Bloom Where Planted

Words and Paintings from At-Risk Youth in Kalihi, Oahu

“Bloom Where Planted” was a series of workshops led by Dr. Lori Phillips for at-risk youth in Kalihi on the island of Oahu during Fall 2016. The series used photography, observational drawing, and writing to tell stories that focused on the theme of “Home.”

The Mysterious Concealed

The Mysterious Concealed

Graffiti Picture

Graffiti Picture

Cross the Finish Line

Cross the Finish Line

Aizaeyah’s Tower (Buildings and Tower)

Aizaeyah’s Tower (Buildings and Tower)

Ezekiel's Eyeball

Ezekiel’s Eyeball

Feet

Feet