so many people are using their existing talents, space or tools. You'll find the stories on this blog and</i><i>aggregated at this link, and we would love to</i> …

Towards a Manifesto of Irony, Sincerity, and Nostalgia

LONDON — Andy Holden’s current exhibition at the Zabludowicz Collection, <i>Maximum Irony, Maximum Sincerity: Towards a Unified Theory of MI!MS …

Call for Proposals: Artist Grants Program

Glass House Collective is seeking proposals from artists or artist teams residing in the United States for their Creative Placemaking Program. Grants …

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