COMMUNITY AT IT’S BEST: Winston Stiell is having a Pop-Up Art Sale Benefit + Fundraiser this Sunday @ Dorsey’s Art Gallery

Long time Lefferts Gardens community member and artist Winston Stiell will be having a pop-up show/benefit at Dorsey’s Art Gallery Sunday, November 20th – 2pm-6pm. Winston Stiell is a hornsmith, artist, jewelry maker and craftsperson who’s been working in Brooklyn for nearly 30 years.  He sculpts majestic wildlife, particularly birds, out of re-purposed cow horns.  When asked about his…

Bird-man Walking, In Flatbush

We don’t know what will trigger a memory, sometimes it’s a smell sometimes it’s taste or something that we see.  While sitting outside a coffee shop on Rogers Avenue a young man walked by me carrying a small wooden birdcage with a tiny bird inside.  Seeing this brought back a memory from when I was…