Category Archives: Event

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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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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“Remembering Bean Blossom” Event

Celebrating our new home at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures, TAI is proud to sponsor, “Remembering Bean Blossom”: an informal concert and storytelling discussion session to celebrate Bean Blossom, Indiana’s connection to bluegrass music. Bean Blossom is the site … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures

Traditional Arts Indiana is excited to announce that we are moving to a new space on IU Bloomington’s campus, located at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures. TAI will be collaborating with the museum on several projects during the month … Continue reading

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TAI Webinar: Memory, Art, and Aging

Traditional Arts Indiana’s next webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, March 11, at 2 p.m., EST. “Memory, Art, and Aging” addresses the importance of life review and art-making as parts of the aging process. Drawing on years of fieldwork with senior … Continue reading

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TAI Webinar: Presenting Traditions

*Find live event page HERE* Traditional Arts Indiana’s next webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 11, at 2 p.m., EST. “Presenting Traditions” describes the proven models that communities can adopt for presenting traditions publicly. Event organizers, take notice! In this … Continue reading

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TAI Webinar: What are the Traditional Arts?

Traditional Arts Indiana’s next webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 21, at 2 p.m., EST. “What are the Traditional Arts?” is a webinar that demystifies and makes practical the folk and traditional arts. Often overlooked or under-appreciated within their communities, … Continue reading

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