I participated in a local chalk festival for the third year in row to help raise awareness for FosterAdopt Connect with a mission “to provide foster and adoptive children a stable, loving and nurturing family environment by support and advocacy for abused and neglected children and the families caring for them.” I chose to chalk John Lennon in theme with our nonprofit partner because Lennon was adopted by his Aunt and Uncle because his parents were unfit to care for him.

Show Full Text

I set up my camera and filmed my process, and then sped it up 12,000% to create this time-lapse. It took just over 7 hours in the heat, but it was so fun I almost didn’t notice! I place 1st in the adult category! Woohoo!

More info: ozarksfirst.com

Final John Lennon Chalk Portrait with Artist Christie Snelson

John Lennon Chalk Drawing Time-Lapse