Celebrating Local Kids

$900 of $1,600 goal

Raised by 15 people in 20 months

I am part of the Jumpstart Riverhead progam. The program is for  local artists to learn to Get a jumpstART on their artistic careers. As part of the program we also use our creativity to enrich the local community. I am currently working on a project to celebrate the local kids of Riverhead.

Idea
Visually celebrate and capture the unique spirits of the Riverhead community.

How
I would like to paint four local Riverhead children with the help and permission of their parents. I will ask them questions about what they like about growing up in Riverhead and get to know each child. I will paint their portraits in a way to empower them as well as the viewer. The goal is to remind parents of their inner child as I am celebrating these four unique individuals and their love for their hometown.

I need your help to get to work on this fun and empowering project. Your contributions mean a lot to me and I am excited to share the final product with everyone. Thank you so much for your support.

Love,

James

 

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$900 of $1,600 goal

Raised by 15 people in 20 months
Created June 19, 2016
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PF
$50
Patricia French
17 months ago

Sounds like a great project!

MJ
$50
Michelle & Ross Jacobs
18 months ago

James - this is so great! XOXO

JJ
$50
joe and susan jalbert
19 months ago

james, you are the best. Good luck !!

KD
$25
Kathy Dowd
20 months ago

Cant wait to see the finished products. I am sure those kids and their families will be thrilled.

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