October 2013


All the content from the October 2013 Crafting an Artful Life Issue!








Literacy Council Of Buncombe Profile: Elaine Young by Lily Contorer


Waynesville’s Grace Cathey Crafts An Artful Life With Fire And Steel by Frances Nevill


Concha’s Art by Concha Wilkinson


Pisgah Legal Services’ “Trapped By Poverty, Trapped By Abuse” Benefit


The Most Important Letter We Will Ever Write by Carolyn Wallace


The Women of WNCW 88.7 FM, interviews and photos by Sarajane Case


Life Journeys With Laurey Masterton by Roberta Binder


Liz Williams: Awesome Asheville Artist by Clara B. Jones


Behind The Scenes Of WNC’s National Farm to School Movement by Maggie Cramer


Adelaide Key and Maggie Smith Hope You Dance by Susan Blexrud







We’ve Got Mail!


Words From The Editor by Sandi Tomlin-Sutker


Funny, Isn’t It? Vote For Bucky! by Jeanne Charters


CosmiComedy: Playing God by Lavinia Plonka




Nicole D’Ippolito – My Craft of Chiropractic


Lisa Rough of Sacred Circle


Echoview Fiber Mill


Common Sense Health


Will be back next month


Currency Corner & Home Space


Will be back next month


Food For Thought


Will be back next month


Mindfully Yours


Good Work by Judith Toy


Minding Her Own Business


Women, Spirit & Money: Asheville’s Cindy Walton Crafts an Artful Life as a Distinguished Fine Artist by Sherri L. McLendon


Become a Business Magnet: Will be Back Next Month


Pet Care Corner


Better Communication With Your Pet, Part 2: Receiving by L. Leigh Meriweather


Women Making Music


Will be back next month


Words By Women: Poetry/Fiction/Book Reviews


Book Review: “Small Brown Bird: Stories in Praise of Folly” By Jennifer McLean reviewed by Mary Ickes


Poem: “The Crook of Your Arm” by Lynn Henion


Book Review: “Summoning the Mountains – Pilgrimage Into Forty” By Amy “Willow” Allen reviewed By Sandi Tomlin-Sutker


Sandi Tomlin-Sutker
Written by Sandi Tomlin-Sutker