Category Archives: Editorial

Artbits-March 2, 2017

There is a call for the Waterbury Art Fest plus Cathy Bohannon, Mike Byers, Terry Rice and NMC on the wall. The Nobby Reed Project, the Bob Mackenzie Blues Trio, the Lunar Jazz Trio, and Carol Ann Jones perform. Tell It At Twiggs The Burlington Irish Heritage Festival continues. Karaoke Night comes to 14th Star. Tuesday is Town Meeting. Continue reading

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Artbits-February 16, 2017

Make-a-Wish seeks art. Artisans Market seeks artists. And we have calls for the Emerging Artist scholarship and a River Arts Exhibition. The February Art Walk takes over downtown. Carol Ann Jones (twice), Jenni Johnson, Nightrain, Erin Cassels-Brown, Cooie and Robin, Remedy, Will Patton, and Yankee Chank all have gigs. The First Brew Haha, a TNT Comedy Showcase, the Pets Love and Fashion Show, and the Winter Is A Drag Ball come to a stage near you. There are even Parenting Workshops. Continue reading

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Artbits-December 3, 2015

The Artist in Residence Cooperative Gallery may close at the end of the month, never to see 2016, unless we all make a miracle keep them open. The gallery has maybe its last free meet-the-artists reception. The Festival of Trees brings out music and art and trees. Nobby Reed Project, Close to Nowhere, Justin Panigutti, the Missisquoi River Band, the Opera House Christmas Concert, the Vermont International Festival all find stages. The Eloquent Page hosts two readings and book signings. Continue reading

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Artbits – February 27, 2014

J.P. Choquette discusses her new thriller. Photographer John Selmer of Westfield is on the wall. Venue offers Justice for all. We have calls for public art proposals and for portfolios to review plus a fine art competition and a collaboration of arts and poetry. Finally, my opinion of contests that hide their rules. Continue reading

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Artbits – October 3, 2013

With studios open around the state plus four big shows locally, this very Fall-like weekend is perfect for art hopping. At least seven studios are open in Franklin County. The unveiling gala for the Raid Calendar has art, music, and more. There is Art4Show, art in the AIR, the hospital. Jack Grimmer, Deja Nous, Nobby Reed perform; Missisquoi River Band does it twice.
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Artbits – January 24, 2013

Every Town Clerk, librarian, and arts organization has a list of unfilled positions ranging from concert wranglers to cemetery watchers. Comedy for a Cause Makes a Wish. Geordie Lynd plays a fish fry. We have calls for a facilities manager, art interns, small works, and more. There’s even an aerospace class at the airport. Continue reading

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