We Think Tiffany Can

Support Painting for YOU! while helping homeless youth

Tiffany Moore
friend & supporter, 2 years

Support Tiffany's Campaign!


The total I've raised pays for:
  • 2 housing assistance
  • and 2 birthday gifts
  • and 2 meals for clients


Janet Yu, Friend$25San Francisco, CA03/10/2010
Hell yeah, I want to be in the drawing!
Michelle Ward, Friend/Coach/Cheerleader$25Brooklyn, NY03/21/2010
You are awesome, lady! Keep it up!
Aaron Rashba, Friend$25San Francisco, CA03/21/2010
Go Fanny!!
Elizabeth Spence, Friend$25Smyrna, GA03/27/2010
I'm sensing that one of those paintings will be arriving in GA shortly :)
Andrew McClelland, Friend$25San Francisco, CA03/31/2010
Go Go Fanny Fantastic!!!
Amy Crowley, Friend$25Mount Juliet, TN04/01/2010
I'm proud of you Tiffany!
Karen Dyer, Mama$100Orinda, CA04/01/2010
You are the best thing I have ever done - ever, and I would do anything to help you shine. I love you bunches!
Meredith Hanson, Friend$25San Francisco, CA04/01/2010
Yay Fanny Fantastic! You're amazing!!!
Madison Day, Friend$25Coventry, CT04/01/2010
You're amazing, Tiff! Keep up the great work! One of those paintings will be MINE.
Richard Bartlett, Friend$50Orinda, CA04/02/2010
Tiffany, you amaze me as you continue to strive to do the deeds; you know the great enthusiasms, the great devotions; you spend yourself in worthy causes. And you will know in the end the triumph of high achievement, and at the worst, if you feel some disappointment, you will do so while daring greatly. So your place will never be with those cold and timid souls who have known neither victory nor defeat. Stay in there, Tif, and keep up the good work. -Rich
Jena Iannucci, Friend$25Huntersville, NC04/03/2010
Keep going Tiff ! I'm proud of you ! Jena
Bethany Tillman, Friend$25West Hollywood, CA04/04/2010
A worthy cause :) And the paintings are adorable!
Christina Moore, Friend$30Richmond, CA04/06/2010
I can't wait to win a painting! Yay for following your dreams!
Deborah Iannucci, Friend$25Huntersville, NC04/07/2010
Karen Dyer, Daughter$50Orinda, CA05/18/2010
Ray Black, Friend$25San Franicisco, CA05/19/2010
These pictures are so lovely! I think one would look perfect in the baby's nursery, so we're really hoping we win that raffle! You know, for the sake of the future and all.
David Moore$25Vienna, WV05/20/2010


This is the year that I start making my creative life and creative career a reality.

For this campaign, I am committing to making at least one painting per week for 8 weeks. I will post weekly updates with photos showing my progress and will also share my joys and struggles throughout the process.

At the end of the 8 weeks, everyone who contributes at least $25 to my campaign will be entered into a drawing to win the painting of their choice. I will then sell the remaining paintings on my etsy shop (www.etsy.com/craftyfanny) and will donate 15% of the proceeds back to At the Crossroads.

I chose this goal because

I chose this goal because I have found that I work best when I am accountable to someone else. And who better to be accountable to than my awesome family and friends?

As you all know, I am starving for change in my life and I think that this is the best way to get things going. But, here's the catch: while I recently discovered that I love painting, I've never really painted. I've never really been an artist. I'm really starting out at Step 1. And I have a lot of goals for myself with this and plans, but they all require action.

And the action piece is where you step in. If I feel accountable, I will do it. I will simply produce without worrying or putting too much pressure on myself or feeling paralyzed by taking that first step. And then slowly, it will become a habit. And then once it becomes a habit, it can become my job.

I'm helping because

I have been extremely fortunate in my life and am so very grateful to be in a position where I can take time away from a full-time job to figure out what I need for myself and to get the training to make a change. I have the support of my family and friends. I have a savings account that allows me the flexiblity to not have a job and travel.

Not everyone has all of this. But everyone should be able to live their best life. These teenagers don't have the amazing opportunities I had growing up, but ATC gives them a second chance. A chance to be safe. A chance to get an education. A chance to receive the support that is so crucial to building a life.

ATC helps give these young people a life where they can be safe and off the streets. A life where they realize that someone actually believes in them. A life where they are shown that they are worth something -- and then they start believing it for themselves.

We all deserve this. ATC helps make it possible for these young kids.

About At The Crossroads

ATC walks the streets of San Francisco, reaching out to homeless youth and young adults on their turf. We work with young people who others have given up on, who would not get help without us. Since we started 18 years ago, we have worked with more than 7,000 youth, helping them build outstanding lives.


Madison Day is the winner! According to the random number generator, it was donator #9 who won a painting of her choice. Thanks to everyone for playing! Your support means a ton to me AND a ton to the kids that ATC supports and helps. We're changing lives here, people!

Wongsakorn wrote:

Hi Tommy,Ten eetrse wil ik zeggen dat je echt super mooi werk hebt en het zijn geweldige schilderijen!Deze van Loes is ook erg leuk.

Ally wrote:

That's a brilliant answer to an inrneestitg question

Jonay wrote:

Wow I must confess you make some very treanhcnt points.

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Week #8: Three Happy Butterflies...or, in the spirit of keeping things Frenchy, trois papillons hereux.

This is the final painting in my 8 week ATC series.

Deets: This acrylic/mixed media painting was done on an 8x8 wooden deep edge panel.

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Week #7: Eiffel Tower! It's my first France painting. YAY!

Deets: This painting is done using acrylics upon a mixed media collage paper background on a 9 x 12 canvas panel.

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Week #6: Sunset Sail. I think this is really sweet -- it's inspired by all the sunset sails we take in the summers.

Deets: This painting is done on an 11x14 canvas panel using acrylics and various collage papers.

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Week #5's painting will show you what happens when a bird falls in love with a giraffe! Naturally, they figure out a way to fly away together!

Deets: This painting was done on a 9x12 canvas panel using acrylic paints and mixed-media collage.

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Week 4's painting! It's Luella -- she's Petunia's conservative older sister! Can't you see the family resemblance? (Hint, it's the ears!). Would you like a chance to win this little beaut?

Deets: This painting was done on an 9x12 canvas panel using acrylic paints.

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Here's Petunia, my week 3 painting!

Pretty, huh? And just think, you could have those gorgeous eyes in your own home! Awesome!

Deets: This painting was done on an 11x14 canvas panel using acrylic paints on a mixed-media collaged background.

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Week 2 is here! Woot!

I call this one "The Love Boat" or "Bateau de l'amour." I am kind of in love with these giraffe monsters and am thinking it would be fun to do a whole series on them and follow their adventures. It looks like they're about to smooch!

Deets: This painting was done on a 9x12 canvas panel using acrylic paints and various collage papers. It's ready to go and would look great leaning on a bookshelf!

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It appears that I have been so busy painting that I've forgotten to post updates!!! So, here's week one's painting. I call it "les quatres girafes" cause I'm classy like that!

Deets: this painting is a mixed-media collage with acrylic paint on a 12x12 canvas. It is ready to hang and ready to make you smile!

Perla wrote:

This is beautiful! I was just browsing and saw your creative campaign. Kudos!

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