Piece by Piece Stories

The most up to date information on what Piece by Piece is up to. Get updates on classes, artists, upcoming projects, and more.

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    Skid Row Arts Alliance: Empowering Artists in the Community

    In the tapestry of Skid Row's artistic landscape, the Skid Row Arts Alliance stands as a testament to the strength of community, connection, and creativity. Through unity, empowerment, and a shared passion for art, this consortium brings forth a brighter and more inclusive future for all.
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    Welcome Wendy and Eliane

    We are delighted to introduce two exceptional individuals who have recently joined our esteemed team at Piece by Piece. Join us in celebrating the arrival of Wendy, our Picerne Foundation Artist Outreach Instructor, and Eliane, our Program Assistant.
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    Spring Additions

    This Spring we celebrated Gratitude and the growth of our Piece by Piece family. We have a joyful group of beginning students that love learning all about mosaics, with some pre-pandemic members that just recently made their way back to...

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    Piece by Piece: Empowering Individuals After Homelessness and Other Challenges

    The latest report from the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) has revealed a 10 percent increase in homelessness within the City of Los Angeles, bringing the total number of people experiencing homelessness to over 46,000. Piece by Piece helps individuals improve their mental wellness, build community and earn income supporting them as they transition out of homelessness.
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    New Year, New Updates!

    First off, we have added a new member to our team! Alex has been a part of Piece by Piece for almost his entire life (some say he bares a striking resemblance to our Artistic Director, Dawn Mendelson), but now he’s excited to take on an official role as our Program Assistant
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    Year in Review - 2022

    As we head in to 2023, we wanted to take a minute to look back at 2022, and all that was accomplished at Piece by Piece. Thank you for your ongoing support, none of this would have happened without your investment in the Piece by Piece mission.