Athentikos Blog Stories

I AM ART Se Luz 2016 Team

You Are Art

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]On Thursday morning Laura held her breath and waited to see if her students would come back to class after she had melted their art

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Children processing conflict at Athentikos I AM ART 2016 Se Luz

Held in Pain

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Conflict day … On the Wednesday of each I AM ART camp week, the workshop leaders direct their students to destroy or drastically modify the

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I AM ART Se Luz 2016 Day1MixedMedia-3

Discovering Dignity

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Today is Wednesday, the “peak” of art camp, and I am finally carving out time to sit and write. We spent last weekend in Antigua,

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Courtney Smalley

Giving Life Through Art

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]I had an enchanted childhood. When I wasn’t coloring, playing dress-up, or playing with my stuffed animals, I would daydream for hours in my

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Paper pul for Athentikos I AM ART

Labor of Love

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I cannot believe I am finally doing this…I am going on a mission trip to teach art to Guatemalan children.  This has been a thought

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Kati joins Athentikos I AM ART

Between Today and Tomorrow

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I’m currently fundraising as part of my Athentikos I AM ART Trip this summer, and my emotions include: frustration, hopelessness, doubt, despair, shame, anger, guilt, anxiety,

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