Category Archives: Activism

Faces of Recovery: Cindy, Toni, Mike

Faces of Recovery: Cindy, Toni, Mike #facesofrecovery #recoverycafesanjose Continue reading

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Faces of Recovery: From Signs to Portraits

Faces of Recovery: From Signs to Portraits, always through sketching. #facesofrecovery at #recoverycafesanjose Continue reading

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Faces of Recovery: Monica, John, Gabe

Monica, John, and Gabe tell their stories for #facesofrecovery at #recoverycafesanjoseMonica, John, and Gabe tell their stories for #facesofrecovery at #recoverycafesanjose Continue reading

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Faces of Recovery: Tony, Alan, Agustin

More Faces of Recovery¬†. Tony‘s story. And Alan‘s. It’s funny how portrait drawing works: Alan smiles so much, he is funny and optimistic, and yet I couldn’t get past the his blue eyes, they looked so sad. And, Agustin. I’m … Continue reading

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Faces of Recovery: Izeda, Diana, Rosanna

I’m working on a new project called Faces of Recovery and will be posting about the project here from time to time. I’ll talk a little about what it takes to do reportage drawing like this: the process, the challenges, … Continue reading

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Why Save a Sign?

Why Save a Sign? Morgan Newby has a great reason for wanting to save this wonderful sign of a cowboy that sits on his lot. Continue reading

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Art for a Cause: California Fires, Winter 2018

Art for a Cause: California Fires, Winter 2018. Donate to the California Wildfires and we’ll send you a piece of original art! Continue reading

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