AFABW Founder: Why I Started Artists For A Better World
I started AFABW back in the 90's from a desire to help forward the direction of our world through aesthetics. Artists are always creating a new future, and I believe our world can benefit from the brighter future that artists can create.
Barbara Cordova Oliver's Written Works
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Planet Athena, jewel of the heavens, was once home to many artists. With creativity and magic they conjured up worlds of great beauty. With an ability to rekindle lost dreams and a love for all of life they went on missions to help bring dying cultures back to life.
Then suddenly the light of Athena dimmed and it was felt throughout the galaxy. As lifetimes passed, many artists found… Continue
Posted on July 6, 2008 at 10:00am — 1 Comment
The Empress Zeena stood in front of a large arched window in her planning room. She gingerly ran her fingers along the window's stone ledge, as if to remind herself of the fact that her empire was still standing. Zeena sighed a deep breath of relief as she looked out upon the beautiful lands of Athena. The planet full of artists was once again united as a team. "It will never happen again!" she thought, practically aloud, as she remembered the tragedy that had threatened her beautiful homeland… Continue
Posted on July 5, 2008 at 9:00pm
What I got out of the book is what the future is going to be like, and that it’s possible to have that kind of positive world. If everyone does their best to stop suppression and war. everything will be fine and if not, all there will be are problems. I got inspired to make more art for all to see
"I just wanted to say that I bought and read Mission of the Artist and it's great. I read it and then got another copy so my sister could read it. (She is a… Continue
Posted on July 5, 2008 at 6:30am