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Cathy DeForest's Vision Quilt Project Aims to Prevent Gun Violence

Cathy DeForest's Vision Quilt Project Aims to Prevent Gun Violence

Cathy DeForest, a book artist many 23 Sandy fans have known and admired for years, has started a new project called Vision Quilt, which is working to prevent gun violence. According to the web site, "The Vision Quilt will create a national network of supporters cultivating compassionate, nonviolent change through the making and exhibiting of quilt panels created by thousands of people across the country. " The project has a call for participants to create panels of fabric or canvas on the them of "It is possible.
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23 Sandy Celebrates William Stafford Centennial

23 Sandy Celebrates William Stafford Centennial

One hundred years ago, beloved American poet William Stafford was born in Hutchinson, Kansas.   Although drafted into World War II, Stafford abstained from fighting as a conscientious objector. Instead, he worked in the civilian public service camps.
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