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Workshop comes to King Street

March 2015
The Charleston Book Union creatively champions the paper arts

February 2015
In February, this cold-hardy evergreen shrub or tree fills gardens of the Lowcountry with a welcome blaze of color,...

February 2015
Traditional Charleston Battery Benches are still crafted on King Street

September 2014
From “grown-to-sewn” to big vats of moody blues, Donna Hardy is dyeing to reclaim history

September 2014
Alfred Crabtree, master silversmith and brassmonger, has been tending Charleston’s treasures for decades

July 2014
Charleston is a hotbed for handcrafted home goods. Meet some of the area’s most talented artisans and peek at their...

May 2014
Renowned Charleston milliner Leigh Magar follows South Carolina’s textile history to Columbia’s Olympia Mill Village...

May 2014
Nationally lauded poet Richard Garcia celebrates his new book’s debut at Piccolo Spoleto

January 2014
The Goodens start Bulls Bay Saltworks

December 2013
We’re up for a taste of Sean Brock’s Nashville, and the whole city feels like it’s smoldering with creative energy—for...

October 2013
Sharon Cooper-Murray preserves the disappearing language and folk art of the Gullah Geechee culture 

July 2013
After years away from the easel, Marissa Vogl embraces her strong and colorful style

June 2013
SpaceCraft drives Charleston’s DIY movement forward with techy innovation

May 2013
Meet the Spoleto scene makers

May 2013
Meet Scott Watson, the new leader of the Office of Cultural Affairs, and learn what the regime change means for banking...

July 2012
The trailblazing Dart family turned the page on education and literacy for local Afican-Americans

May 2012
Mary Whyte’s portrait of former crabber and oysterman Algernon Varn graced the cover of our February 2011 issue. That...

Photographer John Michiels seeks beauty in the Lowcountry

April 2012
The South Carolina Herbal Society cultivates cooks, gardeners, and healers alike

February 2012
Woodturner Ashley Harwood gives fallen trees a second life as artful bowls, ornaments, and even earrings

November 2011
Renaissance gal Ann Ladson Stafford fills her North Central rental with smart DIY pieces, from redesigned lighting to...

August 2011
Michael James Moran

April 2011
Julia Cart preserves our natural and cultural legacy with black-and-white photographs evocative of a period long past

May 2010
Arts Collective: Exploring the hands-on creative vibe of Asheville

May 2010
We canvassed the city for unique and interesting art classes to engage your right brain

February 2010
Read the romantic sagas of three legendary local couples— the Dawsons, the Heywards, and the Warings— whose shared...

February 2010
Arianne King Comer honors her heritage through indigo batik

November 2009
Language Artist