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TURN City Center for the Arts

TURN City Center for the Arts

Mosaic sign I designed and created with the adults at Turn City Center for the Arts, a day program for adults with disabilities. The logo of Turn Services contains the word “TURN” in all caps, with a solitary leaf in the middle. I thought that…

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Horizonte School

Horizonte School

In October 2012 I was approached by Alissa Tolley of Latinas Adelante, a program of the University of Utah created to foster independence and excellence in teenage parents by developing lifelong skills. I was asked to help develop a project that would be valuable for…

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Harmony Park Housing

The teens and staff of the Leadership and Resiliency Program of the Housing Authority of the County of Salt Lake met with me and some of the local youth from the Harmony Park housing complex to brainstorm, design, and paint this mural in their community…

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Academy Park Housing

Academy Park Housing

In July to August 2011 I led a month-long project with a diverse group of about 15 teenagers from the Housing Authority of the County of Salt Lake’s teen program in order to create a mural about West Valley City. The result is a bright,…

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Days of ’47 Parade

Days of ’47 Parade

In July 2011 I received an assignment from the Sandy Central Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints to direct the construction of a float for the 2011 Day’s of ’47 Parade. I helped to put together a committee and picked up…

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Magna Youth Council

Magna Youth Council

Unveiling with Alex Penfold, Magna Youth Town Council president (date stamp incorrect) From January to June of 2011 I met with the Magna Youth Council to brainstorm what makes Magna a unique, exciting town. The youth opted to turn the sketching and design work to…

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Riley Elementary School

Riley Elementary School

I met with students of Riley Elementary for 11 weeks from early January to late March to brainstorm, sketch, and create the tiles for the mural. Included in the project were youth in the after-school program as well as youth in the “Colors of Success”…

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One World Everybody Eats

One World Everybody Eats

Between the months of October and December 2010 I worked with students of Nibley Park Elementary School every Tuesday on this mosaic mural for the One World Café in downtown Salt Lake City. The café is run by One World Everybody Eats, a nonprofit organization…

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