Kitchen area transforming data at MDC, ‘Agricultural Myths’ and far more

Kitchen thoughts at MDC

Taking into consideration a spring kitchen refresh or even just a handful of necessary updates? Designers Michelle Mio, Laura Zender and Kourtney Shammo focus on what’s new and what’s up coming and share tips and methods at the Michigan Structure Centre Start! Party, which is scheduled for 10 a.m. Feb. 24. Carry your queries — the panel dialogue with include a Q and A session with the viewers. The celebration is complimentary, but areas are limited. Get hold of [email protected] or connect with 248-649-4772 to reserve your place.

The 16th annual Cottage & Lakefront Living Show is scheduled Feb. 23 through 26 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi.
(Photo: Cottage & Lakefront Living Show)

Stop by Cottage & Lakefront Residing Display for sunny ideas

If spring is almost in this article, can summer months be considerably guiding? Get ready for summer months exciting at the 16th yearly Cottage & Lakefront Residing Exhibit, scheduled Feb. 23 as a result of 26 at the Suburban Assortment Showplace in Novi. Considerable shows of contractors and linked corporations help you get your spot shipshape for the season even though experts share how to get the most of out of your cottage on the seminar stage. Or just kick back in the show’s substantial sandbox termed the Beach, engage in a giant lawn recreation, shop among the Michigan artists and crafts or vote for your favourite in the H2o & Woods Photograph Contest.  “Whether you personal a cottage, hire a cabin or reside on a lake, our pre-period show offers the excellent opportunity to help you make this summertime the ideal ever,” stated Dawn Baker, exhibit manager, in a push launch. Visit

Dr. Kevin Korus

“Agricultural Myths” with Meadow Brook Backyard garden Club

Visitor speaker Dr. Kevin Korus will current a application on “Agricultural Myths” from Florida on Feb. 24 as portion of the Meadow Brook Garden Club’s ongoing gatherings.  Coffee and refreshments will be served at Meadow Brook Hall in Rochester at 9:15 a.m. and the method will be presented by Zoom at 10 a.m. Non-members wishing to attend by means of Zoom, you should send an e-mail, together with your telephone number to [email protected] to ask for a website link that consists of a backlink to make a $5 visitor donation. Remember to post your ask for no later on than Feb. 23. Company are welcome in particular person and reservations are not required. There is a $5 non-member cost. For much more facts, connect with 248-364-6210, email [email protected] or visit

Antiques Roadshow at Cheekwood Estates and Gardens in Nashville, Tennessee on May 10, 2022.

‘Roadshow’ hits the street all over again

PBS’s at any time-well-liked “Antiques Roadshow” just lately announced its 2023 output tour, which includes a first-time lookup for treasures in Alaska. The five-halt tour commences in May possibly in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and moves on to Raleigh, North Carolina Akron, Ohio Sturbridge, Massachusetts and Anchorage, Alaska just before wrapping up in July. Event venues have not nonetheless been introduced, but Akron is only a several hrs away if you want to check out your luck at successful tickets, which are awarded by raffle. The tickets sweepstakes continue on by means of March 13 for your likelihood to acquire, go to The clearly show airs on Monday evenings at 8 and is seen by about 6 million viewers every single 7 days. “It’s prolonged been a dream to get the present to Alaska, not only to explore treasures from the area but also to carry the splendor of the normal surroundings and significant Alaska Native cultures to ‘Roadshow’ viewers,” says executive producer Marsha Bemko in a push launch.

6x8 Lemon Love ($126) is based on an early-1900s Wiener Werkstätte postcard design by Oskar Kokoschka. The new 6-by-8-inch tile, available in Blue, Cream and Turquoise, expands the Jugendstil offerings within Motawi’s collection.

Motawi Introduces new types  

Persian Lily and Lemon Adore are two new designs just lately introduced by Motawi Tileworks in Ann Arbor. Available for obtain at or in the gallery, situated at 170 Organization Generate, the 4-by-8 Persian Lily ($72) is primarily based on an art nouveau rendering of the crown imperial flower that Nawal Motawi, the owner and artistic director, uncovered in a e-book. It arrives in three shades. The 6-by-8 Lemon Enjoy ($126) was motivated by an early 1900s Wiener Werkstatte postcard by artist Oskar Kokoschka. It is obtainable in blue, product and turquoise. Pay a visit to