Thursday:) McKinney Empty Bowls 2021

30 Apr


“After a full belly all is poetry.”
― Frank McCourt

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This evening was the wonderful McKinney Empty Bowls event at MPAC on the Square. The annual charity event supports Community LifeLine, which helps feed the less fortunate in our community. The rain held off, with threatening clouds and drizzle all day. We lucked out.

I was honored that my bowl was displayed front and center of the display with all the other awesome handcrafted auction bowls.
There were hundreds of event bowls that were available with the purchase of a ticket, and others for an additional fee. These were created by volunteers, church and school groups, and other donations.
There was entertainment and many restaurants and area food vendors donated soups and desserts to feed the visitors.

Local potters were on hand to show the art of throwing clay bowls. My friend Steve Macias was busy creating beautiful bowls.

Bernard’s Gourmet Foods won People’s Choice for their black bean soup. I’ll have to agree. Congratulations David Bernard!

A big thank you to all the volunteers, donors, artists and visitors who came together to support Community LifeLine and feeding the hungry, “ONE BOWL AT A TIME.”

One Response to “Thursday:) McKinney Empty Bowls 2021”

  1. Maria - FlowingWatersArt May 1, 2021 at 3:44 pm #

    Wow beautiful bowls! Love that yours was front and center 😊 Always wanted to try making pottery. I have to see what local classes I can find.

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