Monthly Archives: October 2015

Eero Saarinen Was In Fort Wayne!

To some, spending a couple of days in Fort Wayne, Indiana after two weeks in England would be akin to the sentiment of the popular World War I song, “How Ya Gonna Keep ‘em Down on the Farm (After They’ve … Continue reading

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A Pink Rose Quilt Was The Start of Something Big For Marie Webster And Marion, Indiana

Marie Webster wanted a new quilt for her bedroom, so she dusted off her quilt-making skills, turned to her garden for inspiration, and created an appliqué quilt with pastel pink roses, a pale green lattice, and a swag border. She … Continue reading

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Pick Up A Penchant For Pudding Stones At Gene Stratton-Porter’s Wildflower Woods

“This moment was worth the trip,” I thought to myself as I sat under a canopy of golden leaves, watched swans glide past and tucked into my ham salad sandwich. The setting for my picnic lunch was the Gene Stratton-Porter … Continue reading

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