Studio Card #1! Welcome to the Studio! Welcome to the Made Collaborative Virtual Studio! Virtual Studio you ask? Yes, that’s right. The Made Collaborative Virtual Studio. Just a little something we created to help facilitate the further collaboration with youth in the development of our comic, The Back of the Yards, which itself was created […]
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Studio Card #2! Introducing Back of the Yards – A Made Collaborative Comic Series It doesn’t get more real than Back of the Yards, on the South Side of Chicago, when you’re growing up as a teen. It’s where fantasy and the power of story can build resilience, foster healing and lead to greater understanding. […]
Studio Card #4! Carl Jung & The Character Archetypes of the Unconscious Mind – Part 1 This Studio Card production features Carl Jung’s Archetypes of the Unconscious Mind. We will be using this Studio Card for many of our ongoing collaborations as it sets forth the 12 primary character archetypes that we will be utilizing […]
A Studio Card #5 – Neighborhoods & Their Residents (Part 1) This Studio Card production will cover neighborhoods and their residents within our urban centers. We wanted to have a devoted Studio Card production series for this topic because, after all, it is those neighborhoods and their residents that makes any city special and unique. […]
This blog entry is the start of Part 3 of our ongoing Law Enforcement and Community Relations collaborative series. As described in the introductory blog for that collaborative series, we will be working with participating youth to develop comic collaborations relating to various law enforcement and community relations topics, many of which we plan to […]
Leaving the Ordinary World Behind Ten years ago, I had a very strange, very frightening, very memorable dream. I had the dream during a turbulent time in my life. It was right before my mother passed away from cancer and shortly before the woman I was married to at the time (my college sweetheart with […]
This blog entry sets up Part II of an ongoing collaborative series relating to Neighborhoods & Their Residents. As described in the introductory blog for this collaborative series, we will be working with participating urban youth and other collaborators to develop comic collaborations relating to urban neighborhoods and their residents, many of which we plan to […]