I wanted the story of the challenges many kids face to be projected into the world in a way that would make a change, or at least a dent. Poverty, broken families, underfunded education, lack of resources needed to move out of poverty, the revolving door of detention facilities...a butterfly effect many years in the making. This would be really important work. Really daunting, overwhelming, blank canvas staring, depressing work.
I welcome any comments.
If any of the talented artists that I was so fortunate to work along side of during my time in nonprofit are reading this, thank you for everything. I think of you often.
Here is a sneak peek into the new format for Art is Long, Life is Short story: