Results tagged with 'witch's house'
Published March 4, 2013
Wisconsin Historical Society Press publishes some great Badger State books for adults on everything from bowling alleys to bars, history to nature to sports and more. But, the Madison-based publisher also dishes up new titles each year in its great Badger Biographies series for young readers ages 7 and up. The latest explore the lives and work of artist Mary Nohl and Father James Groppi.
Published July 21, 2011
For Joseph Skow, visiting "The Witch's House" in Fox Point is a rite of a passage, a return to childhood and a magical experience. In fact, he is so taken with the home, originally owned by artist Mary Nohl, that he decided to create a documentary.
Published Aug. 8, 2010
I drove by this peculiar house, 3702 N. Richards St., with the large paper mache children in the store front window hundreds of times in my life, but today, I stopped the car and knocked on the door.
Published April 28, 2009
Witch or not, eccentric and quirky or not, Mary Nohl was perhaps the most interesting artist working in and around Milwaukee in the second half of the 20th century. "Mary Nohl Inside &Outside" -- the proceeds from which benefit the Mary Nohl Collection at JMKAC -- is not only an interesting look at Nohl's legacy, but a fitting tribute to the artist herself.
Published Aug. 14, 2006
Last night while sitting around our firepit with friends, we came up with a few Milwaukee T-shirt ideas -- some more obscure than others.