table of CONTENTS May/June 2017
4 Editor + Publisher Letter
Apropos of Nothing
U.S. Naval Sea Cadets
A genetic reason for not being able to pick dirty clothes up off the floor? It’s scientifically proven.
Pre-teens and teens are learning life skills through the U.S. Naval Sea Cadets program.
By Jamie Beckett
By Meredith Jean Morris
863 Readers’ Art
Be a Goal Digger
Chanique Davis is painting her own path, and quickly. In less than six months, she’s already had her own art show.
Sometimes a goal is a only a symptom-reliever. The real goals can be discovered with honesty digging.
It’s more than a mobile yarn shop. It’s an extension of a community of makers with a passion for fiber.
By Andrea Cruz
By Jai Maa
By Elizabeth Morrissey
Cover: ‘Follow the Fiber’ Truck
Public Art in the Parks
863 FiArt Winners
Downtown Lakeland’s Lemon Street is lined with sculptures.
Lake Wales Care Center: People helping people helping people.
See the place winners, honorable mentions, and people’s choice winner from this year’s 863 FiArt.
Photos By Sergio Cruz
Published on May 10, 2017
"Follow the Fiber" Yarn Truck from Four Purls Yarn Shop; Be a Goal Digger; Sea Cadets; 863 Local FiArt Fest Place Winners; Non-Profit Spotli...