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How Bazaar: Gits for craft-lovers

One of our favorite holiday-season craft fairs is the Boston Bazaar Bizarre, an annual tradition within the DIY crafting community.
By LIZ PELLY  |  December 07, 2012

The Gardner gets crafty

Art museums are designed to celebrate the end results of the creative process. But one of Boston's most highbrow institutions, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, has developed new programming to foster that process on-site.

By ARIEL SHEARER  |  November 02, 2012
Shapeshifting totems

The Peabody Essex explores Native America

The Cree artist plays his drag show for laughs, but underlying it are serious questions about white genocide of Native American societies, about the stereotyping of Natives, and about gays in America, as well as Native American society.
By GREG COOK  |  March 30, 2012

Photos: Cambridge Carnival International | September 12, 2010

Crowds enjoy multicultural crafts and music at the 18th annual Cambridge Carnival International at Kendall Square on September 12, 2010.
Scenes from Cambridge Carnival International in Kendall Square
By KELSEY MARIE BELL  |  September 24, 2010
Holiday Handjobs With DJs BRDR + Kat Fyte

Holiday Handjobs With DJs BRDR + Kat Fyte

Your apprehension about any sentence with both "needles" and "handjobs" in it is understandable, but relax: Holiday Handjobs (presented by Nine Inch Needles and Truth...
By Ian Sands  |  December 16, 2009