This project brings documents individual family histories, heirlooms, and life-experiences. Participants build mixed-media pages for a unique and rich documentation of each family’s story. Original book art pieces tell the stories of individual family members and recount family tales of lessons learned. Hand-bound copies of mixed-media book art are available as a permanent cultural and historical record.
The REGROW RURAL AMERICA Homestead Project brings elders together with younger community members to help develop the skills needed to thrive in self-sufficient community settings. Topics include: Livestock Maintenance and Care, Food & Feed, Farm Construction, Lost Arts Mixed Media.