Kickstarter Success!

WE DID IT! We reached our Kickstarter goal with a few days to spare! Now we can move forward with signing our lease which utilizes most of the funds from this campaign.  This has lifted a bit of the financial burden. Whew. We still have a ways to go with marketing, construction and execution, but […]

In the last few days MARE has circulated a terrific press release about the Finding Forever Exhibition and listed us on their homepage of upcoming events. How cool is that!?  Here it is for your viewing pleasure and to share with others…   We are within reach of our Kickstarter fundraising goal and we can […]


Suddenly its back to school, goodbye summer vacation (though the thermometer says differently), hello work and the last two weeks of the kickstarter for the exhibition. Twelve days to be exact.  Yesterday I began sweating (literally and figuratively) all the details, to dos, needs and wants of this event. Then I watched this…We are Aleeanna […]

An update and some thoughts

Today our Kickstarter project reached just over 50% funded! In just seven days. Wow. When I set out to do this project, I had hope, passion and great expectations. I called on professional artists, business people, and other wise mentors to advise me and through them I catapulted past doubt and moved forward. We brainstormed, planned, sought consult, and […]

Your Support and Senator Stan

Every morning suddenly feels like Christmas morning. Barely awake, notifications of contributions to our Kickstarter project arrive like reindeer hooves on the rooftop.  Emails from strangers asking what can they do are in the mailbox like Christmas cards.  Boxes of cups arrive on the doorstep from unknown places, unknown but loved faces. Something magical is […]

Our Kickstarter is LIVE

So maybe you’ve heard about Kickstarter, maybe you haven’t. The short version is there is a movement afoot to manifest all kinds of creative ideas through online fundraising. There is more on it here. Funds have been raised for everything from movies to book publishing, product creation and restaurant start up.   Building Finding Forever from the […]