Painted flowers news
It preserves history, showcases culture and makes a profession of its own besides giving beauty the name it deserves,
Papier-Mache, today, has become highly stylized and appealing by using real gold, silver paint and other paints and by adding intricate decorations. The designs and decorations of the Kashmiri Papier Mache, usually in the form of flowers and birds, have a strong Persian flavor.
Cop killing suspects past a violent one
SPIRITWOOD, Sask. -- There were no flowers in front of the RCMP detachment in Spiritwood last week, symbolizing the hope of the communitys 1,000 residents that two Mounties, each shot in the head in a gun battle, would somehow pull through.
A passion for flowers
Florida A&M University journalism professor, amateur botanist and photographer Michael Abrams made a startling discovery while doing research for an essay on the symbolism of the passion flower.
Whats Going On
TODAY CLASSES •EASTERN-STYLE ROUND/SQUARE DANCE, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Chemung Valley Senior Center, 211 Lynwood Ave., Elmira Heights. 734-8282.
Hot Springs gardeners turn challenges into beauty
HOT SPRINGS — Each of the three gardens highlighted on Garden Walk in Hot Springs illustrates how gardeners met specific challenges of site and soil to create unique, pleasing gardens, according to organizers.
SOUTH BEND -- The exhibition of work by Nancy Postle Hendrix at Glance Eyewear Gallery offers a bit of everything: still lifes, portraits, landscapes, abstractions, flowers, butterflies, birds, children, cowboys, Indians, street scenes, drips, splatters and brushstrokes.
Eyes of the Storm
Here we are, suddenly in the middle of summer.
Eric Gately rises before the sun to arrive at the docks before the fishermen come.
The Prairie Star
I have always known that I would live in the country. In fact, it’s one of the few childhood goals that I have actually accomplished.
Darren Macks journey takes him to Puerto Vallarta, where he surrenders
A string of exclusive seaside resorts dot the beaches along the north end of the Bay of Banderas, on Mexicos Pacific coast, and stretch to the bustling center of Puerto Vallarta, where Darren Mack had agreed to turn himself in.