Leather-Making Workshop at the Mount Vernon Public Library

Share this...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail Participants will make their own mini bag to take home (photo courtesy of Amber Poitier, Inc.) On November 3, Mount Vernon-based artist Alicia Appleton will host a free leather-making workshop at the Mount Vernon Public Library for participants of all skill levels. Appleton, who is the designer of the leather accessories brand Amber ... Read More »

Top 5 Arts Picks: August 11-17

To receive our weekly Arts e-Newsletter, subscribe here!   NOW THROUGH SUN, SEPT. 17: Discovering the Selknam Tribe of South America The Selknam, an extinct aborigine tribe of Tierra del Fuego, is the inspiration for Elisa Pritzker’s Selknam: Spirit, Ceremony, Selves installation, on view through September 17 at the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art. … Read More »

Nurturing Young Designers, One Stitch at a Time

“Everyone is affected by fashion.”  That is the view of Irina Simeonova, who believes that in every interaction, fashion matters: it influences the first impression that a person gives before he or she even speaks. Simeonova has devoted her life to fashion. Beginning in Bulgaria at the age of 11, she created and sewed her … Read More »