It’s the Honolulu Woodturners show at Nohea Gallery, our favorite time of year!

The 2015 Honolulu Woodturner’s Demonstration at Nohea Gallery opened on  August 15th at Ward Warehouse.  Three lathes were active with nine total turners demonstrating the art of woodturning.   The Kapakahi Jug Band with Bart Potter  Duane Preble on pakini bass entertained us all with swinging tunes.  It was hopping! This year, a selected group […]

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Daniel Harano’s teabowls and tumblers are a treat

We all enjoyed meeting young local ceramist Daniel Harano and are loving his teabowls, tumblers and other functional ceramics.  They feel so good to use and hold, and are beautiful.  Making the smallest moments a joy…mahalo Daniel! http://www.noheagallery.com/product-category/locally-made-ceramics/daniel-harano-ceramics/    

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Brenda cablayan posters are now available online.

In addition to Brenda Cablayan’s original paintings, we are now able to also share her offset lithography posters.  Featured below are the posters that we currently have available for purchase through this website. Brenda Cablayan Biography: Biography Product Illustrator- Liberty house, Hawaii Juried Exhibitions 2008/07/02/1999/98/96/95/94- Japanese Chamber of Commerce. Annual Exhibition 2000/1999/96- Artists of Hawaii, […]

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Happy Earth Day 2015!

Aloha all, We’re celebrating Earth Day with recycled and repurposed tree limbs made into beautiful calabashes, bowls, cutting boards, and pens! Carl Sherry’s newest creations of local repurposed woods are just being uploaded here today. Jen Homcy’s newest delivery of mango, ohai (aka local monkeypod trees,) and milo are a useful  and beautiful repurposed use […]

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Seemingly off-topic perhaps, but have you seen the New York Times’ 36 Hours?

It’s a really well done and entertaining video and article summarizing a city’s must-sees and highlights.  Recent  segments include Belfast, Northern Ireland,  Vienna, Strasberg, Milan, Phnom Penh, Memphis,  Santa Fe, Casa Blanca, Anguilla, and what do you know,  soon to include Honolulu, of all places. 36 Hours – Where to go when you’ve got only a […]

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Bart Potter has shared some wonderful links for those interested in Hawaii’s flora and watershed.

Arborist and gifted member of the Honolulu Woodturners Bart Potter has shared these links for those interested in Hawaii’s flora and watershed.   Mahalo Bart! “The Bible” Wagner, Herbst and Sohmer’s Manual of the Flowering Plants of Hawaii Vols I and II: http://www.uhpress.hawaii.edu/p-544-9780824821661.aspx Very useful old book, collector’s item now, Marie Neal’s In Gardens of Hawaii. […]

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