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The Instagrammable museum: Is it art?

The Instagrammable museum: Is it art? | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
Should social media-friendly experiences designed to make striking photos be considered art?
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This article poses questions related to social media and art.
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Daily photography contest - Thursday: macrophotography - Floral center by @oscarps PhotoEdits — Steemit

Daily photography contest - Thursday: macrophotography - Floral center by @oscarps PhotoEdits — Steemit | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
Floral center The reproductive heart of the flowers usually gives some excellent images, some are very complex and… by oscarps
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Great colors and detail can be seen.
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New Bedford Cultural Heritage Grant – Nautical Art

New Bedford Cultural Heritage Grant – Nautical Art | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center was recently awarded a $12,000 Cultural Heritage Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
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The grant will support a project to digitize the cultural heritage of New Bedford’s fishing community.

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Blues t-shirts, folk art, posters and more - Mojohand.com - The worlds largest online blues store - since 2001 - shipping worldwide

Blues t-shirts, folk art, posters and more - Mojohand.com - The worlds largest online blues store - since 2001 - shipping worldwide | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
The oldest and most trusted source of high quality blues merchandise -
a one man company..artist/musician owned in Austin, Texas
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Popular Boaters Gifts

Popular Boaters Gifts | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
This article lists popular gifts for boaters and other mariners. Boating themed gifts are appropriate for birthdays, Father's Day, Christmas, retirement, holiday, and other occasions.
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Gift ideas for boaters include boating tutorials, classic movies, books, magazines, calendars, prints, stickers, ornaments, coffee mugs, hats, t shirts, sweatshirts, electronics, and other items.

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28 Art Shows You Need To See This Fall

28 Art Shows You Need To See This Fall | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
As we approach Labor Day and the unofficial end to summer, the only thing motivating us to open our laptops and begin another day anew is the thought of a new season of art exhibitions.
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October – National Arts and Humanities Month

October is National Arts and Humanities Month NAHM), a coast-to-coast collective celebration of culture in America.
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Thousands Expected at Native American Art Show in New Mexico - ABC News

Thousands Expected at Native American Art Show in New Mexico - ABC News | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
Tens of thousands of people are expected to descend upon downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico, for what organizers say has become the world's largest juried show of indigenous artwork.
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Chesapeake Bay Gifts

Chesapeake Bay Gifts | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it

Gift ideas for Chesapeake Bay enthusiasts, including books, magazines, vintage nautical charts, and other products.

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Popular Car and Truck Stickers - Mid Atlantic Region

Popular Car and Truck Stickers - Mid Atlantic Region | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
The popularity of Euro style oval stickers in the Mid Atlantic region began with stickers that displayed the acronym "OBX" to designate North Carolina's Outer Banks. As more and more travelers began adding OBX stickers to their autos, the trend spread along the Atlantic Coast.
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New West Virginia Sport Fish Poster Available | Freshwater Fishing News

A new West Virginia Sport Fish Identification Poster is now available from West Virginia DNR.

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Postcard Design: Postcards Suitable For Invitations

Postcard Design: Postcards Suitable For Invitations | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it

Consumers have countless options to choose from when shopping online for affordable invitations and other announcements.

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2018 Stockley Gardens Spring Arts Festival

The 34th Annual Spring Stockley Gardens Arts Festival will be held Saturday, May 19, 2018, 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, May 20, 2018, noon to 5 pm.
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The event will benefit Hope House Foundation, a local non-profit organization that supports adults with developmental disabilities. Learn more about Hope House at www.hope-house.org
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2015 National Geographic Photo Contest | National Geographic

2015 National Geographic Photo Contest | National Geographic | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
See the top submissions to the National Geographic Photo Contest and explore all the stunning entries. Dirt. View Winners galleries.
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Imagine Your Parks Grants – Nautical Art

Imagine Your Parks Grants – Nautical Art | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) will award $797,500 to support 33 projects to a special grant initiative called “Imagine Your Parks”, which encourages the American public to celebrate the arts at national parks around the country.
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The National Park System includes not only national parks, but also national historic sites, trails, rivers, seashores, landmarks and national monuments, heritage areas, preserves, battlefields, recreation areas, and more.

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Creative ways to make money as a photographer

    Portrait, commercial, and event photographer Olly Stabler has written an article for Digital Photography School, 8 Creative Ways to Make Money with Your Photography. Stabler has great tips on how to branch out and increase your…
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Hampton Roads, VA - Hampton Roads Virginia News - Glass Art Society 2017 Annual Conference Coming to Chrysler Museum

Hampton Roads, VA - Hampton Roads Virginia News - Glass Art Society 2017 Annual Conference Coming to Chrysler Museum | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
The Glass Art Society (GAS) announced its selection of the Chrysler Museum of Art and its Glass Studio as host for its 2017 annual conference.
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The Glass Art Society (GAS) 2017 annual conference will bring together members of GAS from around the world: acclaimed and emerging artists, students, glass hobbyists, and collectors.

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Hampton Roads Local Artists Promotion

Hampton Roads Local Artists Promotion | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
The City of Norfolk Public Art Commission is partnering with ArtPop to promote the work of local artists on open billboard space in Hampton Roads.
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Puerto Rico's Financial Troubles Weigh Heavily on a Vibrant Art Scene - Bloomberg

Puerto Rico's Financial Troubles Weigh Heavily on a Vibrant Art Scene - Bloomberg | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
From state museums to tiny nonprofits, budgets are drying up
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Phoenix-area arts scene struggles to survive, thrive

Phoenix-area arts scene struggles to survive, thrive | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
The Great Recession hit arts and cultural organizations hard – like millions of other businesses.
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Hampton Roads, VA - Hampton Roads Virginia Events - 2015 Ocean View Art Show

Hampton Roads, VA - Hampton Roads Virginia Events - 2015 Ocean View Art Show | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it
The 53rd Annual Ocean View Art Show will be held October 10-11, 2015, at 100 W. Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk, Virginia. The show features painters, sculptors, jewelers, potters, and other artists displaying their art work in the Ocean View Beach Park.
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Maryland Department of Natural Resources Photo Contest

Maryland Department of Natural Resources Photo Contest | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it

Maryland Department of Natural Resources annual photo contest.

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Maryland is inviting amateur, professional and student photographers to submit photos to the Department of Natural Resources’ 11th annual photo contest. The contest runs through August 30, 2014.

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North American Wildlife News: Red Fox Art in North America

North American Wildlife News: Red Fox Art in North America | Arts and Crafts USA | Scoop.it

Red fox artwork is a favorite of wildlife enthusiasts. These colorful predators are known for their intelligence, hunting ability and family-oriented lifestyles.

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