Baby Bootie Progress Report

This Progress Report was updated

September 29, 2020.

How are we doing? Here are the stats:

$1750 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

$3500 In-kind donations (estimated), including graphic design, website design, photography and videography)

$5250 total in-kind + cash donations

The Mourning Project is now a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Contributions for the charitable purposes of The Mourning Project must be made payable to Fractured Atlas only and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Make your checkes payable to Fractured Atlas and send them to Mary Vaneecke, 2000 S Hermosa Drive, Tucson, Arizona 85713.  

Panels Completed: 99/225 (If you want to become a panelist, email to request your pattern). Three hundred pairs are in reserve for smaller installations.  Here is how the image would look if we installed it today:

We are adding booties to the project every day.  Stay tuned for more updates!  Click here to see close ups of each panel. 

23000 Baby Booties
10000 Baby Booties

For a list of all the wonderful PANELISTS, MAKERS, and CHEERLEADERS, click here. Please be patient as I update this. And thank you for your interest in this project.

Until it is safe to meet in person, all TMP events are on hold.  Please stay safe, stay home if you can, and make some booties!  CLICK HERE TO SEE HOW YOU CAN HELP.  

Last, but not least,  The Mourning Project:  One Day II is a part of the D’Art Center’s Material II  exhibition in Norfolk, VA.  This is a fiber art exhibition where only 10% of the submissions were accepted!  Do you see your See the exhibition October 10-November 7, 2020.

The Mourning Project: One Day II
The Mourning Project: One Day II, detail 1
The Mourning Project: One Day II, detail 2