Wednesday, October 1, 2014
The North Country Arts Council is seeking art submissions to its 66th Annual Juried Fine Art Show, the opening reception for which is slated from 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
|Organic cantaloupe from Better Farm's garden, chock-full of seeds ready for saving.|
Monday, September 22, 2014
|Previous Energy Globe Award winner, Water Category, K2 Eco Tank by FMD Design Studio. This shower-sink collects and filters graywater after use and pumps said water into the toilet tank to be used for flushing.|
Friday, September 19, 2014
|Soda can solar heater, image from Hemmings Daily.|
Thursday, September 18, 2014
|Image from larac.org|
Information gleaned from the Adirondack North Country Association (ANCA)
A new collaboration of non-profit organizations are working together to create an Adirondack Regional Arts Trail that will connect the North Country's arts organizations, galleries, theaters, artists and craftspeople through an online platform to help foster a unified identity for arts and artisan businesses across Northern New York.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
betterArts board member Kari Zelson Robertson has a pottery show on display at the Thousand Islands Arts Center through Oct. 31 in Clayton, N.Y.
Monday, September 15, 2014
Friday, September 12, 2014
|Broccoli seedlings in planters on the front deck. These babies will be moved to the greenhouse when the weather turns.|
Succession planting is the rotation of crops and recycling of space; it allows gardeners to pull out spent vegetables and replant new ones, and it can increase total yields and improve the quality of vegetables.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
|Sweet potato squash!|
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
|Jessica Watkins, left, and Harper Cowan, documentary filmmakers for upcoming film Ways of Living.|