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. image use
. websites I've been
. where I've been published
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on this site
. framed images
. commissioned work
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. mugs, tshirts, sweatshirts, mousepads
. web design
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. mediums used
. art training
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I donate 10% of profits to causes for animals, Mother Earth and women.
Some donations have gone to Miranda's
Animal Rescue in Fortuna, CA and flood victims in Mozambique. All
proceeds - not just profit - which means I donate the cost of materials
& labor and you donate your payment) from sales of The
Extinction go to the David
Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, an organization dedicated to the elephants
and other wildlife of Kenya. Daphne Sheldrick runs a compassionate haven
& orphanage for elephants, rhinos, zebras & other wildlife that
find their way to her door.
Helping to make the world a better place has always been very dear to
me and has been a primary motivator in why I started the business aspect
of my art and writing. I have been hoping to carve out a living with my
art so I can use my free time to do more activism and volunteer work,
instead of working a day job and painting as a "hobby". I plan
on creating a site for the elephants, and maybe additional sites, where
artists and others donate related products to help raise money for various
Here is my breakdown of who I have donated to:
4.28.2003 - $120 in prints to Pets
Alive for their eBay
4.26.2003 - $105 in prints to Westhaven Center for the Arts for their
Spring Fund Raiser ("Spring Fling") held on April 27th from
3 to 7 pm, and $80 in prints to a fundraiser for an orphanage in Grenada.
2/2003 - $95 in prints to Pets
Alive for their eBay
2/2003 - $95 in prints to the Animal
Adoption Network for their eBay
12/2002 - $20 from the sales of The Extinction
to the David
Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.
11/2002 - $100 in prints to The
4/2001 - $105 in prints to the Dubois
Area Catholic Schools (the Central Christian High School and the Central
Christian Middle School) for their art auction to raise funds to send
kids to school.
6/2000 - $200 to Miranda's
Animal Rescue in Fortuna, CA.
11/1999 - $25 to flood victims in Mozambique (I can't remember which organization
and it was so long ago I think I through out the files).