Los Angeles has become one of America's most important centers of contemporary art. Here we visit four notable museums with exciting collections.
Pottery is an inseparable part of the history and culture of the Appalachian territory of North Carolina. Here are four potters who piqued our interest.
Fiji's rich craft heritage gives me yet one more thing to love about the country.
Explore Mexico's thriving craft traditions.
While there is no shortage of diversions on the Vineyard, to my mind, the summer highlight is the Martha's Vineyard Agricultural Society Livestock Show and Fair (August 15-18 this year).
Maine has long attracted industrious Yankee artists who have managed to couple their aesthetic impulses with mercantile practicality. On my most recent trip, I visited several artisanal enterprises, all located within a half-hour of one another along U.S. Route 1 north of Camden. This pleasant drive is an ideal diversion for those not-infrequent days when the fog rolls in.
As the walls and shelves of our house house will confirm, Bangkok is full of wonderful shopping opportunities, particularly with regard to silks, gemstones, jewelry and handicrafts.