Covid lock down 2020

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Oh, Covid-19… oh, travel bands…circling the globe with tiny blessings has surely come to a halt. A time of reflection and re-prioritizing… Making lots of other art in the studio,but imagining a new way to bless the world with little doves… more...

Journal Entry #21 Great Start to 2018

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I took several Colorado State University LEAP Art Entrepreneur students to India for an Arts Collaboration Project with local NGOs for social advocacy and got an opportunity to tour a bit and share some blessing doves in India. Another new development is that there are more volunteers helping to place blessing doves this year. Watch...

Journal Entry #20 – Closing out 2017

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I did make it to Greece with a leg up to Copenhagen. Check out the blessing dove pics. I also was awarded an artist residency in Spain so I got to bless Madrid, Barcelona and surrounding hill villages throughout Spain. Next a volunteer will be taking some doves down to Mexico to bless the wounded...

Journal Entry #19 – Halfway into 2017

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Well the volunteer distribution has started through the blessing doves #hashtag link! Check out the homepage posts. My plan is to give more doves to traveling volunteers to help me spread the doves across the globe. As for myself, I will soon be heading to Greece for a conference and will blessed the land while...

Journal Entry #16: Heading into Year Number 8

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As 2013 comes to a close and I speculate the professional art opportunities on the horizon for 2014, I realize I better get to sanding all the little doves I cast this year so I can fire them for the adventures that lie ahead. When May 2014 arrives, the Blessing Doves project will be eight...

Journal Entry #15: Italy, Here I come

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It’s the middle of 2013 and I am completing another kiln load of Blessing Doves for a trip to Italy in July. I will be participating in an Artist-in-Residence in Assisi, Italy. I will also be traveling to Northern Italy in the Piedmont region to visit Occhieppo Inferiore where my grandmother was born. If all...

Journal Entry #14

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January 2013 — The year of 2012 went by very fast and was mostly absorbed with my focus to complete another Master’s Degree. This time in Philosophy and Religious Studies to compliment my MFA as I blend my art practice with social interventions around the world in religiously sensitive regions. After graduating, my first opportunity...