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Another Great Workshop!...

On Saturday, February 28, we conducted an art empowerment workshop with some wonderful people at Solutions For Change in Vista, CA. This was a return visit for us; we had been there in 2007 on our first West Coast tour. Despite the long absence, we were remembered and invited back. Since Solutions For Change is a transitional program for families without homes, we had a lot of fun with all the kids. Unlike the adults,...

Where We Have Been, Where We Are Going...

Well In The Desert Workshop It has been quite awhile since I have posted anything on this site. Mostly, it is because we have been using our Face Book page instead. It reaches more people and is easier to use both for me and for our audience. At some point, we will probably create a new web site, something more modern and user friendly. But for now, this is what we have. Excuses aside, I am here to bring you up to date...

Art Show, Concert and More!...

Wow! This event is going to be amazing! Art, Music, Videos, and so much more. We will be displaying a selection of original art created by people without homes at our empowerment workshops in cities around the U.S. Prints of this work will be available for sale on line. We will also sell one original painting to the highest bidder in a silent auction. Bob Ballard, founder of the Hearts Of Fire Project and an award-winning...

Year End Message - We Are One...

As this year comes to a close, I have much to be grateful for and even more to wish for. I wish that everyone who lives without shelter on the streets and woods and back seats of America would be respected, honored and loved as the beautiful and generous people that they are. I wish that we could collectively suspend judgment, even for a few moments, just long enough for a different vision of who we really are to emerge. This...