Moth-style storytelling event: Finding Our Way

Robert Shetterly

AWTT artist Robert Shetterly is pleased to be joining a troupe of talented storytellers at the Camden Opera House on May 2, 2024, 7 p.m., for “Finding our Way.” According to sponsor Wayfinder Schools, this will be “a live storytelling event featuring Wayfinder grads and other notable Mainers. This fundraising evening offers funny, poignant, and […]

Samantha Smith Challenge Update

Samantha Smith Challenge Awtt Portrait

The 2024 Samantha Smith Challenge (SSC) once again is inspiring students to engage with issues of truth, justice, and freedom and work for the common good.

Berea College hosts AWTT portrait exhibit

Robert Speaking To Classroom

Berea College, in Berea, Kentucky, will be exhibiting a collection of Americans Who Tell the Truth portraits, from March 15 – March 31, 2024. AWTT artist Robert Shetterly will speak at the school on March 28 at 3 p.m. He will share stories of his own journey with AWTT and the stories of some of […]

It Happened Again at the Symphony!

Bangor Symphony Orchestra2

NOTE: AWTT Director of Education contributed this piece to Rob’s blog. . It always happens at the symphony!  True confessions — music moves me in so many ways.  Maybe that is why I love it so much, but I think it actually moves many of us.  Why does every movie, television show, radio broadcast, sporting […]

Youth Art Month Celebration Honors AWTT

Artist Robert Shetterly receives Art Advocate of the Year Award

Artist Robert Shetterly and AWTT Director of Education Connie Carter were honored on Saturday, March 9, 2024 during Youth Art Month at the Portland Museum of Art. The Maine Art Education Association named Americans Who Tell the Truth as the 2024 Art Advocate of the Year.  “Your creative and dedicated efforts using art education as […]

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