poets and artists of takoma park, maryland
Poets and artists from a small city just outside of Washington, DC meet to exchange work and be mutually inspired. This volume contains creative collaborations of the 36 artists and poets who participated in the 2007 exhibition, “Inspired Results, Poets and Artists of Takoma Park, Maryland
Why I began to carve I’m not sure, but perhaps the experience of working from another artist’s poem opened up a new creative pathway in my brain.
–Theresa Knight McFadden, artist
What is inspiration if it’s not the sudden recognition in a work of art that, all your life, you’ve harbored deep memories of something that is about to happen? And then, what is the result of such inspiration but a creation that is suffused with gratitude?
–Matthew Salomon, poet