ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 13 : Michelle Meyer

(I forgot to take a photo of Michelle this morning. We both got so caught up in talking and spending some time together, so I drew her a picture of Cher to make up for it. Hey, she's Cher, bitches. Do what she says) Michelle Meyer Caldera Development Director, German-phile, Mother to Two Fun-loving boys … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 13 : Michelle Meyer

ACCOUNTABLE WINE : DAY 12 : Marni Beardsley

Marnie Beardsley WK Director of Art Production, Rock Star, Mother to budding Creatives My favorite thing about art is that it has no end. One day it is one thing, the next day it’s the next. There are so many different genres and mediums and talents out there. I like art that makes you have … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE WINE : DAY 12 : Marni Beardsley

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 11 : Amanda Stuermer

Amanda Stuermer Mother, Yoga Instructor, Girl Empower-er, Catalyst My favorite thing about art is that it inspires me to look at the world in a new way-- to look at the world through the eyes of the artists, to try to see what they see. By doing that I start to see the world a … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 11 : Amanda Stuermer

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 10 : Allison Murphy

Allison Murphy Designer, Fiber Artist, Mother, Creative Connoisseur The freedom that it can be anything-- it can be how you choose to put an outfit together or how you choose to apply paint to a board. It can be how you creatively choose your words to explain something. All of those things are art to … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 10 : Allison Murphy

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 8 : TRICIA SNELL

Tricia Snell Writer, Musician, Arts Education Advocate For me, art connects me to who I am and it connects me to the reality of the world. It makes my life more immediate. I guess some people think of art or entertainment as an escape, but I think the opposite. I think it’s more of an … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 8 : TRICIA SNELL

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 7 : ELIA UNVERZAGT

DAY 7 Elia Unverzagt Extreme Music Lover, Active Arts Supporter, Debbie Gibson-in-training My favorite thing about art is giving people a way to express themselves that they might not in their normal day-to-day activities. Allowing them to access a part of themselves they wouldn’t normally access. Art has given me a lot of late nights … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 7 : ELIA UNVERZAGT

ACCOUNTABLE WINE : DAY 6 : STEPHANIE MANZO

DAY 6 Stephanie Manzo Artist, Environmentalist, Friend to many My favorite part is that when I see certain pieces of art that speaks of this courage and conviction that only comes from bearing yourself to other people. There is this authenticity about it, but its courageous to make something and invite other people to look … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE WINE : DAY 6 : STEPHANIE MANZO

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 5 : ANDREW DICKSON

DAY 5 Andrew Dickson Artist, Thinker, Fun Guy I think there is a whole school of thought that art is suffering. You hear about writers that hate to write and painters who hate to paint and maybe that works for them, but in my experience art should be fun. Great art comes out of fun … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 5 : ANDREW DICKSON

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 4 : Jan Kells

10.12.12 Jan Kells Educator, Good friend to dogs, Maker of really cool things I think the thing I like most about art is it is not just one thing. It is so many things. Just looking out my window is Art. Nature is Art. Where I live and the kind of life I have, there … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 4 : Jan Kells

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 3 : Keena Hormel

Keena Hormel Educator, Art Enthusiast So, painting is something I love, but I don’t have any formal training in. I used to pine for my husband when he traveled. So I used to paint while he was away. We have lived in our house for 16 years, so over the course of the first 7 … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 3 : Keena Hormel