An Artful Life

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An Artful Life – Episode 2101

Whether you enjoy reading a good book, creating art, cooking up some comfort food, or walking through ice castles,  this episode of Simply Southern New England has all of it and more.

Gather Glass – Providence RI – Lead glass blower Ben Giguere, from Gather Glass creates all forms of glass using old world style glass making techniques for his creations. Using a glass furnace at 2,000 degrees he forms and shapes glass into works of art. Ben has also opened up his space to teach others and offers classes on glass blowing.

Ice Castles – North Woodstock, NH – In North Woodstock, New Hampshire, Ice Castles is a winter attraction that’s created by ice artists who create ice castles using hundreds of thousands of icicles that they hand-place and turn into beautiful winter wonderland sights. In it’s 8th season, ice artist start planning in summer, and the building begins in October. From ice castles, to ice slides, and even a mystic forest light trail, the primary goal of Ice Castles is to bring a smile to visitor’s faces.

Savoy Bookshop & Cafe – Westerly, RI – When readers are looking for an escape, or comfort they turn to Savoy Book Store in Westerly, Rhode Island with their vast collection of books in every genre. During the pandemic Savoy had to pivot their in-person events to virtual ones, but now anyone from around the country can join and enjoy their virtual events.

Keep on Cookin’ with Nick Rabar – Miso Honey Grilled Steaks – Nick Rabar is a career Chef with 20 years of industry experience. He is the Chef / Owner of Avenue N American Kitchen and The Pantry both located in his home town of Rumford Rhode Island. In this segment he will show you how to prepare Miso Honey Grilled Steaks. Ingredients: NY Sirloin Steaks, Miso paste, honey, rice vinegar, water, salt, pepper, ginger, shallots, cilantro & chopped parsley.