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Making Art that Padlocks  Aficionados into Comfort

This Day 29 Jan 2023
The Lagos-based artist, who proclaims herself self-taught, preens herself on her 20-year experience of making art. “My mother taught me how to make art,” she adds. “I am trying to achieve a better and safer world for everybody ... Speaking about Rouch, it creates handbags and furniture inspired by padlocks.

Triona McCarthy: Switch up your routine with a fab Carboxy facial or try the newest products for hair and skin

Irish Independent 29 Jan 2023
An advocate of buying less but better, an activist and utterly individual, she’s credited with translating punk music into fashion in the 1970s.What blows my mind is that she was a self-taught fashion designer — she was truly one of a kind.With her fashion career ...

JMMB Elevate 5.0 Teaches Financial Literacy

Jamaica Observer 28 Jan 2023
In her delivery on 'The Journey to Creating The Life You Want,' Reid shared, "You have to outwork your self-doubt. One of the biggest things that keeps us back in life is self-doubt. I'm grateful to have been raised by my grandmother and mom who taught me to just try ... The idea is that you have to actually take a step and outwork your self-doubt.".

Letters to the editor: An ode to Ginny Mabesoone; Frustration with Killingly school board

The Bulletin 28 Jan 2023
An ode to Ginny Mabesoone. My dear friend and colleague, Virginia “Ginny” Mabesoone, died on Jan. 12, 2023 at the age of 75. Ginny was the first Backus Hospital nurse to welcome me in 1985, an imposing figure, but gentle and disarming ... She was self-taught, and quickly mastered the clinical skills in oncology nursing ... Hers was a life fulfilled ... John A ... .

Hip hotels, art and vineyards: why Kent is the new Suffolk

The Times/The Sunday Times 28 Jan 2023
The Michelin-starred Sportsman is proof that passion trumps pretension — the self-taught chef-patron Stephen Harris is constantly questing for big new local flavours ... Guided vineyard tours and wine tastings run every day (from £25pp), or take a self-guided walk on trails across ...

Iraqi-American painter Vian Sora’s work finds the beauty in decay

Arab News 27 Jan 2023
DUBAI. March 2023 will mark the 20th anniversary of US-led invasion of Iraq, which led to destruction, displacement, and prolonged political instability ... “It was so visceral and scary,” she tells Arab News ... The self-taught artist tries to leave that which she has endured in the background, like “a dead grandmother who protects you,” she says ... ....

Meet Giacomo Turra – the RnB virtuoso who went from small-town Italy to the main stage 27 Jan 2023
To say Giacomo Turra knows what “groove” means would be an understatement. He rather embodies the word. Over 350,000 people – including Alex Skolnick, Jordan Rudess and Sergio Vallin – follow him on Instagram for his funk covers and the immaculate vibes paired with them. READ MORE ... And I decided to play it on my own – self-taught ... Giacomo Turra Youtube.

In ‘Poker Face,’ Natasha Lyonne Can’t Help But to Crack the Case

The Hollywood Reporter 27 Jan 2023
“I spoke to Rian a lot about how I was ready to be Gene Hackman in Night Moves, instead of Popeye Doyle,” Lyonne explains, further revealing her cinephile nature (self-taught at the landmark Film Forum) and rattling off more screen inspirations for Charlie, like ...


Minden Press-Herald 26 Jan 2023
Lily Thompson, Assistant Professor and part-time gallery coordinator at BPCC, believes that even though Aksam is mostly self-taught, her photographs have artistic compositions that are impressive in the way they capture the vibrancy of urban living.

Chris Hadfield: ‘I’d be as happy living on a spaceship as on Earth’

The Times/The Sunday Times 26 Jan 2023
Growing up on a farm taught me self-reliance, the need to be competent at what you do and the pleasure to be had inSponsored. .

Jason Kenneth Burd

The Galveston Daily News 26 Jan 2023
DICKINSON, TX — Jason Burd was a loving son, brother, father, uncle, grandfather, and friend who left this world too soon on January 19, 2023 at the age of 49 ... Jason's favorite hobby was playing the guitar; at an early age he became a self-taught musician ... ....

Check it out at the Blount County Public Library

The Maryville Daily Times 26 Jan 2023
Want to learn something? From pie baking to dog training to bartending to homeschooling to Microsoft Word to medical coding to Adobe Lightroom, (the list goes on and on), Universal Class offers over 500 self-paced courses ... Another way to take self-paced online courses at BCPL is through LinkedIn Learning.

Sure Shots

Fort Worth Weekly 26 Jan 2023
The self-taught photog’s favorite local music acts include The Wee-Beasties, Levi Ray, Big Heaven, and 88 Killa ... My goal is to bring a unique perspective to every project I work on.” The self-taught photographer’s talent shines in this shot of Driving Slow Motion that he took with his Sony A7 III at Harvest House in Denton two years ago.

Surrealist artist displays work in region

The Daily Independent - Ashland 26 Jan 2023
ASHLAND Knowing something about an artist’s background can be very helpful in understanding their work. It’s true with the art of Sydney Kendrick, a Logan, Ohio, artist who has shown her work in the area. Kendrick, 25, is mostly self-taught and pursuing a career in art. She works in a variety of media, but loves oils, which she recently discovered ... .

Robert (Bob) Barton Ratliff

Fowler Tribune 26 Jan 2023
Robert (Bob) Barton Ratliff passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2023. He was born in Denver, CO on June 17, 1944. Bob is survived by his wife (Diane) of 56 years, his daughter (Sherrie Lynn Schaefer), his grandson (Wyatt Barton Schaefer), cousins, nieces, and nephews ... He was a self-taught guitar player and played lead guitar in a teen band in Fowler.

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The image from video released on Jan. 27, 2023, by the City of Memphis, shows Tyre Nichols leaning against a car after a brutal attack by five Memphis police officers on Jan. 7, 2023, in Memphis, Tenn. Nichols died on Jan. 10. The five officers have since been fired and charged with second-degree murder and other offenses.
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