Project: Make Someone's Day
Grant/Date: 2018 Globe Grant Recipient, Findlay Market
Featured in: Citybeat
Bio: Bethany Pelle is an artist and educator living in Newport, KY. Currently a ceramics professor at Northern Kentucky University, Bethany received degrees from Tyler School of Art and Temple University and holds an MFA in Ceramics. Before returning to Greater Cincinnati, Bethany worked at various studios and schools in New York City.
Project: Make Someone’s Day gathers the overlapping and intersecting communities in OTR in collaborative gestures of kindness. Visitors nominate locals deserving recognition or kindness to receive handmade ceramic flower arrangements. Visitors are invited to get their hands dirty by helping to create the clay flowers in a community workshop.
This project is in progress. Check back for updates.