Recently I had the great privilege of being a guest lecturer in a philosophy class at Great Bay Community College in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. My good friend Dr. Jean Dimock, the professor who teaches this class, asked if I would be a guest lecturer and speak about how art plays a roll in the world as it is perceived philosophically.Â It has been … Read More How to Unblock Your Creativity!
Hey Folks, I am running this special until November 15th.Â If you are a creative or performing artist, or if you have an arts organization that needs video exposure, then please visit my website atÂ SarahHaleFolger.comÂ to sign up for your introductory offer of $99.00 for an in-house (650 Ten Rod Road, North Kingstown, RI) studio interview. (Don’t live in RI, but want to explore how … Read More Interview opportunity for Creative & Performing Artists’! See how!
I first discovered Philippe Lejeune by total chance. Â I had completed a photo shoot with John Pitocco, (www.johnpitocco.com), and some photos were taken in front of a mostly demolished building in Providence, RI. Someone on Facebook pointed out that the artwork behind my photo was created by Philippe Lejeune. Â So of course, fate has brought a meeting between us. (And I got the chance … Read More My first visit with Philippe Lejeune, an artist and a visionary!
This interview is the next installment in the Sarah Hale Folger Video Project. The SHF Video Project is a series of conversational interviews with extraordinary people in the arts & culture world, as well as the business world, and my goal is to bring wonderful stories of these interesting people to you. Â My hope is to find where the magic comes from in these … Read More My Interview with Trumpeter Doug Woolverton: Video Included
This is Part 2, and the final video of my conversation with Umberto Crenca, Bert, from AS220. Â One thing missing from my videos of my time spent with Bert, was our conversing about his music. Â Bert and his wife and friends also like making music together in a group called Monkey Head. Â While meandering around his music studio Bert played a couple of his … Read More Part 2 of my Conversation with RI Art Icon, Umberto Crenca.
My concluding remarks to my interview with Giovanni Feroce for the SHF Project + link to the videos!
LINKS TO THE VIDEOS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE Hey Friends, as I stated in my last blog, once I got my video interview completed with Giovanni Feroce, I would create a video post for my subscribers. So here it is. For those who don’t know Mr. Feroce, he was the past CEO of Alex and Ani, a very successful jewelry company based … Read More My concluding remarks to my interview with Giovanni Feroce for the SHF Project + link to the videos!
Check out my one on one interview with Mr. Giovanni Feroce. My 3-part video interview is on my youtube page. Please check it out
Who is Bert Crenca? He is an amazing man who has changed the culture in Providence for over 30 years. Â Bert is an artist and also the founder of AS220, a non-profit arts organization located in Providence that has enriched the lives of many over the years. Â The fascinating story of AS220 is currently being created into a documentary film and you can visit … Read More A peek at my interview with RI Icon, Umberto (Bert) Crenca founder of AS220.
I’ve been on the planet for a while now and in this time I have observed people around me, and either have been amazed at what I have seen or saddened on many levels. As a child I was very different for many reasons, but mainly because I was raised in a family that basically ran a zoo out of ourÂ home. Â It … Read More Does it matter what others think of you?
So here I am, 53, the mother of 3 amazingly beautiful daughters, and 3 fabulous grandchildren. Did you hear my heart go BOOM, boom, BOOM, boom, BOOM? These giant blessings in my life are my greatest gifts. Yet here I am in my middle years, imagining myself with my sword brandished high!! (The pen is mightier than the sword, so it is my … Read More The Power of the Red Dress