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Tag Archives: handicraft

  1. Bandleader collapses Kadooment Day 2016, Barbadians in mourning…

    Crop Over 2016 so far is violent free, but thrown into mourning after it was announced designer Renee Ratcliffe collapsed and died. The award winning designer of Jump Promotions was celebrating 10 years with the band, she collapsed on the outskirts of the National Stadium earlier today. The announcement caused ripples of sadness among Kadooment […]

    August 1, 2016Breaking News, Culture, FeaturedNo comments
  2. “Crop Over Craftworks: Innovation, Creativity, Design” 6th June – Garrison Savannah

    A selection of the island’s most exquisite handcrafted items will be on display, when the Barbados Museum and Historical Society holds a craft event entitled: Crop Over Craftworks: Innovation, Creativity, Design. Members of the public will also be treated to guided tours of the Museum’s galleries; live actors in the galleries and courtyards; a children’s […]

    May 19, 2015CultureNo comments
  3. “One Nation, One Family – Building Pathways to Prosperity and Development” 3rd Barbados Network Consultation at Two Mile Hill: Women Entrepreneurs of Barbados

    Some of the crafts from the Women Entrepreneurs of Barbados one of the many Exhibitors present today at the 2014 Barbados Network Consultation

    August 7, 2014Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  4. 5th Element Fashions at Divi Southwinds: Partnering with Azyphos March 31, 2014Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. Caribbean Fine Art Fair & Symposium (CaFA) Ends Sunday 16 March with Short Film Screenings!

    Event partners include Barbados Tourism Authority; Barbados National Cultural Foundation; BMW; Caribbean Tourism Organization; Intimate Hotels of Barbados; Laparkan Shipping; Lush Life Resort and Naniki Restaurant. Over 35 exhibitors of paintings, sculpture, photography, drawings, original limited edition prints and new media exploring the cultural traditions of the Caribbean and the African Diaspora. Sunday 16th March: […]

    March 16, 2014Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. 4TH EDITION OF CaFA, C’BEAN FINE ART FAIR: BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS – Afreekan Southwell (Antigua/USVI)

    Event partners include Barbados Tourism Authority; Barbados National Cultural Foundation; BMW; Caribbean Tourism Organization; Intimate Hotels of Barbados; Laparkan Shipping; Lush Life Resort and Naniki Restaurant.

    March 16, 2014Photo Gallery, SculptureNo comments
  7. Blades of Chaos (God of War) – MAN AT ARMS

    Which weapon will be next? ? Subscribe!  Get your Awe Me or Man At Arms Swag And let us know in the comments below which weapon you’d like to see Tony build next! More AWEme on Facebook! Follow us on Twitter! NOTE: Tony Swatton and Man At Arms have no connection to or involvement with […]

    December 18, 2013Events, Games, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. BARBADOS ARTISAN & HERITAGE FESTIVAL LAUNCHED WITH BLESSING OF FREUNDEL STUART REGIME

    The inaugural Barbados Artisan and Heritage Festival (BAHF) will be held on Sunday December 15, 2013 from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm on the grounds of George Washington House, The Historic Garrison Savannah, St. Michael. This Festival is designed to build a creative, educational, dynamic new forum for the sale and exposure of the superlative […]

    November 23, 2013Culture, EventsNo comments
  9. Announcing the 1st Annual PEN Rally, hosted by the Parent Empowerment Network Saturday, June 09, 2012 – 1pm to 4:30pm, Artsplash, Hastings

    This family-centered event answers the burning question – “What am I going to do with my child this summer?” The 1st Annual PEN Rally will unite the wide range of youth-focused services and activities available in Barbados. For the first time, the Parent Empowerment Network will be hosting these enterprises together in one place, so […]

    June 2, 2012Education, Photo GalleryNo comments
  10. “If we mek de beds, we must sleep pun dem!” Observation from ‘Baba’ Elombe Mottley

    At the beginning of the 20th Century, Barbados tourism development was centred mostly on the Southern and Eastern Coast of Barbados, from Bridgetown to the Crane with enclaves at Cattlewash, Bathsheba and Tent Bay in St Joseph. Tourism traffic came mainly by sea and Barbados because of its location was a major stop for ships […]

    August 2, 2011Business, Editorial1 comment
  11. Officially Launched and Endorsed – DESIGN CARIBBEAN 2011 for Santo Domingo

    Following three years of intensive preparation and planning, the first newly branded show – DESIGN CARIBBEAN – is now officially launched in Dominican Republic. Design Caribbean is a trade show (to be held in Dominican Republic September 1-4) for artisans in the region who are export ready and able to produce uniquely designed, hand crafted […]

    May 17, 2011Fashion, TravelNo comments