Author Archives: Hannah Davis

TAI Continues Collaboration with DNR

This month, in continuation of our collaboration with Indiana’s Department of Natural Resources, visitors to Turkey Run State Park on June 14 and Potato Creek State Park on June 21 will have the opportunity to observe and visit with regional traditional artists as … Continue reading

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Limestone Carving Demonstration at Mathers Museum

Catch local limestone carver Casey Winningham in action this Thursday, May 29, at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures in Bloomington from 11 to 12:30. Though relatively new to gravestone carving, Winningham draws inspiration from the work of turn-of-the-century carvers and … Continue reading

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Live Webinar: “Memory Art and Aging: The Life-Story Objects of Indiana Seniors”

Join us on May 12 at 4 p.m. for our next live webinar! Director Jon Kay will be presenting “Memory Art and Aging: The Life-Story Objects of Indiana Seniors,” which addresses the importance of life review and art making to the successful aging process of seniors. This will … Continue reading

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Live Webinar: What are the Traditional Arts and Why Should I Care?

Join us for a re-do of last month’s webinar, “What are the Traditional Arts and Why Should I Care?”, this Thursday, April 24, at 3 p.m. Hosted by Director Jon Kay, this webinar aims to introduce individuals and community groups … Continue reading

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Memory Art and Aging: The Life-Story Objects of Indiana Seniors

From colorful walking sticks and quilts to paintings and hooked rugs, seniors make art to reflect upon their lives, record their memories, and share their stories with others. Join TAI Director Jon Kay on May 13 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at … Continue reading

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Traditional Arts Indiana at the Hoosier Outdoor Experience

We launched our partnership with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources earlier this summer at Patoka Lake’s Welcome Back Weekend, and now we’re excited to continue our partnership at the Hoosier Outdoor Experience, the state’s largest, hands-on outdoor recreation event. Come learn … Continue reading

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Social Networking for Artists and Performers: Developing and Maintaining an Online Presence

Want to use social media — sign up for a Facebook page, begin to tweet, start a blog — to promote your work, but don’t quite know how? Feel like what you’re already doing isn’t quite enough? Join TAI and … Continue reading

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TAI at Patoka Lake’s Welcome Back Weekend

Join TAI at Patoka Lake State Recreation Area on Saturday, May 5 as we kick off our partnership with Indiana State Parks.  This event will feature demonstrations and performances by community members including: Grease Gravy (Orange County) – String Band … Continue reading

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Holiday Shopping Guide

Christmas is coming, but let’s hope you haven’t finished all of your shopping quite yet. Here are TAI’s recommendations for this year’s holiday season, almost 30 local artists and small companies that can help you cross the next item off … Continue reading

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