When you walk into the Ruth Davis Design Gallery in Nancy Nicholas Hall on the UW Madison Campus, contributor Gianofer (JON nah fer) Fields strongly suggests you take advantage of […]
Gianofer Fields is an Art Historian and Material Culture contributor and curates the Radio Chipstone series. The project is hosted by the School of Human Ecology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and funded by the Chipstone Foundation; a decorative arts foundation whose mission is preserving and interpreting their collection, as well as stimulating research and education in the decorative arts.
Radio Chipstone: Seeing the World Through a Different Lens
There are times when if you are very lucky, you meet someone who changes your life for the better. For contributor Gianofer (JON nah fer) Fields, that person is Professor Ann […]
Radio Chipstone: Who Needs Electricity, When You’ve Got a Horse?...
Earlier this month the Amish Community held the Clearview School 26th Annual Quilt and Consignment Auction. The event is a fundraiser for the school and an opportunity for folks from around […]
Radio Chiptsone: Adults in Toyland
Nikki Hollander, also known as Grandma Kitschy is an artist and proprietor of Jet Set Vintage on Etsy. About the Author Gianofer (JON nah fer) Fields is an Art Historian […]
Radio Chiptone: Sewing 104 Parts is Parts
If you are about that DIY life and have an interest in sewing, then you know that it’s a pricey pastime. Machines cost anywhere from hundreds to thousands of dollars […]
Radio Chipstone: Object Rescue: Thrifty Nikki
Nikki Hollander also known as Grandma Kitschy has spent a good deal of her life saving discarded objects. She got so good at finding the sweet things, it’s one of […]
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