Car Craze

Rev your engines! Two new car destinations have opened in the Valley. Since often, cars and guys just seem to go together like peanut butter and jelly or football games and cold beer, we thought our Men's Issue was the perfect time to introduce you to these locales.

From Trash to Treasure

Vesna Taneva-Miller heads to an unlikely place when she’s searching for materials to make her crafts: the trash pile. “That’s where my passion is: I make crafts out of things that are usually considered garbage,” says the Chandler artist, who creates her signature paper-bead necklaces out of everything from Christmas gift tags to patterned envelopes for bills.

Spotlight on local student artist Ryan Dempsey

At only 13 years old, Ryan Dempsey is a talented artist. An 8th-grader at Bogle Junior High, Ryan shares why he is so passionate and how he incorporates art into his life. When did art become an 
interest/hobby? I have always loved art, and at age 7, I got really into drawing. A year later I started painting with acrylic…