"LOVE STORIES" original mixed media 3' x 4'  panel, created with participants from Laguna Beach. Funded in part by the Festival of the Arts grant to LOCA (Laguna Outreach for Community Arts) Facilitated, assembled and integrated by Gretchen Shannon

"LOVE STORIES" original mixed media 3' x 4'  panel, created with participants from Laguna Beach. Funded in part by the Festival of the Arts grant to LOCA (Laguna Outreach for Community Arts) Facilitated, assembled and integrated by Gretchen Shannon

"FOR THE LOVE OF LAGUNA" original mixed media 3' x 4' panel, created with participants from Laguna Beach. Funded in part by the Festival of the Arts grant to LOCA.  Facilitated, assembled and integrated by Gretchen Shannon

"FOR THE LOVE OF LAGUNA" original mixed media 3' x 4' panel, created with participants from Laguna Beach. Funded in part by the Festival of the Arts grant to LOCA.  Facilitated, assembled and integrated by Gretchen Shannon

"Community Breast Shield" original mixed media 17" x 22". Created with kids art from Philadelphia inner city school project, funded in part by Pennsylvania Council of the Arts.  Facitlitated, assembed and integrated by Gretchen Shannon and Linda Goss.

"Community Breast Shield" original mixed media 17" x 22". Created with kids art from Philadelphia inner city school project, funded in part by Pennsylvania Council of the Arts.  Facitlitated, assembed and integrated by Gretchen Shannon and Linda Goss.

"LOVE AND HOPE" mosaic, public art project created by Youth in Crisis at the Youth Shelter in Laguna Beach, CA. Funded by LOCA, Gretchen and Terry Shannon and Carla Meberg Facilitated by Gretchen Shannon and Carla Meberg.

"LOVE AND HOPE" mosaic, public art project created by Youth in Crisis at the Youth Shelter in Laguna Beach, CA. Funded by LOCA, Gretchen and Terry Shannon and Carla Meberg Facilitated by Gretchen Shannon and Carla Meberg.

"Community Youth Shelter" mixed media created by Participants at the Youth Shelter, Laguna Beach, CA.

"Community Youth Shelter" mixed media created by Participants at the Youth Shelter, Laguna Beach, CA.

"California Quilt" original mixed media 3' x 4' panel, created with participants from Laguna Beach.  Facilitated, assembled and integrated by Gretchen Shannon

"California Quilt" original mixed media 3' x 4' panel, created with participants from Laguna Beach.  Facilitated, assembled and integrated by Gretchen Shannon

"WE THE PEOPLE" original mixed media 3' x 4' panel, created in 2016 with participants from the United States of America.  Facilitated, assembled and integrated by Gretchen Shannon

"WE THE PEOPLE" original mixed media 3' x 4' panel, created in 2016 with participants from the United States of America.  Facilitated, assembled and integrated by Gretchen Shannon