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Hoosier Handmade at the Scholars’ Commons

The Herman B. Wells Library here on IU’s Bloomington campus has been working this summer to renovate their space for the new Scholars’ Commons. As a part of this initiative, an exhibition space has been installed in the East tower … Continue reading

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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 Receives 2013 Governor’s Arts Award

Traditional Arts Indiana is one of six recipients of the 2013 Governor’s Arts Awards, and we at TAI are ecstatic that our organization is being recognized by the state. “Having directed Traditional Arts Indiana at IU for the past decade, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Limestone Events

Traditional Arts Indiana to highlight limestone craftspeople and their stories with events and exhibits throughout June Traditional Arts Indiana will join in regional celebrations of Indiana limestone with an exhibit and programming at several events throughout June.  Limestone Traditions: Stoneworking … Continue reading

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Webinar recording access: To Be Or Not To Be … Online

The latest Traditional Arts Indiana webinar, “To Be Or Not To Be … Online”, is available as a video recording at: http://connect.iu.edu/p5uwrraa9ed/. When you click the link, you will be taken to a new window that shows everything exactly as it … Continue reading

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TAI Webinar: To Be Or Not To Be … Online

Traditional Arts Indiana’s final webinar of 2012 will offer a common-sense approach to using websites as information- and publicity-generating tools. The talk is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 14, at 3 p.m. In this informal webinar, TAI director Jon Kay will … Continue reading

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