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Arte de Papel Reciclaje

These are jewelry items made out of recycled paper. An incredibly tedious process that takes a great deal of patience, time, careful construction, aesthetics, design. The end result is a beautiful work of art made in an environmentally-friendly way, transforming items that would otherwise end up in waste bins and trash dumps into stunning wearable items. 133 more words

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Who Were the Artisans? Mining Material Culture

Dr. Susan W. Knowles, Digital Humanities Research Fellow, Center for Historic Preservation

When I first began my research on the Tennessee marble industry, I was engaged primarily in architectural history. 656 more words

Fun in the Sun(day) : Food Truck Summer Fest

It’s Sunday again. I bet you’re all thrilled that Monday is once again upon us. I’m kidding, Monday is hated by everyone in equal measure. 573 more words

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Poetry in Print: Jaypore's Nouveau Take on Traditional Block-Printing

In the Chippa Mohalla (printer’s quarter) in Bagru, Rajasthan, close to the colorful city of Jaipur in western India, groups of artisans are engrossed in a craft that is nearly three centuries old. 447 more words

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Rebozos

There are so many ways we can name a “rebozo.” It is known as Perrajes, Tzutes. and Chales (Shawls). This ubiquitous garment was introduced by the Spaniards in the 1600´s . 180 more words

Here’s Which Myers-Briggs Type You’re Most Likely To Mistype As

INFJ

Most likely to mistype as: ENFJ

Why the mistype happens: Extroverted feeling feeds off the emotions of others, which means that INFJs require a great deal of social time in order to remain emotionally stable. 3,724 more words