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DIY Hero finalist Amanda Van Den Elzen hopes to cash in on crocheting

Amanda Van Den Elzen of Seymour hopes to be the DIY Hero. The self-described hippie is accomplished at the art of crocheting and is known around the area for her crocheted tops featured at festivals. The top prize in the contest, sponsored by Barnwood Living, is $ 25,000 and a two-page feature in Make: magazine. … Read more

Bay County Panama City restaurants serving Easter specials

PANAMA CITY — Easter is just a little over a week away and some area restaurants will accommodate guests with Easter specials and dining. Eliminate time in the kitchen this holiday and plan ahead, with these six restaurants now accepting reservations for Easter. Iconic Bay County restaurants:Want to eat like a local? These 7 iconic … Read more

How to enjoy spring break with your kids in South Jersey, Philly

Spring break is almost here! So, what are you going to do with your kids? Check out this spring break list of things to do! Are you a Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw or Slytherin? Fans of the Wizarding World are invited to visit “Harry Potter: The Exhibition ” at the Franklin Institute through Sept. 18. This … Read more

5 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend: April 8-10

It’s the weekend. Here are some ways to spend it. Spring carnival Carnegie Mellon University’s annual Spring Carnival is back after being held virtually the past two years because of the pandemic. The event on the Oakland campus continues Friday through Sunday. A committee of students coordinates with other groups in the university to bring … Read more

Dallas Mavs Create Brilliant Artwork Display With Recycled Fan Clappers

Two North Texas-based artists worked for 10 hours a day with the franchise to create a new brilliant artwork display set to be unveiled at the American Airlines Center over the weekend. The custom exhibit reaches over eight feet and features 800 recycled Dallas Mavericks fan clappers weaved into the design. The clappers were collected … Read more

Arts and crafts legend Tonia Todman shows how to create stunning DIY paper poppies

Australian TV personality and craftwork expert, Tonia Todman, known to her followers as the Queen of Craft, has dropped by The Morning Show to encourage more of us to get creative around the home this month. Tonia is collaborating with Spotlight to help celebrate self-expression and creativity with Make It March, in a bid to … Read more

Explore the world at WPSU’s Multicultural Children’s Festival on April 16

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – A Chinese Dragon Dance, Irish dancers, and international crafts and food will all be part of WPSU-TV and PBS KIDS ‘free Multicultural Children’s Festival on Saturday, April 16. The festival will be held 10 am – 1 pm and 2–4 pm at WPSU Studios in Innovation Park. Children attending will receive … Read more

Arts and crafts garden design: 5 key elements for a backyard

The key elements of Arts and Crafts garden design can still be used to inspire modern gardens today. The late 19th century movement produced some of the most influential, world-renowned gardens, which continue to have an enormous influence on how we garden today. Take inspiration from arts and craft garden designs and incorporate some of … Read more