Primer on Slender Man

To most, he’s fake: Like the Grim Reaper, Jason, Bloody Mary or any other horror figures shared in youth culture, Slender Man is a boogeyman. But a bit of online searching also reveals there are those who believe Slender Man is a presence in real life. Via Known to kids, Slender Man evolves from joke…

The Imagination at Work

Long before they saw animals from faraway places, European artists imagined what they might look like, from tales they heard from others. Vincze Miklós writes about the art of the unfamiliar — See, How Europeans Imagined Exotic Animals Centuries Ago, Based on Hearsay. Via FREE WHITEWATER.

It’s the end for Art vs. Craft

Once more: This year’s fair takes place on Nov. 30 from 10 to 6 p.m. at the Harley-Davidson Museum, at 6th and Cana streets. Admission is $5 (cash only). Kids under 13 are free. The 90 vendors were selected from a field of 350 applicatants. Many are showing work at the fair for the first…