Jamaica Gleaner
Published: Sunday | December 23, 2012
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Give a Chupse! Spread cheer, love and happiness
Spread cheer, love and happinessAmitabh SharmaContributorExcitement resonated in the voices of Shayzan Andriade and William Lewis as they proudly pointed out the numerous jewellery items handcrafted out of wires, twines and coffee beans, explaining the...

Stewart's Hardware brings great Jamaican art to Central Jamaica
On Sunday, December 9, Stewart's Hardware Limited, with co-sponsor Berger Paints, hosted its art show dubbed 'Art Affair' at its Stewart's Hardware Home Centre, May Pen, Clarendon, branch.

The India factor - Participants benefit from ITEC programme
Thirty participants of the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) gathered at India House on West Kings House Road to celebrate the successful completion of their respective programmes on December 19.

Jasmine Thomas-Girvan's art resonates
Her art is as unique, graceful and petite as she is. And it speaks. Yes, it speaks. Jasmine Thomas-Girvan's pieces, which use a unique combination of materials such as bronze, wood, brass, aluminium, pearl, silver, and even silk, are truly works of art which carry messages taken from a variety of Caribbean situations.

The versatile coconut shell
Kitson Town-based artist, Tyrone Napier, says he is an artistic explorer and his latest venture involves the use of coconut to make various artefacts.

Short Story - The Frail Spirit
Each glass pipe possessed a one of a kind being. Some were tall and wide, others narrow and thin, some even cracked or empty. An elderly woman sauntered among the exhibition of unique tubes, carefully eyeing the handsome young man as he wandered around the hut.

Rachael Allen, EMC's 11th Roy Hall Scholarship winner
The 2012 recipient of the Roy Hall Scholarship is Rachael Allen, a third-year student of the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing arts (EMC), who is pursuing a bachelor of fine arts (BFA) in Theatre Arts - Acting.

My daddy hung my star
(A little girl's simple, yet profound Christmas wish)


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