Indelible marks were etched by three distinct fine artists this week across Jamaica. At the David Pinto's Studio, Good Hope in Trelawny, Japanese native Akio Takamori, ceramics professor at the University of Washington Art School, Seattle, conducted an impressive workshop in figurative ceramics on Wednesday.
Fine arts festival today
The much-anticipated Liguanea Festival of Fine of Arts takes place today at Liguanea Plaza, St Andrew. Some 70 artists, sculptures, painters, ceramists jewellers and photographers will participate in the day-long event. Today, we feature four more of the artists who will be participating in the festival.
Literary Arts - Undercover inside a prison
He was wearing a spanking new white shirt and the black pants he had worn to his high school graduation two years before. He had his bible, too, albeit hidden in a scandal bag under his arm. He couldn't afford to be seen with it, because if Thready or any of the boys from fifth form saw him, he didn't know how he could defend it.
Literary Arts - Vicky
'You should take a vacation, you look really strung out.' Vicky throws her bag on to the nearest chair and slips into the one across from me. She is late as usual. She sweeps the caf with a long glance, picking out the people she knows: people who, like herself, wear their nails long and dripping red.