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ACT Apprentice Antwaine: Animated Art

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Submitted 05-01-2018 under NONPROFITS

On the last day of Artists Creating Together’s 2017-18 Apprentice Program, one Apprentice named Antwaine declared, “We sure are going to miss you, Becky.” The sentiment was shared by all of the artists in the room. Becky Baker has...

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ACT Apprentice Allan: Quantity and Quality

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Submitted 04-25-2018 under NONPROFITS

Each Apprentice has a personal bin filled with their work at the Artists Creating Together Studio. When I saw Allan with his, he was pulling out each drawing, one at a time, and counting. Each time I passed, he was still counting, until the numbers...

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ACT Apprentice Jay: A Bouquet of Joy

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Submitted 04-23-2018 under NONPROFITS

Flowers and bright colors enticed me to sit down and take a look at Jay’s artwork. She was painting a beautiful flower with intense focus. When I asked to talk, she gave me a small smile and continued painting with blues and purples. I...

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ACT Apprentice Nerissia: Art that Pops

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Submitted 04-17-2018 under NONPROFITS

I first met Nerissia when a fellow ACT intern called my name and held up a glitter filled piece of art and said, “I think you will like this.” She was not wrong. Who doesn’t love to have their eye caught by something shimmering? I...

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