How to start a bullet journal

Unsure how to tackle making your own bullet journal? Here’s how to get started As we get through the first month of the new year, we’re all trying to figure out a new routine for the whole “new year, new me” promise. It might be going to the gym every other day or drinking more…

The creator behind the “The Starry Messenger”

Kris Iden showcases a movement of experiences through her art The Ferguson Center for the Arts invited the Christopher Newport community to an artist reception on Nov. 4, a showcase for the Ferguson’s newest temporary exhibits. If you walk down the halls of the Ferguson to the Falk Gallery, you will encounter a rather lovely…

“Culture in Motion” exposes audience to traditional Chinese arts

The Asian Student Union invites the Chengdu Textile College to campus Hosting the Chengdu Textile College (CDTC), the Asian Student Union brought a unique flavor of culture to campus on Oct. 3. Culture in Motion provided a glimpse into a different cultural experience as students were able to witness traditional Chinese ethnic arts in practice….

“To Be Free: Women of the Afrofuture” is a captivating exhibit

Kenlontae’ Turner’s exhibit showcases the artistic essence in black womanhood “… to further illuminate the power, intellect, spirituality, creativity and magic embedded within black womanhood.” This is the goal of the Falk Gallery’s latest exhibit. “To Be Free: Women of the Afrofuture” is an exhibit featuring the artwork of ArtCNU alumnus Kenlontae’ Turner. It consists…

“Inside the Lines” captures the simplicity in childhood

ArtCNU Alum, Savannah Tilghman, showcases her newest exhibit just in time for Family Weekend The other day I was able to experience “Inside the Lines,” which is a photography exhibit by Savannah Tilghman, showcased in the Ferguson Hall Gallery. The exhibition is part of the ArtCNU Alum 2019 series. Tilghman’s images in this exhibition bring life…

Creating art from the heart

PLP students engage in art therapy with senior citizens in Williamsburg ~Anna Dorl, Lifestyle Editor~ On Friday, Feb. 22, 15 students from CNU’s President’s Leadership Program took a trip to Williamsburg Landing and its attached Adult Day Center to do art therapy with some of the residents there. “Williamsburg Landing is kind of like a…

Copyrighting the ‘light of day’

Falk Gallery guest artist Stephanie Mercedes ties the Argentinian past to modern-day photoraphy and law in a variety of mediums ~Kristen Ziccarelli, A&E Editor~ It is often said that ‘an image holds a thousand words,’ and when learning about history, such a phrase is true to the fullest extent. But as one of the most…