Eco Art Journeys presents a Soulful Soirée with music and poetry from artists, educators and activists to empower and give voice to women to heal and be their authentic selves. All these artists have amazing stories and will share their talents during this intimate evening. FEATURING:
Jasmine Fuego #thefuegoeffect is part singer, part dancer and full ARTivist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is the co-founder of the Permaculture Action Network which bridges arts and ecology, a hostess and youth educator.Her music seamlessly blends soul, pop, folk, and conscious hip-hop to create a genre she calls soul-pop. When she is not performing, she spends her time advocating to transform cities into food forests and teaching elementary schoolers how to meditate. Jasmine is touring with her musical director and bandmate Benjamin Martinez (Benjafino) who is Jazz School Graduate from San Francisco State University.
Peggy Dobreer is a career artist, founder of E=Mc2Bodied Poetry Workshops, and winner of the Downey Symphony Orchestra’s Poetry Matters Award 2016. She is a pushcart nominee, has one poetry collection, In The Lake of Your Bones, and is a widely published and featured Los Angeles Poet.
Blanca Pauliukevicius will lead the art journaling session and is the founder of Eco Art Journeys, which uses a holistic approach to personal transformation and social change by utilizing the healing powers of art and nature and philanthropic travel.
- Peggy Dobreer is a poet and nonviolence educator.
- Einat Metzl is an Art Therapist, artist and educator.
Cause: Part of the proceeds will be donated to the Nicaraguan Padre Ramos Women’s collective house fund and to Seed Library of Los Angeles (SLOLA), which is part of The Learning Garden in Venice, California.
Cost: The Tickets are $20 at the door.
This even is sponsored by Eco Art Journeys and For The Greater Food, as well as by the featured artists. Also check out our eventbrite page for more info
When: 6/18/17 from 5pm -8:00pm
Where: The Learning Garden (next to Venice HS) 13000 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90066