This weekend amazing volunteers came to the gallery space for another round of sucking up brick dust and painting! It is really transforming now into the gallery space I envisioned. Warm, inviting and close to ready for the shelving!
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 […]
I wonder how many folks consider the dynamic we are striving to create in having this exhibition. We talk about it a lot, the obvious embracing of foster kids and the not so obvious, exhibiting art where purchasing has a purpose. It is fairly common to be solicited on a somewhat regular basis to support a […]
I continue to be amazed, humbled and oh so grateful for the stunning work that arrives on my doorstep for the exhibition. I have been a fan of Eric Smith‘s work for sometime and am so honored he would submit not one, but two pieces to the exhibition. Honoring handcrafted work in a gallery setting is […]
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 […]
Just ten days left in the Kickstarter project. Not much time but hope remains and our push continues to get the word out. This little nest egg will pay the rent, utilities and insurance costs for the time of the exhibit. Enough to get us going while we work on all the other pieces like […]