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    Ed Sheeran draws audiences with honest lyrics, one-man-band syle

Ed Sheeran draws audiences with honest lyrics, one-man-band syle

A ginger-haired, scruffy and increasingly tattooed “misfit” from Britain, Ed Sheeran plays guitar, beatboxes and, occasionally, fiddles. He also writes and winsomely sings hip-hop-inflected folk confessionals that enthrall young’uns – and their parents, too.

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    Art project comes to life in London

Art project comes to life in London

Calling all London tourists: Peter Pan, Sherlock Holmes and Queen Victoria want to have a word with you.

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    Art on Elm Avenue shows Waco creativity

Art on Elm Avenue shows Waco creativity

In case the chalked circle emblems haven’t taken over everyone’s daily walk to class, the third annual Art on Elm Avenue is taking place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

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    Making ‘progress’ – Local shop paints future of BU football

Making ‘progress’ – Local shop paints future of BU football

With all the excitement and energy surrounding Floyd Casey Stadium’s final game, one near-campus store is helping Baylor look forward to the future.

Harts N Crafts gift shop, arts and craft supply store gives a peek at the process with its original painting of the building of Baylor Stadium.

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    Illuminated inspiration – Waco welcomes stained glass masterpieces

Illuminated inspiration – Waco welcomes stained glass masterpieces

Waco may not have a patron saint, but it has been visited by angels. This month through January, seven 8-foot original Tiffany stained glass angels are on display at the Lee Lockwood Library and Museum on Waco Drive, courtesy of the Historic Waco Foundation.

The seven angels are displayed on a stage, and each window is backlit.

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All coming together: BFA graduates show off their best creations

Baylor studio art and graphic design majors convey their artistry and sum up years of hard work in one exhibition.

Bachelor of Fine Arts students who are graduating this semester will display their work Thursday through Tuesday at the Martin Museum of Art. There will be a dessert reception from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday. The reception and subsequent viewings of students’ work are free and open to the public.

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    Painting shop passes brush to amateurs

Painting shop passes brush to amateurs

Pablo Picasso once said, “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”

Children paint beautiful pictures for someone special, even if they are only beautiful in their innocent eyes and the eyes of the receiver. As people grow up, many put away their paints, crayons and watercolors for other things like writing papers, reading and schoolwork.

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    Black, white photos come to life in Ansel Adams exhibition

Black, white photos come to life in Ansel Adams exhibition

His photos are only two colors – black and white. They seem simple in this age of digitized photography. The truth, however, is the work of Ansel Adams revolutionized the craft of photography by delivering more than images but a message for a better world.

Today that message will arrive at Baylor.

The Martin Museum of Art inside the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center will open its doors at 10 a.m. to showcase the traveling exhibition “Ansel Adams: Distance and Detail,” displaying the famous black and white photos of the late photographer.

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    Senior portfolios featured at exhibition

Senior portfolios featured at exhibition

Each year, Baylor hosts the Senior Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition where graduating seniors can display their work.

The event began Tuesday with a reception and will run through Sunday at the Martin Museum of Art in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center in galleries 1 and 2.

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    BU faculty join local children to produce art gala

BU faculty join local children to produce art gala

The Baylor and Waco community will find art is a way for people to show off their talent today.

The Baylor Piper Children’s Art Gala and Auction, featuring photographs and paintings by children at the Piper Center for Family Studies and Child Development and other pieces by various Baylor faculty artists, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today in the Martin Museum foyer of the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center. The art gala is free and open to the public.

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