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Made In Chicago: Ukulele Instructor Lanialoha

CHICAGO (CBS) — In the depth of the winter cold, think of Hawaii, and warmth and the spirit of aloha.

A woman named Lanialoha teaches at the Old Town School of Folk Music. 353 more words


New Kali Kimonos For Spring

It’s always exciting when working on a new collection and being surrounded by florals and beautiful breezy fabrics during the dreary winter months.  This month i’m thrilled to be working on new silk kimonos for the 2015 Collections.   86 more words

Made In Chicago: The Chicago Mosaic School

(CBS) – Artists have been creating mosaics for 5,000 years but the only U.S. school for mosaic art is here in Chicago.

WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger reports at a large studio under the “L” tracks in Ravenswood, Karen Ami teaches the art of creating beautiful mosaics. 301 more words


Made In Chicago: Peter Troost Monuments

(CBS) — Inside one of four warehouses in Hillside, artisans are busy etching, plotting and creating granite headstones. Each letter, each design is someone’s legacy, a family’s closure. 443 more words


New release - Jack DeJohnette: Made in Chicago


With “Made In Chicago”, an exhilarating live album, Jack DeJohnette celebrates a reunion with old friends. In 1962, DeJohnette, Roscoe Mitchell and Henry Threadgill were all classmates at Wilson Junior College on Chicago’s Southside, pooling energies and enthusiasms in jam sessions. 172 more words

Kali available in two new Chicago Boutiques

’m excited to announce that for those living in Chicago, you can now shop Kali in two exclusive local boutiques!  You will find the new Kali collection in both  95 more words