Monthly Archives: June 2015

Chautauqua at Shades State Park

This weekend Traditional Arts Indiana will be featuring two artisans at the Shades State Park Chautauqua. The event will take place on Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 1:00PM to 9:00PM; the TAI artists will be there until 3:00PM. Visitors will … Continue reading

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Limestone Weekend Event at Spring Mill State Park

Have you ever wanted to try limestone carving? Give it a shot this weekend as the Mathers Museum of World Cultures and Traditional Arts Indiana continue our celebration of Limestone Month with regional limestone carvers Matt Bruce and Casey Winningham. … Continue reading

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McCormick’s Creek State Park Event

Spencer, Indiana— Traditional Arts Indiana will present seven craftspeople at McCormick’s Creek State Park on Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 10am to 5pm. This event is in conjunction with McCormick’s Creek Arts in the Park Festival. We are excited to … Continue reading

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Indiana’s Limestone Carving Tradition: Event

Join us as the Mathers Museum of World Cultures and Traditional Arts Indiana celebrate Limestone Month this June with regional limestone carvers Matt Bruce and Casey Winningham. Matt Bruce hails from Mitchell, Indiana. Bruce works with an air-chisel, and he … Continue reading

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Field Notes: On the Trail of “Second Servings”

The staff at TAI recently got reacquainted with the Second Servings podcast that Traditional Arts Indiana produced in 2011 and 2012. The podcast made a couple of the staff members excited to taste some of the Indiana food they heard … Continue reading

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Bob Taylor: Indiana Master Woodcarver Event

Bob Taylor (Columbus, Indiana) started carving when he was 8 years old. When he grew older, his boyhood hobby turned into a profession–he worked as a pattern maker for Badger Pattern Works. At his job, he made wood models for metal … Continue reading

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Lecture on Gustav Potthoff’s Creative-Aging Practice

As part of the ongoing partnership with Traditional Arts Indiana and The Mathers Museum of World Cultures, TAI Director Jon Kay will be giving a lecture on the incredible story of Columbus, Indiana resident Gustav Potthoff. Potthoff is originally from … Continue reading

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