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Part 3 of 3: Artist Sarah Ozurumba (D...



Part 3 of 3: Artist Sarah Ozurumba (Drawing with Scissors) Piece by Sarah Ozurumba Welcome to part 3 of 3 of my interview with Milwaukee, WI artist, Sarah Ozurumba! Your pieces always make me smile. The only problem I have is deciding which one to buy because they’re all so cool. Which of your pieces are most popular? Jellyfish sell fast, owls were all the rage over the summer, yellow birds are popul [...]

Part 2 of 3: Artist Sarah Ozurumba (D...



Part 2 of 3: Artist Sarah Ozurumba (Drawing with Scissors) Sarah selling her art Welcome to part 2 of 3 of my interview with Milwaukee, WI artist and art teacher, Sarah Ozurumba! (Here is Part 1.) Where were you born? How long have you been doing art? What/who are your inspirations? I was born in Park Falls, Wisconsin.  Its a tiny town way up north on the Flambeau River in the middle of nowhere. I la [...]

Part 1: Artist Sarah Ozurumba (Drawin...



Part 1: Artist Sarah Ozurumba (Drawing with Scissors) Self portrait To really understand and appreciate someone’s art, I feel it helps to get to know who they are as a person. Of course, the more you know about them, the more their personality shines through the pieces they create, and into your home. Here, I’ve asked Milwaukee artist and children’s art teacher, our very own, S [...]

If You Collected Cars…



If You Collected Cars… 1967 Ford Mustang Today I posed this question on Facebook: “If you had the money to collect cars, what cars would you buy?” I would choose Mustangs, Mazda Miatas, and Cameros. Let’s hear what other people had to say! John: “A helicopter” Erik: “El Caminos” Alan: “At least one Lambo Countach beca [...]

An Open Letter To Velour Sweatsuit-We...



IMG_4935 You know who you are, don’t try to hide behind a useless hood that is only good in instances such as this. You, with the pink sweatsuit. The one with short sleeves but a thick hood, for whatever reason the combination would be required. Remember when you paired it with some floppy basketball-appropriate sneakers? That certainly didnR [...]

12 Styles Of The ’90s You Hope ...



12 Styles Of The ’90s You Hope Never Come Back It’s hard to believe that the ’90s ended 14 years ago now. That means our teens of today will likely not understand the allure of the Spice Girls or what the Hell TRL was. They’ll even probably turn their noses up at shows like ‘Boy Meets World’ and ‘Step by Step.’ And don’t even try to show the [...]

7 Christmas Gifts You Can Make Right ...



popcorn It’s Christmas Eve. You’ve just learned that your kind-of-sort-of-friend has a gift she’ll be bringing over tonight or tomorrow. Or suddenly you realize that you have several gifts for your fun and easy niece but too little for your nephew for him to consider the deal fair. Whatever the case may be, it happens. And the store [...]

Last Minute Market Pops Up In Lakewoo...



market Instead of fighting the ornery mall crowds this weekend, handle your last holiday shopping while giving to private Cleveland vendors at the same time. If handmade jewelry, pottery or license plate décor isn’t your bag, then go for all the delectable treats to try and pass off as your own this holiday. And nothing calms a procrastinator’s shop [...]

12 Pinterest Products That Make Great...



pro10 1. This Vintage Inspired Recycled Beer Sign. Because who doesn’t know someone who can knock back a few and still remain sober enough to appreciate the finer, restored rustic things in life? Via Etsy. 2. BioSense Memory Foam Mattress Topper. A Pinterest pinner described the topper as “cloud sleep.” That alone just makes me wa [...]

Quote of the Day

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future. John F. Kennedy

Odd Fact of the Day

Steve Jobs had a high school GPA of 2.65.