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Poetic X Defines The Art Of Spoken Word
2 years ago

Poetic X Defines The Art Of Spoken Word

Poetic X Spoken Word Artist Cover photo: Poetic X Facebook Page Spoken word artist, Poetic X, developed his passion for poetry and spoken word after an assignment he completed for his high school English class. Years later, what began as an interest has now become a career—a lifestyle even—that runs deeper than the words with [...]
Interview with Katy Larsen, Owner of Agora Borealis
2 years ago

Interview with Katy Larsen, Owner of Agora Borealis

SB Magazine's Person of Interest Katy Larsen Agora Borealis Owner SB: How did the idea for Agora Borealis come about? KL: I always wanted to have an art community –– a community that taught you about several different kinds of art and where [you could] do free trade through the artists. So, we came to [...]
SB Art: Local Musician Records First Album
2 years ago

SB Art: Local Musician Records First Album

SB Art: Anna Boyter Musician Anna Boyter took her first piano lesson in the first grade, and ever since, music has been her favorite pastime. With her entrancing smile and personality that can brighten a rainy day, Boyter makes music that strives to inspire people with positivity. Influenced by the sounds of Taylor Swift and [...]
Billy’s Booger Power
2 years ago

Billy’s Booger Power

Billy’s Booger Power By Claudia Dale Award-winning writer, illustrator and filmmaker William Joyce wrote his first book in the fourth grade. The only thing Billy’s Booger earned him back then was a trip to the principal’s office. Now, nearly 50 years later, Joyce has turned that very same story into what he calls the pinnacle [...]
Architectural Gems
2 years ago

Architectural Gems

By  •  Lifestyle, Arts
Architectural Gems By Jessica Harris When Editor Mike Whitehead approached me to contribute an article about Shreveport- Bossier City’s architectural gems, I was super excited. As an architect who has lived in Shreveport-Bossier City for more than 13 years, I am overwhelmed on how rich our culture is. In lieu of selecting major well-known beautiful [...]
Cookie Dubois Discusses Clothing Line
2 years ago

Cookie Dubois Discusses Clothing Line

Cookie Dubois Discusses Clothing Line Fashion Designer By Devin White A year ago, Fashion Designer Cookie DuBois debuted her clothing line, Cookie DuBois Clothing, and has essentially breathed new life into the retro fashions of the 1950s and 1960s. Influenced by that time period, DuBois’ designs feature tea length dresses, curve hugging styles and feminine [...]
Shreveport Celebrates Its Inner Booger
2 years ago

Shreveport Celebrates Its Inner Booger

Shreveport Celebrates Its Inner Booger Mayor Ollie Tyler named June 9, 2015, Billy’s Booger Day, in honor of the release of William Joyce’s latest picture book. The proclamation was given at the city council meeting Tuesday, June 9 at 3:00 pm. In return Joyce presented Mayor Tylor with the famous meteor that struck Billy in the [...]
Inside Shreveport’s Norton Art Gallery
2 years ago

Inside Shreveport’s Norton Art Gallery

By  •  Arts, Culture
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Shreveport Native Talks Pysanky Eggs at Makers Fair
2 years ago

Shreveport Native Talks Pysanky Eggs at Makers Fair

Editor’s note: Shreveport native Shelley Masog participated in the Texas Avenue Makers Fair on April 11 and shares some of her experiences about the fair and her art. I make pysanky, also known as Ukrainian Easter eggs. They are created on real blown eggshells using the batik method of writing with hot wax and dyeing, [...]
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