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Horses, Patriotism and Art Therapy

***The featured image for this post is one of the paintings I donated in 2014 to help raise money for Take Aim At Human Trafficking.*** Five short years ago, I partnered with a wonderful woman in Pennsylvania to host an event to promote patriotism in the arts. Because I live in Georgia, this event did […]

Shelley's Back Room

Dinner with Band of Mothers Founder Bev Perlson

One of the great honors I had at CPAC this year was to have dinner with Bev and some of our Wounded Warriors in DC. Below is the article she wrote about the evening:

Remembering 9/11 With Art

These pieces are by my friend Jimmy in L. A. This is the main piece which is approximately 60″ x 120″. It is made of plywood, cardboard, burlap, metal and lots of paint. The flag in the center is the one which I put out front of my house on the morning of 9/11/2001 and […]

Happy 4th of July, 2011

I just got back from Oxford, Georgia where I painted some horses for the parade today. I only have a few pictures right now because I forgot my camera, but the folks I worked with will be sending more soon. I hope everyone has a happy and safe holiday. Don’t forget the folks who keep […]

The Healing Waters Documentary Project

About this project The Film “Healing Waters” is the uplifting story of the resilient and inspirational recovering active duty military service members and veterans of Project Healing Waters. The film will provide an inside look at the organizations roots, profile the founder, participants and volunteers as well as document its astonishing growth and powerful results in […]

Purple Heart Anglers Spring Benefit BBQ Dinner

Purple Heart Anglers Spring Benefit BBQ Dinner Tri Tip, Chicken and the Fixn’s Supporting Purple Heart Anglers Disabled Veterans Hunting, Fishing and Other Outdoor Events 6-11pm SATURDAY, APRIL 2, 2011 MRPS Social Hall 133 North Grant Avenue, Manteca CA. 95336 DOOR PRIZE: Henry Golden Boy 22 LR Firearm AUCTION ITEMS Including: WWII T-6 Texan Fighter […]

Troop Support at Walter Reed

A week from now I will be getting on the road to DC for CPAC. One of the things I plan to do while I am there is to attend the troop support rally at Walter Reed next Friday. I was present for the rally on 9/11 2009 when I went to DC for the […]

CPAC 2011 Artist: Irene Deely

As a full-time studio artist and gallery owner, I am delighted to be a part of Liberatchik’s effort to encourage artists who have been shut out from the blessing of traditional Academia through creative expressions that do not agree with a narrow political/social agenda. It is exciting to have a venue that champions talented artists […]

Remember on Veteran’s Day

I Honor Back by Jon Kahn

Liberty Rising Tour – Liberty Let’s Roll is Heading for Montgomery

Dear Friends & Family, As the RV’s generator purrs under me, we are parked outside a Synagogue in Jackson, Mississippi where Rabbi Yosef Lynn Boleware, a former Professional Bull Rider, race car driver and Bounty Hunter, welcomed us (sight unseen) into his congregation.  Earlier we were invited to join him, wife, daughter and mother-in-law  for […]