Monthly Archives: July 2013

Righting/Writing the Direction

The Seeds

The seeds of the Art Partners submission to the 2013 Rob McNamara Exhibition were sown in 2012.  In December of that year, Art Partners held an end-of-year tea to celebrate the successes of the previous twelve months.

Protégé Janine Egan came to the tea with a thank you note and asked for it to be read to the guests.  At the end of her note, her concluding words were “I know that art is what I really want to do most of all and I want to continue to learn and grow more sure of myself.  My world is now full of happy thoughts and colour.”  Janine’s words became part of the Art Partners vocabulary and were even published as part of a National Association for the Visual Arts blog documenting the special happenings at that end-of-year tea. Continue reading