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How do you bring an art culture to a community with none?

By on Apr 18th

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Kaci asks:

We are moving into a community that's beautiful and awesome and safe — but bland. People are more interested in the high school swim team than the art class. I loooove art, but after eating and breathing nursing for the last 7 years I'm a little out of the loop.

Which brings me to my question: how do you bring an art culture to a community with none?

It's a great question, and one Ariel and I both have a lot of thoughts brewing about. But as we scheme our future posts on, we'll ask y'all: what ideas do moving-and-shaking Homies have to add culture to cities not exactly teeming with art happenings?

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I was the Managing Editor of Offbeat Home for a year and a half. I have a rich Internet life and also a pretty good real life. Hobbies include D&D, Twitter, and working on making our household more self-reliant. I also draw things.