“I dream of children who dream big, pursue their ambitions, and live true to who they are, without pressure from society,” was the dream of Darren Pleasance, Leader and Adventurer, at TEDxBend 2016. Children are under enormous pressure to live up to the expectations of their parents and society, often at the expense of their […]

Cari Brown is an artist, entrepreneur and founder of The Workhouse. The Workhouse is a collective of studio artists in Bend, which continues to grow, evolve and be enlivened as it’s artists do the same. Cari’s dream, submitted for TEDxBend 2016’s Hall of Dreamers exhibit, reveals her passion: “It is my dream to see Bend become known to the world as a […]