"This is an advanced level piece," the instructor told my Saturday morning class at Farmhouse Paint & Sip. The four people present, besides myself, groaned. It didn't take long for those groans, however, to turn into good times - and even better art.
If you're anything like me, from screenshots to open tabs, my Pinterest is full of "I'll do it tomorrow" DIY projects. That certainly was true for Katie Garcia and Garrett Sheskey, owners of Milwaukee-based Pin-It LIVE, who are changing the way we "pin."
If you're looking for a warm way to pass a cold and snowy weekend, GreyHouse Creative Market is a shop, a DIY workshop venue, a cafe and a cocktail lounge located just east of Tosa Village at 62nd and State Streets.
After seven years of hosting the media festival at the Falcon Bowl in Riverwest, the one-day Milwaukee Zine Fest will move to the Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave. The event takes place Saturday, Nov. 5 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wallpaper is remembered as a pain to hang - and even worse to remove - with patterns like bold geometric designs, raised velvet paisleys or orange and brown flowers. Elizabeth Rees, a Whitefish Bay native living in New York City, created removable wallpaper that is none of the above.
When I was younger, I didn't spend a lot of time at Summerfest. Or rather - I didn't spend a lot of time in the kids' area. By the time I started going to Summerfest, it was mostly to drag a very harassed parent to a stage for a band that I had to see. Unfortunately for me, the kids' area was s...
I am in no way a professional in the area of home repairs. I have been learning by doing for over ten years, mainly with friends or a professional (self-proclaimed or actual) and have walked away with lots of information. Now that I bought my own home I can put this information to t...