i just donated a scupture to winter blues auction. If you go, bid on it!
more of my artwork can be seen here
What: NCMS Inc.'s 4th Annual Winter Blues Party and Silent Auction
Where: Social Hall at Trinity University, 125 Michigan Ave., NE
When: 7 pm to 10 pm, Saturday, February 24
Why: To raise funds for NCMS, Inc.'s neighborhood economic revitalization projects
i dont know how you buy tickets yet... but here is the North Capitol Main Streets website,
and pictures from last years event.
when i learn about the tickets, i'll post.
please leave a comment if you know more about the event.
here is a list of NCMS accomplishments:
-Made substantial physical improvements to two previously neglected public parks on North Capitol Street, including purchasing and installing trees and wrought iron fencing at both parks
-Provided interior design assistance to Windows Café and Market, including selecting a contemporary and exciting color palette for the interior of the café, and decorating the café to create a warm and inviting atmosphere
- Awarded technical assistance services from ReStore DC-a economic improvement program in the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development-to assist NCMS, Inc. with work plan development, identifying funding opportunities, and developing a communications strategy
-Awarded a $4,500 grant from ANC 5C to fund the completion of the beautification of the two public parks on North Capitol Street
-Sponsored a grand opening celebration for a neighborhood retail business in October 2004, and issued a press release about the event. Ward Five Councilman Vincent Orange and over 70 neighborhood residents attended the grand opening celebration