This page is dedicated to all the amazing, kind hearted and wonderfully supportive people who have helped me along and shown me incredible generosity and kindness.
A gigantic and heart felt THANK YOU! to all who took the time to contribute.
Wall of Joy Mural – Backers 2015
A very, very special thank you to Atira Womens Resource Society for all the support and help with raising funds, The City of Vancouver and to BC HOUSING who contributed half the funds needed to create this work. Impark – donated the parking space for me to do the work, Wow One Day PAinting – donating a person to help me paint on the the water sealant, Sherwin Williams for offering the water sealant at cost and dozens of kind volunteers who helped make this work possible.
ANONYMOUS – several people chose to remain anonymous (Thank you whoever you are!)
ATIRA WOMENS RESOURCE SOCIETY – without them the project would not exist.
Barb Stegemann – Barb Stegemann | Author and Social Business Innovator
Brandi Leifso – Evelyn Iona Cosmetics
Cate Cameron – Cameras 4 Change
CRios720 (nickname? Thank you whoever you are)
Danton Jay & Heather Lynn – Decades After Paris
Erin Harder – Erin Harder Stylist
Farida Sharan – School of Natural Medicine USA
Fatboy Collective (nickname? Thank you whoever you are)
Gabriel Torrado – 4PLAY
Maja Aro – Sea to Sky Stunts
Marc Telio Entree Destinations
Mark Busse – Design Professional, Creative Community Activist & Food Fanatic
Paula Castellon – Mode Suites Rental Services
Praveen Varshney – Varshney Capital Corp. a Vancouver Venture Capital Firm
Sabrina Furminger – Sabrina Furminger
Sally House Miller – The Hit House
Scott Maxwell – ZAG HeartBeats
Sculpting 1982 (nickname? Thank you whoever you are)
Solid Bites (nickname? Thank you whoever you are)
Sylvia Rigakis – sylviarigakis.com
Woodenhenk (nickname? Thank you whoever you are)
The joy from the mural will be felt by hundreds of people, all around the world. JUMP FOR JOY!!!
KICKSTARTER – Backers for Jump for Joy Mural 2014
Marc Tello, Mode Suites, Honeybee Henderson, Laurel L. Lewis, Michael Robinson, Kreativefinds, Katy Mackenzie, Taranah King, SamanthaMG, Alice Ko, Deborah Low, Meghan Sharir, MJ, Amalia Liapis, Karina Louise Vallee, Chad Mac, Norman Jaffe, Lea Chaplin, Miguel A. Ruiz Jr., Alyssa, Roland Tanglao, Ed Adams, Laura Livingstone, Dayna S., Graham Snowden, Simone Seeger, Jory Kevin Berger, Aliyah O’Brien, Rachel Small, Chad Deal, Qulsey Zeeper, Dawn Neal, Brent, Kirk Fuller, Julieanne Chazotte, Ahbyah Baker, Julian Guderley, Christi Yassin, Michael Lyons, Thais Sewell, Ruth Nahanee, Karen Pelrine-Abs, Ulrike Metzner, Janice Antoine, Lucy Oliver, Jules Seaman, Melody Ma, Gabriel Torrado, Alice Chen, Colleen Critoph, Carol Arnold-Schutta, Doerthe Keilholz, Thomas Nicol, Dominik Klein, Analise, Maryann Treffers, Nadia Wood, Sharad Khare, Courtney, Stephanie Wiriahardja, Esra Inal, Darren L., Ida Avignoni, Jaxon Howell, Andrea Flamenco, Praveen Varshney, Andrea Brockie, Cara Brighton, Kenny Huang, Michael Mayzel, Elizabeth Westberg, Pilar Stella, Sat Harwood, Antonio Alvarez, Roberto Ortiz, Dennys, Adam King, Carlos Castellon, Caryn Cameron, Joseph Pallant, Taoin Naia Lore, Koshala Basnayake
THANK YOU! From the bottom of my heart
If I have forgotten to mention your name you are not forgotten in my heart:)!
Paula and Michael
Deborah and Dean
Dannie and Sam
Paige and JC
Anna (Bill and Joan)
Taj and Marc Andre
Los Angeles, California
a special thank you to those who made contributions through Indigogo:
- Juliane Kampa
- my mom
- Anna Olivera
- Deborah Richards
- Laurel Lewis
- Alyssa Nobriga
- Ingrid Jones
- Maria Lewenhaupt
- Eliza Pearson
- Paige Strouts
- Boyd Panton
- Jacquie Wilson Peterson
Also special thanks to Anna Olvera who helped me edit my proposal and to come up with this beautiful tag line: Showcasing the beauty of the human spirit — in mid-air — around the world
and a special heart felt thank you to Joe and Bhavani
I am extremely happy and grateful to everyone who has helped and supported me (in countless ways) … you are all an important part of my life and very much appreciated.