Art in the Yard

A community based art project developed by The Honeys of The Open Forum Youth Initiative, Art in the Yard sought to bring creativity and beauty into the very backyards of our community and provide revenue for more community based creative activities. Working with the creative mentors of The Open Forum Youth Initiative, The Honeys organized…

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Better Together

A community based art project developed by The Honeys of The Open Forum Youth Initiative, Better Together sought to proclaim our unity and collective power in the face of gun violence. Gun violence is a nation-wide epidemic, but it cuts into heart of small communities. When Antonio Franklin Jr. was a victim of gun violence…

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Storicraft Digital Storytelling

A community based art project developed by Felice Salmon, Storicraft dealt with the art of storytelling and crafting a personal narrative. This semester-long story-collecting and –crafting project held space for conversations through a series of workshops surrounding storytelling through portrait photography and digital media. The North Lexington students in the Common Good afterschool program knit…

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