The theme for the INspire suite of prints: The teachers at "Art With A Heart" inspire the art students to have hope, dignity, joy, pride, creativity, spirit, and a sense of their own selves. Images may depict a memory or a dream, an idea in your mind, may involve human forms or not, may be your visaual that comes out of the word "inspire."
For this suite INprint affiliated with non-profit "Art With A Heart" in Indianapolis. "Art With A Heart" provides art instruction to low income school children who would otherwise have no art experiences.
mINnestrista was selected in affiliation with the Minnestrista Cultural Center in Muncie, Indiana. The word "Minnestrista" is derived from the Sioux "Mna" pronounced "mini" meaning "water," combined with the English word "tryst" meaning a meeting or gathering, to form "a gathering place by the water."
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Donna Adams, Cynthia Blasingham, Jill Chambers, Minda Douglas, Keith Dull,
Marilyn Wittmer-Etchison, Alisa Fox, Glenna Heath, Kipp Normand, Andrea Ondish, Donna Ozbun,
Karen Seltzer, Sharon Somerville, Ginny Taylor-Rosner, & Laurie Wright