Arts & Style

Lee Smith

Best Author

Virginia native Lee Smith is a woman of letters.

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Briana Brough

Best Visual Artist/Craftsperson

The power of passion: A boutique owner is realizing her dream. more »

Jul 7, 2014 4:19 PM The Magazine

Today's Paper

Franklin Street stationery studio Ply is on the cutting edge of an old-fashioned industry. more »

Jan 30, 2014 9:30 AM CHM Blog 1 Comments

Wrapped Up in the Season

Interior Design Laura Covington unveils the art of gift wrapping. more »

Arts & Style

Jacob Sharp, Wood Robinson and Joseph Terrell.

Leon Godwin

Mipso Mania

Chapel Hill-based ‘newgrass’ trio have a new album and a growing fan base. more »

Nov 8, 2013 9:18 AM CHM Blog

Fall Arts Preview

Mark your calendar for these fall performances, festivals and exhibits. more »

Sep 5, 2013 9:27 AM Arts & Style

Briana Brough

Pint-Sized Parties

Forget the cardboard party hats and grocery store sheet cakes. Parents are putting more effort into their kids’ birthday parties. Check out these three themed celebrations. more »

Sep 2, 2010 2:20 PM Arts & Style 1 Comments

Briana Brough

Our Creative Class: Mark Todd

The Hill Country Woodworks co-owner says he's not an artist. He will answer to craftsperson, though. more »

Jun 28, 2013 11:23 AM Arts & Style

Briana Brough

Our Creative Class: Dana Carvalho

Things took off for the former preschool teacher's fashion jewelry company, Sweetie Pie Jewelry, after Kelly Ripa wore one of her necklaces. more »

Jun 28, 2013 10:56 AM Arts & Style

Briana Brough

Our Creative Class: Jesse Kalisher

The fine art photographer and businessman's work and that of his employees can be seen in thousands of hotels around the world. more »

Jun 28, 2013 10:33 AM Arts & Style

Our Creative Class: Bob Moore

“What I try to do,” the golf course architect says, “is create art within the framework of the game." more »

Jun 28, 2013 10:10 AM Arts & Style

Our Creative Class: David and Suzanne Gould

The Goulds opened Good Earth Pottery in 1993 for their own artistic endeavors, but they soon realized their desire to instruct as much as create. more »

Jun 28, 2013 10:03 AM Arts & Style

Briana Brough

Our Creative Class: McKay Coble

If you’ve ever seen a PlayMakers production, you’ve probably appreciated the set and its design thanks to Coble's creativity and passion for storytelling. more »

Jun 28, 2013 9:56 AM Arts & Style

Briana Brough

Our Creative Class: Leo Gaev

Working out of a Lloyd Street shop in Carrboro, Gaev has produced grand work for large commercial and residential clients. more »

Jun 28, 2013 9:46 AM Arts & Style

A Compelling Compulsion

It's all clicking for photographer Roger Kellison. more »

May 9, 2013 1:07 PM CHM Blog

Southern Voice

A documentary about the life of Elizabeth Spencer premieres this Sunday at 4 p.m. in Hanes Auditorium. more »

May 1, 2013 10:19 AM CHM Blog

Ballet With a Twist

"The Rite of Spring" gets puppetized in a performance by Basil Twist on April 12 and 13. more »

Mar 21, 2013 10:43 AM Arts & Style

Hoop Dreams

The feature film about the 1957 title team is one step closer to reality. more »

Mar 7, 2013 11:13 AM CHM Blog 4 Comments

The Little Publishing Company That Could

Three decades later, Algonquin Books' supporters and key players reflect on the publishing company's humble beginnings and enduring success. more »

Jan 17, 2013 3:22 PM Arts & Style 1 Comments

Traveling Home

Tift Merritt headlines the Cat's Cradle in the Commons show with her new album. more »

Sep 19, 2012 4:29 PM Arts & Style

Season's Readings

Here are some local titles for you to – pardon the pun – leaf through this fall. more »

Sep 7, 2012 9:07 AM Arts & Style



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