For two decades, members and friends of the Sonoran Arts League have been creating ceramic and glass bowls in support of the Foothills Food Bank Empty Bowls Project held in awareness of World Hunger Day. The art auction and bowl sale will be held on the Sonoran Arts League’s website. Individuals can bid on the art and purchase bowls donated by members and friends of the Sonoran Arts League.
The 2022 event will be held on Friday, October 14th from 11 am to 1:30 pm at Harold’s, thanks to their continued generosity and support of Empty Bowls. This year’s event also features a few expansions. The first is with the new name: Empty Bowls big heARTs. This expansion represents the next change to the event, which is the event will benefit both the Foothills Food Bank and the Sonoran Arts League.
Take a free class in August and September to make ceramic bowls and help the community’s food bank efforts for the annual 2022 Empty Bowls big heARTs fundraising event on Friday, October 14th organized by Foothills Food Bank and Sonoran Arts League.
August 5, 12, 19, 26 classes can be found here.
September 9, 16, 23, 30 classes can be found here.
Foothills Food Bank provides emergency food, financial assistance and other life necessities and resources to individuals and families in the desert foothills, which encompasses a 180-square mile area that includes Black Canyon City, Cave Creek, Carefree, Anthem, Desert Hills, New River, north Scottsdale, Rio Verde and north Phoenix.
The Sonoran Arts League is committed to advancing art and art education, with a special focus on mentoring youth with the belief that arts training helps develop the ability to focus and strengthens cognitive skills in young people. It offers a number of Youth Art programs for students K-12.