P. Buckley Moss in Pictures
P. Buckley Moss in Pictures
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P. Buckley Moss is one of America's most prized living artists. An alumnus of New York's prestigious Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, Pat Moss is a formally educated and accomplished artist, highly regarded by academics and collectors alike. Her art is represented in over 200 galleries worldwide.
Having achieved success, she devotes a great deal of her time and effort to helping others. Donations of P. Buckley Moss art have raised over four million dollars for worthy charities. The P. Buckley Moss Foundation for Children's Education is devoted to promoting the use of art in the classroom, especially as a means to teach children with learning differences.
Waynesboro, VA, Oct. 4-5
P. Buckley Moss held a signing event at her Barn and Museum in Waynesboro, VA. The long weekend kicked off with a visit to the P. Buckley Moss Museum by students from four area elementary schools.
New York, NY, Oct. 4-5
P. Buckley Moss was invited to speak to 250 students as part of the U.S.S. Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum's prestigious Power of One Program. Ms. Moss was the lead speaker for the Museum's Disabilities Awareness Month and spoke of her struggle with dyslexia and how it enabled her to become a successful artist.
Bellevue, Nebraska, and Omaha, Nebraska, Oct. 13-15
P. Buckley Moss was invited to visit Offutt Air Force Base in Bellevue, NE. While in Omaha, Pat unveiled her painting, Generals at General's Row, at a fundraising event to benefit the base's Youth Programs Center.
Waynesville, OH, Oct. 21-22
P. Buckley Moss appeared at Canada Goose Gallery for an exhitition and signing event. The engagement commenced with a fundraising dinner at the home of Alan & Sue Eakle in Xenia, OH, to benefit GreeneBucs and the P. Buckley Moss Foundation for Children's Education.
Greenebucs is the Greene County Chapter of National AMBUCS™, Inc., which is a non-profit service organization dedicated to creating mobility and independence for children and adults with disabilities.
During the weekend's activities, Pat Moss led a walk to raise funds for breast cancer research and awareness. Herself a survivor of breast cancer, Ms. Moss has led fundraising walks in cities across the country for decades. Her first walk in Waynesville took place in 1993 to benefit PALS for Life.
Moss Quilt fetches record amount for charity
At the fundraising dinner for GreeneBucs a new record was achieved of $6,000 for a P. Buckley Moss quilt. The quilt consists of 9 squares hand painted by Ms. Moss, arranged and stitched by Marian Gebele of Beavercreek, OH. Proceeds were split between GreeneBucs and the P. Buckley Moss Foundation for Children's Education.
Other News of Moss Quilts
Kalona, Iowa, Oct. 28-29
P. Buckley Moss appeared at an exhibition of her work in Kalona, IA, hosted by Doris Greiner, owner of Village Shoppe. The weekend's events included a fundraising dinner and auction organized by the Moss Country Friends Chapter of the P. Buckley Moss Society. The auction raised over $8,300. The chapter will use the funds raised to purchase a Gate Trainer for a little Amish girl in the area, assist with medical bills for another young girl in the area, and purchase a CD player and books-on-CD for Mid-Prairie High School. Of the amount raised, $4,650 was achieved through the auction of two quilts made around hand-painted centerpieces by P. Buckley Moss. The quilt auction proceeds will be divided equally between the Chapter for its charities and P. Buckley Moss Foundation for Children's Education.
A raffle raised $1,050 to purchase iPads for Keota (Iowa) Elementary School's Reading and Math programs.