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…

SHOP: Fourth Annual American Fine Craft Show @The Brooklyn Museum November 19 – 20

Shop an extraordinary selection of handmade works including ceramics, jewelry, furniture, and more by 90 of the nation’s finest craft artists at the American Fine Craft Show. Saturday November 19, 2016 Sunday November 20, 2016 11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. Beaux-Arts Court, 3rd Floor 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, New York Tickets include Museum general admission and are…

VIDEO: Winston The Horn-Smith, Not Winston The Washing Machine Man

By Albert Trotman | Trotfilms In a storefront on the corner of Rogers Avenue and Fenimore Street in Flatbush, Brooklyn, is an artist who calls himself Winston the Horn Smith.  For the past 40 years, Winston has been known in the community as Winston the Washing Machine Man, repairing washing machines and other household appliances. …