A collection of brand new galleries and studios are taking the community arts center to a whole other level.

Joyce Wagner


Painter Colin Ruel and jewelry designer Nettie Kent were making a name for themselves as artists in Brooklyn, but with deep Vineyard roots and a baby on the way, it was time to return to the Island.

Libby Ellis


Jenny Allen’s wit and sharp eye for contemporary life are on full display in her recently published collection of personal essays, Would Everybody Please Stop? Reflections on Life and Other Bad Ideas.

Karla Araujo


Meet Collins Heavener, the plank whisperer of Slip Away Farm.

Heather Hamacek


Every now and again you meet an artist whose prodigious talent is matched by a determined focus to make life what he or she always imagined it could be. Take silversmith Sara Thompson of Edgartown. Just twenty-one and a freshly minted graduate of the Oregon College of Art and Craft, she is off to the prestigious American Craft Exposition in Chicago to showcase her work. Oh, and there’s a four-month backlog for commissions. It’s fair to say that she’s on a roll.


It wasn’t trash, it was a Trash Lobster!


Barbara Kassel's allegorical world.

Elizabeth Hawes


“I like taking old work and incorporating it into new work, because it’s almost a continuous story of how your work has transformed and grown over time.”