Category Archives: Social Justice

Art for Social Justice

Art is many things to me. It is a past-time that entertains me, my family, and friends on weekends as we sit, drawing together at the cafe while listening to music. Art is a means of expression for a multitude … Continue reading

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PEACE TALKS: Portraits of Peace in Word

The year 9-1-1 happened, I found myself on a 27 hour journey to the Washington, D.C. a week after the attacks.  I was going there to attend the Prayer Vigil for Peace. This was my first trip the capital, a … Continue reading

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Creativity as Social Change: Kindermusik Good Beginnings Grant

Here at The Art of Collecting Yourself, I am all about Creative Living.  One important part of living creatively in my opinion is social justice.  Sure, it is easy for me to make change in my life, craft it to … Continue reading

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