I love learning. I jump at the opportunity to expand my knowledge of things that I can apply at work or in the studio and jump at opportunities to visit new places. Conferences incorporate opportunities for me to see learn, see art and visit a new place, the best of all worlds. This fall I served on anNeighborWorksARTS Ad Hoc Advisory Team for NeighborWorks America about had a chance to attend a NeighborWorks National Training Institute in Washington DC. While […]
Each year Taylor Cole Greenfield and I participate in the UICA’s Holiday Artist Market. This year we collaborated on felted flowers and wreaths. I made the fully felt wreaths and mistletoe and Taylor made the banners. Tradition!
Recently I’ve had the opportunity at work to expand working with resident leaders. Starting in July I have been working with a group of resident leaders from the Weston Apartments and this fall we took a trip to the Community Leadership Institute, which was in Los Angeles this year. My role working with residents is helping to manage the engagement process (planning trainings/lending guidance when needed) and mobilizing their vision by lending technical support (notes/building connections). I’m working with this […]