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  • [] Student Spotlight: Jacqueline Galusha
    by Metalwerx
    Jacqueline Galusha commutes from one end of the state to the other for back-to-back classes at Metalwerx, and stays in the Boston area with friends for weekend workshops.  She lives with her husband on his family’s generations-old 400-acre Berkshire dairy farm in Williamstown, a beautiful expanse of rolling hills, pasture and woods with views into neighboring Vermont. Jacqueline took her first metalworking class -- in casting, taught by James Kennedy -- at IS183, a non-profit community arts school in Stockbridge,....

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  • [] HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER KILLS BELOVED BAY AREA ARTIST
    by Robyn Hawk
    According to an account by KABC News in the SF Bay Area, beloved East Bay artist named Celeste Jewel Howell, 50, was hit and killed by a vehicle in West Oakland Saturday, March 7th, 2015. Oakland police are searching for a hit-and-run driver accused of killing her as she walked along a sidewalk."I don't understand, I hope they turn themselves in, I hope they do the right thing," Howell's sister Cheryl Williams said.Williams came from Albuquerque when she heard the news....

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  • [] Book Review - Art of the Anglo-Saxon Goldsmith
    by Jamie Hall
    Book Review – "The Art of the Anglo-Saxon Goldsmith" – E. Coatsworth & M. Pinder Despite the wealth of art history and archaeology books out there, it's rare to find something that is useful to the practitioner as well as the academic. Understandably, authors tend to have the ability or the desire to focus on one aspect. Coatworth and Pinder's Art of the Anglo-Saxon Goldsmith is an exceptional study, combining both aspects seamlessly. The name is somewhat misleading, as the....

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  • [] The Anticipation Builds: The Winged Pig Gets Impatient
    by noelyovovich
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  • [] #BookReview - LIQUIDATING AN ESTATE: How to Sell a Lifetime of Stuff, Make Some Cash, and Live to Tell About It.
    by Robyn Hawk
    As you can see I am making some changes with this post - a change in the format of my blog and a change in the format of my reviews...I hope that this new format covers all the aspects you require prior to purchase of the books I review.TITLE: LIQUIDATING AN ESTATE: How to Sell a Lifetime of Stuff, Make Some Cash, and Live to Tell About It.AUTHOR: Martin CodinaPUBLISHER: Krause Publications: a division of F&W Media, Inc.NUMBER OF PAGES:....

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  • [] Jewelry Cad Dream. Versatility 5. How to Add Tools to the Tool Bar.
    by Allan Straton
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  • [] If it is Spring it must be Hong Kong!!! Hong Kong Int'l Jewellery Show AND Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show
    by Robyn Hawk
    From Press Release via Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC)Hong Kong International Jewellery Show: http://www.hktdc.com/hkjewelleryshowHong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show: http://www.hktdc.com/hkdgpInternational Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show OpensJewellery Show to Get Underway On Wednesday The second edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem Pearl Show opened today at AsiaWorld-Expo (AWE) with a record number of exhibitors, three new group pavilions and a debut zone dedicated to precious pearls. The fair, which continues through 6 March, was, until last....

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