Baby Bootie Progress Report

 

This Progress Report was updated

January 5, 2020.

How are we doing? Here are the stats:

$1510 Collected so far towards the purchase of exhibition materials and signage (three banners have been purchased so far at $149 each up to four additional banners are planned), and shipping crates

$2500 In-kind donations (estimated), including graphic design, website design, photography and videography)

$4010 total in-kind + cash donations

Panels Completed: 3/225

Panels Pledged: 125/225  (If you want to become a panelist, email mary@maryvaneecke.com to request your pattern).

Colored squares show committed panels for the installation image.

Events are planned throughout the spring in Arizona, California, and Nevada.  We held a Meet-and-Greet at Visions Art Museum in San Diego, CA on January 3, 2020.

Going to Road to California Quilt Show?  Look for me—I’ll be the one in the fabulous bootie boa!

Join us in Tucson while we assemble panels for the 38 foot by 38 foot installation image.

 

The March of Dimes March for Babies will host the next exhibition of The Project on April 18 at the Arizona State Capital. Over 5,000 people are expected to attend.   Click here for more information.  

 

The YWCA of Southern Arizona hosted the first show in Tucson from April 2-5, 2019 as well as a panel discussion.  Read the entire blogpost with photos of the first exhibition here.

And the baby bootie count is officially over 5,000 pairs:

23000 Baby Booties
5257 Baby Booties

For a list of the all the wonderful MAKERS and CHEERLEADERS, click here. Please be patient as I update this.