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After-Burn Update

The month of August was a whirlwind of activity. 🙂 Between finishing touches, packing the trailer, Burning Man (build, burn & LNT), driving home and re-adjusting to life in the default world… WOW! Until we post more, here is...

SOAK* Ticket Raffle

SOAK* is a multi-day interactive arts festival and camping event in Oregon with lush meadows, creek for swimming, and wooded trails. This is a place to meet your fellow Portland Burners and get a taste of Burning Man Northwest...

Grow Fourth Kickstarter

We launched a Kickstarter campaign for Grow Fourth today! http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1902365260/core-growth-fourth Our goal is to raise enough funds to purchase materials and supplies to build the central Tree effigy and Burn it down. We need guy-wire, hardware, lumber, metal, tinder...

CORE burns in 120 days.

We have 3 months to build Grow Fourth… Fortunately, our first build weekend was a success! We were graced with amazing Spring weather and worked with smiles on our faces. Saturday was spent in gathered to build a Seed...

Project Logo

Thanks to Lila for designing the Project Logo. We greatly appreciate the time, creativity and openness you dedicated to an inclusive group process. Soon to be seen on business cards, vinyl stickers and patches. Team representatives will be at...

Challenge Accepted!

We had a great meeting on Thursday April 6th. We are having another meeting tomorrow! Sunday, April 9th from 2:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. @ Watershed Cafe 5040 SE Milwaukie Ave, Portland, OR 97202 __________________________________________________________________ We will be finalizing...

We’re in!

Straight from BMHQ “And here’s the news for CORE. We took a serious look at all the applications, asked questions for many proposals, and were really blown away by the creativity shown. We are thrilled by what you are all...

Coccinellidae

Burning Man received 349 Art grant proposals, asking for almost $5 million in funding. Unfortunately, our steam punk copper ladybug did not receive financial support. It was worth trying. Back to the drawing boards. We should be hearing from...