In a hot summer, cool ways to be messy

Erin Karonis

Beth Whitehouse Here we are in the midst of summer. The novelty of beaches and parks may have worn off, but the heat is still bearing down. What to do now? How about some fun, inexpensive backyard activities the whole family will love? “They’re all sort of cool things, water-based things,” says Maureen Mangan, the […]

Fair’s fair at annual gala

By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Broadview artist Margaret Mote said she’ll pretty much paint on anything that doesn’t move – a ceiling tile, a skillet, a toilet seat. Yes, she painted on a toilet seat. “It was the same color that matched the bathroom,” Mote explained, “and I painted a windmill on it.” Although Mote didn’t […]