Treasure

Treasure

Erin Anderson takes history, community to heart in new role at the Idaho Botanical Garden

Erin Anderson comes to the Idaho Botanical Garden with a long history of community involvement and activism. With the garden undertaking its 20th annual Winter Garden aGlow, we talk to Anderson about her new role. Anderson will help guide the garden toward completion of its master plan, which includes a multi-use space with more room for educational programs among other features, while facing the perpetual challenge of fundraising faced by all nonprofits.

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The Art of Jewelry: See how Boise jeweler Philip Portsche uses computer wizardry to create a sapphire ring

Boise jewelry artist Philip Portsche includes computer-aided design software in his creative arsenal. Here, he shows how he builds a ring using CAD before growing it in a 3-D printer in castable wax resin.
Dana Oland doland@idahostatesman.com
The Art of Jewelry: See how Boise jeweler Philip Portsche uses computer wizardry to create a sapphire ring 3:07

The Art of Jewelry: See how Boise jeweler Philip Portsche uses computer wizardry to create a sapphire ring

The art of jewelry: Robert Kaylor 1:13

The art of jewelry: Robert Kaylor

The Art of Jewelry: Boise jewelry artist Mike Rogers creates jewelry in blaze of fire 3:00

The Art of Jewelry: Boise jewelry artist Mike Rogers creates jewelry in blaze of fire

The art of jewelry: Melissa Osgood takes inspiration from the landscape
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The art of jewelry: Melissa Osgood takes inspiration from the landscape