Photo-Essays

Healing Hands | Verna

Healing Hands | Verna

Work in Progress: Healing Hands Retired Nurse: Verna Volunteer nurses working with our homeless communities are on the front lines providing for the medical needs of our homeless communities and often times providing the services of a social worker as well. They are our first […]

Eviction Court

Eviction Court

Courtney was told she has a 60 day no-cause eviction notice. She is working on getting this extended and working through the process to find out what her legal rights are. She was surrounded by friends and supporters at her first court date involving her no-cause eviction.at […]

Oregon SOS – Fight High Rents and Low Wages rally demonstration

Oregon SOS – Fight High Rents and Low Wages rally demonstration

As economically repressed people we must unite in solidarity to address the laws that perpetuate and maintain this economic repression. ~ Kelsey Schomberger, Oregon SOS participant and disabled activist in Portland, Oregon. Participants and organizations from all over Oregon came together in unison on February […]

The Art of Tile | Photo Essay by Mary Anne Funk

The Art of Tile | Photo Essay by Mary Anne Funk

Artist/Tile Table Designer: Mark Funk Photo Essay and Photos by Mary Anne Funk The following table designs were showcased at Crackedpots 16th Annual Art Show. Mark of Ailgif Tile was one of the artists chosen to showcase his work.   Prior to starting on these two […]

Portland, Oregon | Photo Stories | Yohhei Sato

Portland, Oregon | Photo Stories | Yohhei Sato

Portland, Oregon Photo Stories by Mary Anne Funk. Meet Yohhei Sato Location: What’s The Scoop? Portland, Oregon/July 2015 Yesterday, while taking a break from editing Artful Journey of Life, I took a walk around my neighborhood. A hot day, lead me into a local ice cream shop, […]

The Art of Make-Up and Dreams | Photo-Essay by Mary Anne Funk

The Art of Make-Up and Dreams | Photo-Essay by Mary Anne Funk

Eryn brought her make-up kit out to practice putting make-up on her sister, Paloma. Eryn’s dream is to be a special-effects make-up artist.

Homeless Bill of Rights Testimony and Rally at City Hall Portland, Oregon (Photo Essay)

Homeless Bill of Rights Testimony and Rally at City Hall Portland, Oregon (Photo Essay)

Individuals, families, and advocacy groups came together in solidarity with Right 2 Survive, Sisters of the Road, VOZ, and Right 2 Dream Too on Wednesday morning, January 21, 2015 for the Homeless Bill of Rights Testimony and Rally at City Hall. The march route went […]