Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Congratulations Karen Blessen!

MasterMinds: Matthew Posey, Joel Hester and Karen Blessen Are Winners in Our Inaugural Creativity Award!

Artists will make art even if they don't make money. With a few dollars, however, they can make more art, bigger art and even take some time to teach others how to make art.

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Party with TMtB, La Mode & Eventbrite!

Today Marks the Beginning is excited to partner with Eventbrite DFW ( and LaMode Dallas ( for Art Party 2010, an amazing night showcasing the most creative local designers and stylists as they take fashion, hair, and makeup to their creative limits. Join us for one of Dallas' most creative nights as local models light up the runway with these innovative styles. Enjoy music by DJ Jason Esquire, a live performance by Kirk Thurmond, and a live art show with ArtLoveMagic and Veritas.

Tickets are $15 and include an open beer, wine, and champagne bar featuring Texas' finest, lite bites and sweet treats by Nib Chocolates and lots more. Proceeds from the show benefit Today Marks the Beginning and this is going to be a night Dallas won't soon forget. Come join us and support the arts in DFW!
Art Party: Life as Canvas
When: 11.11.2010
Where: Life in Deep Ellum, 2803 Taylor St., Dallas, TX, 75226
Time: 8 pm - 12 am
Cost: $15 at the door

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Karen Blessen Mastermind Award!

Karen Blessen, artist and co-founder of Today Marks the Beginning, is a finalist in the Observer Masterminds Awards. You can read about her accomplishments and the learn about the other finalists by going to:

Dallas Observer Names Nine Dallas Artists as Finalists in Its First Annual Masterminds Award


Monday, November 1, 2010

Art Con Awards Today Marks the Beginning

The art, the music, the party, the people of Art Conspiracy; ALL were stellar on October 23 and Today Marks the Beginning was the beneficiary. This was the biggest Art Con ever. Drum roll......are you ready?! The Art Conspiracy event raised $30,000 for the TMtB program, MasterPEACE! There are more details to come. Right now, we are just blown away by such a generous gift. THANK YOU!
Learn more about Art Conspiracy's street level philanthropy: