Archive | July, 2010

Garth Newal Center Weekend Events

Have you ever wondered….. why one violin costs $10 million and another costs $100?  Or why a Stradivarius violin has come to symbolize the epitome of artistic craftsmanship?  Or how the unique construction of the cello results in its rich sound? If so, come to both Musical Icebreakers this weekend where all of these questions [...]

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Extreme Birdhouse Make-over

Do you recall the contest we had at the Hummingbird Inn?  The Bird House Painting?  Well, our winner, Barbara Westhoff,  ventured to the Lexington, VA area on a recent trip East, proceeded to transform a bird house into a thing of wonder.  And she did it with buttons!!! It was during that recent hot spell, [...]

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