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Shopping is Local and Truly Unique at Indiana Artisan Marketplace

One of my favorite events is coming this weekend … the Indiana Artisan Marketplace. You may or may not have heard of this fabulous event, so let me break it down a bit for you: Who are Indiana Artisans? Those Read more >

Indiana Artisan Marketplace

Only once a year, the state’s highest-quality Artisans come together to showcase their wares and it is coming – THIS WEEKEND! The 2015 Indiana Artisan Marketplace …The marketplace provides the opportunity to meet the state’s exceptional artisans and share in Read more >

Rural Routes to Main Street Turns Two Counties Into Cultural Destination

Whether you want to spend a few hours, a day or an entire weekend, the Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail in Hendricks County can fit any itinerary. Read more >

Artisan Marshmallows from 240 Sweet

I’m not the least bit embarassed to admit that I have a killer sweet tooth. I don’t think you could present a sweet treat to me that I wouldn’t like. I scoff when I hear judges on shows like Top Read more >

A Crunchy Secret

What’s been around for over 100 years and still has the same delicious, crunchy taste as the first day they were made? Handmade pretzels from Tell City, Indiana. Tell City Pretzels has a long history of pretzel making that started with a Read more >

Studio Indiana aims to capture the stories of the State

The ready availability of digital cameras has churned out hundreds of Hoosiers who call themselves photographers. But Bloomington-based photographer John Bower is an old school shutterbug. He uses a medium format-film camera, develops his film and hand-processes gelatin-silver prints in Read more >

Indiana Artisan Showcases Hoosier Art and Food

Throughout Indiana there are talented Hoosiers creating high-quality, handmade works of art and food. A craftsman in Madison uses Indiana hardwoods to produce acoustic, steel-string guitars. A group of nuns in Ferdinand make traditional Benedictine cookies to help support their Read more >