Archive of: Local Artisans

Issue

Title

Barbara Boxer's Wild Whistles August 2015

Barbara Boxer's Wild Whistles

Artisan Barbara Boxer of Eaton Center crafts animal sculptures that can be played like whistles with the three- or four-finger holes on their bodies.

Artisan Michela Verani Sculpts Metal Like Clay July 2015

Artisan Michela Verani Sculpts Metal Like Clay

Nano-technology allows Michela Verani of Londonderry to hand-sculpt metals.

George Morrison's Historic Firearms June 2015

George Morrison's Historic Firearms

Self-proclaimed mountain man, George Morrison of Mason, creates historic firearms with a forge and anvil.

Catherine Green mixes hard edges and soft colors May 2015

Catherine Green mixes hard edges and soft colors

Old school techniques with modern materials

Nurit Niskala's Mixed Media Jewelry April 2015

Nurit Niskala's Mixed Media Jewelry

Manchester's Nurit Niskala trained as an architect, started a successful fashion line in Israel and now creates affordable wearable art.

Embroidery Inspired by Traditional Swedish Folk Art March 2015

Embroidery Inspired by Traditional Swedish Folk Art

NH artisan Brita Ek finds inspiration for her embroidery in the bright, nature-filled designs of traditional Swedish folk art.

Jeweler Tanya Cherepova of Merrimack February 2015

Jeweler Tanya Cherepova of Merrimack

Jeweler Tanya Cherepova's style varies from delicate flowers to geometric combinations to abstract curvilinear shapes.

Marie Wiggins Crafts Unique Bags and Clutches January 2015

Marie Wiggins Crafts Unique Bags and Clutches

Marie Wiggins of Sunapee Harbor creates functional stitched items, including handbags.

Bracelets and bangles by Anne Behrsing December 2014

Bracelets and bangles by Anne Behrsing

A monadnock artist creates jewelry with a light touch

Zack Jonas is forging new traditions November 2014

Zack Jonas is forging new traditions

A knife can be more than a means to an end