CULTUREEYES & EDGE

HOBBS: THE YOUTH WHO INSPIRES

CULTUREEYES & EDGE
HOBBS: THE YOUTH WHO INSPIRES
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Hobbs Waters, an 11 year old born & raised right here in Portland is an absolute inspiration. He is a ballet dancer, designer & screen printer of his own t-shirts and all around talented individual. This summer, he has the opportunity to attend the Nutmeg Ballet Conservatory in Connecticut, as well as the Nashville Ballet in Tennessee for two intensives courses to enhance his ballet training. He has received full merit-scholarships to both institutions, however is raising money for travel and boarding expenses.To help pay for his trips, Hobbs is opening an art show, entitled The Nurtured Wild, at Swoon Salon on Sunday, May 20th from 5pm-8pm. The gallery will be showcasing Hobb's original line drawings. In addition, Hobbs also screen prints his designs on t-shirts which can be found on his website. Come out to support true talent!