It has been almost six months since I put out the Finding Forever idea into the world and the first invitations to potters were sent. Today I begin writing them again, only this time with gratitude, posters and payment. I can’t wait to tell them how their work was received (even fought over!) and how they contributed to an awareness campaign […]
Today I received a collection of images from photographers Beth Reynolds and Donna Gulow of Friday that have me just basking in the warm glow of goodness we created. Though there is still so much to do (believe it or not) I am so grateful to just have a moment to really take it all in….
Today I was invited to speak before the Eaglebrook School community about the Finding Forever Project. At 8:30 a.m. a room full of middle school boys grew quiet and I was introduced by their teacher and my friend Jaye from Good Dirt Pottery. I was inspired to hear a bit of her story and to […]
Busy, busy, busy over here as we move through the physical action phase of Finding Forever. This past weekend we had a terrific cleaning crew join us at the gallery space to get ready for painting. They did a fantastic job! In the meantime behind the scenes we have […]
As we begin to wind down from the excitement phase of receiving so many diverse and absolutely stellar ceramic mugs and cups, it is time to head into the nose-to-the-grindstone phase of putting all the necessary pieces in place. This past week Greg Aubin, my creative partner in this venture, designed and had produced the first […]
It’s been quite a week here. There have been boxes on the steps almost every day totally twenty five new mugs and cups for the exhibition. HOLY COW. Yes, I’ve been brought to tears and hysterical laughter at the sheer generosity and utter beauty at what has arrived. It feels so very magical. The variety […]
Today we officially signed our lease! Finding Forever now has a home for November and December. An important milestone, this day reflects a community of people who have come together in support of this idea. Wow. So what’s next you ask? Now we kick into higher gear on event design and acquiring cups. Several potters […]