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LIVING LOCAL || Organizations

Pictured from left to right: Kollet Probst, Autumn Clemmons, Angela Parker-Bowden, Heather Thomas, Holly Riley, Lydia Bell, Shacafrica Simmons

CEILING SMASHERS #ceilingsmashers Breaking Through and Leading the Way By Jenny Cherry | Photography by elleBelle Photography

“This is the story of seven local Tallahassee women, all independent power houses, all artists, all in charge of their own destiny, yet together they have a sisterhood that has changed their lives for the better. These seven are hoping to inspire other women and girls in the community and beyond. There are no glass ceilings, only smashed ones.” — #ceilingsmashers

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allahassee recently celebrated seven local women in a larger-than-life mural displayed proudly on the wall at 603 West Gaines Street. Inspired by the 1940s icon Rosie the Riveter, painter Kollet Probst of Kollet Originals invited a group of local entrepreneurs

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to join her on a mission to support women working in the arts. These women are typically behind the scenes teaching and donating their craft, time and energy to charities and community fundraisers. Kollet recalled, “I was looking for women of strong

Tallahassee Woman Magazine June-July 2018  

Summer is here and so is "The Hot Issue" of Tallahassee Woman. In the June/July 2018 issue we celebrate the beautiful and talented Mikaya Wa...

Tallahassee Woman Magazine June-July 2018  

Summer is here and so is "The Hot Issue" of Tallahassee Woman. In the June/July 2018 issue we celebrate the beautiful and talented Mikaya Wa...

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