Category Archives: Arts

Proof Positive

  I never know what a day at the museum will bring. I may start out planning to work on one thing and then, by chance and curiosity, fall into a completely different project. My most recent adventure into the … Continue reading

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Serendipity

Right now I am glowing, I am beaming. I just struck serendipitous gold and I can’t believe it. While talking to our director, Allyn Lord, I spot a partially covered-up something-or-other tucked behind the computer monitor in her office. My … Continue reading

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On Coverlets, and Other Musings

Museum volunteers Marty Benson and Laura Redford, both members of the Northwest Arkansas Handweavers Guild, have spent the last year documenting the handwoven coverlets and other bed-coverings in the Shiloh Museum’s collection. They’ve kept a diary of sorts, mostly to … Continue reading

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