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Behind the Scenes in Curatorial: Fabergé Managerie

The Russian workshops of Peter Carl Fabergé (1846–1920) are most readily identified with the imaginative and exquisitely-crafted Easter eggs that they produced for the Tsar’s family. But, they also produced many other delicate and bejeweled novelties, such as boxes, cigarette…

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School is out for the year, but when this American sampler was made in about 1815, many young girls didn’t go to school at all.  Instead, young women were expected to learn essential skills and crafts which would make them…

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Hopefully by now you’ve had a chance to enjoy Inside Out, the latest movie by Pixar.  Inside Out tells the story of the emotions inside Riley’s head, namely Fear, Sadness, Disgust, Anger, and Joy. We all know that we convey…

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Join us for a Pop to Present themed Summer Camp Next week from Monday July 6 through Friday July 10 from 9-4;.  For each of the 8 weeks of Summer Camp, we’ll provide a sneak peek into one project campers will…