Workshop participants will learn how to design a more eco-friendly lifestyle, as we create art pieces found from the natural environment. Co-facilitate by Compassionate ARTS Council Member and Lead Artist, Tara King-Haagen.
Felecia Lenee, better know as Fe Love to her fans, she is on the Leadership Teams for CompassionateCalifornia.org, Emerging Arts Leaders/ Los Angeles and co- founder of the Compassionate ARTS IN ACTION. She works as the Youth Program Director and Creative Strategist for the national project, Posts for Peace and Justice. Fe Love is the host and creator of the Artist Eclectic pLAygROUND, a “pop-up” event space that supports new as well as established artists and innovative entrepreneurs primarily in the Pasadena and Greater Los Angeles area. She Felecia has a B.F.A. from CALARTS where she trained as an actress. Her goals are to support youth, with a focus on health, public safety and social and environmental justice. Felecia's recent public appearances highlighting youth include: March for Our Lives, Los Angeles, CA; Youth Action Summit, Memphis, TN, the U.S. Human Rights Network National Conference, Atlanta, GA. and the 26th Anniversary of the American Disabilities Act, at the White House. Felecia Lenee is a healer and a certified massage therapist with a concentration on energy balancing. She has been in 16 films, has over 25 years of performing live on stage as a host and entertainer and in several podcasts promoting racial, gender equality and justice for all.
Tara King-Haagen, is the Creative Director of Earthtribe and Earthtribe Academy. She is an International Marketing and Branding Professor at the Arts Institute and FIDM in Los Angeles. She has 20 years fashion experience, specializing in developing and delivering courses in fashion branding as well as freelancing as a Life-style and Life Design Consultant.
Tara started her career as an assistant buyer at the famous Browns in London, travelling with the owner, the legendary Mrs. B. and buying such labels as Dolce and Gabbana and many others. Her celebrity clients include: Janet Jackson, The Spice Girls, Jack Nicolson, Elle Macpherson, Naomi Campbell.
Tara has worked in Germany, France, Spain, Sweden, Norway, America and South Africa. Having vast experience and international background, she has evolved her art to support individuals and communities teaching ways to become eco-friendly and sustainable, by “Living a Life of Excellence.”
Recently, Tara’s green sustainable artwork was shown at the Getty, where she currently designs teaching art packages for ages K-12.
Her motto in life: make it beautiful and make it count!
Organized by artist Felecia “Fe Love” Lenee Williams, “A Compassionate Cure to Climate Chaos” is the third project in “Nourished” . “Nourished” is a curatorial project inspired by Dominique Moody’s “Our Garden of Dreams,” a mobile community garden completed at the end of 2018. Artists and culture workers were asked to engage with the theme of nourishment over the course of a one month residency culminating in workshops and an exhibition of work intended to nourish the body, creativity, nature, identity, and community.