Lyons, CO flood survivors turned their loss into art
This is how the service stats break down:
:: Spiritual Care Provided (prayer) – 2,896
:: Prepared Meals (hot & cold) – 83,727
:: Drinks (coffee, soda, juice, water) – 263,253
:: Snacks (donuts, cakes, chips) – 209,211
:: Cleanup / Reconstruction – 1,300
:: Clothing – 11,325
:: Gift Cards / Debit Cards – 19,825
But artists in Lyons, CO turned their loss into art by creating a “found objects” exhibit from items scattered by the September floods.
The exhibit contains pieces made up of touching personal momentos that were pulled from the mud.
The rules of the exhibition are that if if you see something of yours salvaged from the wreckage, you can take it but you must leave something behind.
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