Author: Janelle Faignant

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

Some say that to surmise what drives an artist is either unanswerable, or too personal to share. But Roscoe Stark, 33, pinpoints connection, community, and creative expression. He’s our artist of the month. His large paintings are currently on the wall leading up the staircase 

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s Artist of the Month

Artist Nicholas Santoro ~ In His Own Words I returned to Brooklyn after earning a BA in Literature at the University of Iowa. While visiting the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens in 1972, I recall the first time I heard the distinctive ping of a hammer striking 

Chaffee’s January Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s January Artist of the Month

Of all the places artist Edith Hiller has been in her life, there’s still one more to cross off her list. “I want to go to Hawaii,” she said by phone recently. “Someday I hope to go there.” But she’s been a world traveler all 

22 Questions with Tom and Julie Merwin

22 Questions with Tom and Julie Merwin

1. Name: Tom and Julie Merwin 2. Age: 69 and 70 3. Hometown: Castleton, Vt. 4. How would you describe yourself in three words? Tom: Lost, searching and amazed. Julie: Writer, author, illustrator 5. What’s something not a lot of people know about you? Tom: I’m comfortable being lost