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Is there a gazing globe in your garden's future?

...hang from branches or float in ponds. Rather than having a smooth, mirrored surface, today's gazing globe might be a mosaic of silvered and colored glass.Some gardeners make their own by gluing shards of mirrors or tile onto old bowling balls. To...
Dominionism a threat to democracy

...America. He states (1) Christianity and democracy are incompatible, (2) America must become a Christian theocracy and (3) Mosaic law and courts must be established. This is beyond ignorance or stupidity; this is insanity! Given the horrific record of...
Classes spark passion for Ketchikan glass artists

...overcome in her desire to give her students the chance to try glass art.She said she has focused on having students create glass mosaics previously as a way for them to learn how to create their own designs, to choose colors and to cut glass - which is quite...
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Tight Lines: Mouseanity in Western Alaska

...waiting for a mouse to jump, a trout of enormous proportions immediately rose out of the darkness, scales merging into a thick mosaic of black dots and a swirl of pink as it exploded with the vehemence of fireworks upon the surface, startling me. And this...
Learning after the burn: Fish and Game to study moose population

...swaths of the forest. This patchwork of burnt areas and preserved areas created a landscape pattern that foresters call a "mosaic," which provides the juxtaposition of varied forest types that moose need. The particular circumstances of the Funny River...
Art Briefs

...refreshing images in a wide variety of mediums including original art, limited edition prints, giclee prints, mixed media art, mosaics, ceramics, fabric art, collages and photography. Existing and commissioned artwork will be considered. The deadline for...
Good old times

...lot of her garb is based upon ancient mosaics. Jenyvr of Squalid Manor (Janice Ziv...for two days. Photo by M. Scott Moon "Mosaics are one of the longest-standing pieces...Based on pictures that were in the mosaics, we can know what people's hairstyles...
Perils of Polly: Moscow metro: Beautiful stations, dour people

...treasure hunt as Moscow has the most beautiful metro stations in the world -- ornate with columns, murals, paintings, or mosaics. We don't know which one had been bombed the previous month, but there was one station that was blocked and under construction...
Pribilofs survey maps crab habitat

...of radiation in a scattering process through an angle greater than 90 degrees. "The data will be fully processed and map mosaics will be available to the communities in the coming months," she said. Ridgway also noted in an e-mail that she would like...
Stamp of approval: Volunteers aid veterans philatelically

...toward a good cause, as the veterans use them for numerous activities other than just collecting. "They'll use them to make mosaics, crafts or for matching exercising," she said. "It occupies their time, eyes, hands, and above all, their minds...


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