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Grow Fourth – Financial Report

After a well-deserved post-Playa decompression, here are the numbers for Grow Fourth: Portland CORE 2012 Income: Dusty Visions Grant – $1521 SOAK* LLC Grant – $1000 Burning Man Grant – $500 GVIAS Grant – $110 Kickstarter (net, after fees)...

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...

Celebratory BBQ & Burning Man ticket raffle

We finished the central Tree effigy on Sunday and we’re gearing up to celebrate! Everyone is invited. WHEN: Sunday, August 5th, 2012 from 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm WHERE: 8940/8970 N. Bradford St. Portland, OR 97203 We’ll be drawing...

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...

“Grow Fourth”

Following a series of open community design meetings, we have finalized the proposed Portland CORE project for 2012. We are now waiting to hear back from Burning Man Headquarters about placement in the Circle. http://www.dustyvisions.org/?page_id=123

CORE Open Call

Since submitting an application on behalf of Portland for CORE 2012, we’ve become aware of other groups also waiting to hear back from BM Headquarters about placement in the Circle. It’s going to be a beautiful year and we...