A Music & ARTS' Tour : themed "Walk of Hope" Project, an Introduction

in introduceyourself •  last year 


This project have been underway now for 2 months since end of March, having finished a couple of projects, where the latest was the 19-days FREE ART Workshop for 45 kids, ages 6 to 14 in Bayawan City and has recently held their Culminating Party here. A lot of posts have been re-steemed from individual accounts of the @walkofhope Family to raise funds for this project.

A collaboration in Metro Manila from 2017

This collaboration between Marlon aka @flabbergast-art who headed Tribu Alinaga and @steemph as a charity doing a couple of Music and ARTS outreach last year, the first in September in Caloocan City where our participants were kids with disabilities, followed by the out-of-school youth in Cavite City where a private university was also involved in the running of that day!


@steemph first outreach in Caloocan City.

So in lieu of Steemit Philippines' mission TO PROMOTE THE PLATFORM THROUGH ITs' CHARITY INITIATIVES, this project is now focusing in the Visayas and Mindanao regions, this as a continuation to what @flabbergast-art has started in 2012:

"I only have one goal - to share my talent and to have an exchange with other creatives from the different regions of my country, later realising that this is primarily the first step to knowing my self and my Filipino identity. In each step that I will be making in A Walk of Hope, I wish to impart in every Filipino heart and soul to bounce back, dream, move forward and embrace a new day." - Marlon Ponsoy (aka @flabbergast-art)

Music and ARTS

Words are not enough to describe how the @walkofhope Family feel seeing day after day the works that Marlon is doing in this Tour. Seeing the passion and devotion to his craft, teaching and sharing what he knows best. He will be accompanied by Mr. Filcon Rivera known as Tatay Dagsa in their creatives' world, please watch this space as Tatay Dagsa have a colourful story of his own and for this Tour.

The classroom


First stop, @flabbergast-art and the kids at their outdoor ART classroom, made of bamboo in Dagsa's place, Bayawan City.

The still life subjects



I don't think that anything can beat this ingenuity of just climbing the coconut tree, harvest some and be used as subjects. I mean, any artist will typically use what is available and on-hand, but coconuts?

When they got bored


Playing with Marlon's indigenous instruments.

Some results


These were their latest work, put on display during their Culminating Party.


Walk of Hope's upcoming events

There will be a 3-days exhibit of @flabbergast-art's work this month, together with some chosen ones from the kids in Dumaguete City. We are awaiting for the permit and other arrangements with the local government, as well as the venue.

Marlon and Tatay Dagsa will still be based in Bayawan City till they finished the DALI Dagsa's Gallery Artspace and other projects that the local government have planned.

Let me introduce to the platform the WALK of HOPE Family who have been helping in the promotions and the fundraising needed for this project to run, with much gratitude:

We are just starting but may we bring HOPE and HAPPINESS to all who needs it, most especially to our underprivileged Kababayans in Visayas and Mindanao. May we bring BLESSINGS to those in need of extra income, that there is a platform to showcase talents of those creatives that Marlon and Tatay Dagsa will come across in this Tour.

As this project is funded by SBD/steem, to all other Steemians who have played a part, giving us support in any way, THANK YOU! Mga Kuya @bobiecayao, @jezmacher and @steemph.negros "Thank You" it's not over yet. Let's Rock and Roll!

Disclaimer: credit to @flabbergast-art for all the images, banner to Ian Abalos and graphics to @bearone

Other #walkofhope's posts:

a-walk-of-hope-lakad-ng-pag-asa Authored by @flabbergast-art
ein-weg-der-hoffnung-lakad-ng-pag-asa Authored by @pjmisa
une-marche-d-espoir-lakad-ng-pag-asa-par-flabbergast-art Authored by @pjmisa
leben-der-kunst-weg-der-hoffnung-in-bayawan-city Authored by @pjmisa
walk-of-hope-or-free-art-sessions-in-bayawan Authored by @dandalion
walk-of-hope-update-last-night-s-culminating-party-in-bayawan-city-philippines Authored by @immarojas



Authors get paid when people like you upvote their post.
If you enjoyed what you read here, create your account today and start earning FREE STEEM!
Sort Order:  

Salamat ate @immarojas for the consideration. Happy me! Iba ka talaga ate. No wonder ikaw ang head nito. Salamat ate!

Thank you for joining us and the constant support. Kelan kaya sa Cebu?

It is my first time to join a project like this, @walkofhope. It is an honor to be part of your team. Thank you Tita @immarojas

Thank you for being a part, we are just starting☺

Welcome to Steem, @walkofhope!

I am a bot coded by the SteemPlus team to help you make the best of your experience on the Steem Blockchain!
SteemPlus is a Chrome, Opera and Firefox extension that adds tons of features on Steemit.
It helps you see the real value of your account, who mentionned you, the value of the votes received, a filtered and sorted feed and much more! All of this in a fast and secure way.
To see why 2850 Steemians use SteemPlus, install our extension, read the documentation or the latest release : Back to normal - Change in resteem feature.

Welcome to Steemit @walkofhope!

I wish you much success and hope you find Steemit to be as rewarding and informative as I have.

Here are some links you might find useful.
Your stats on SteemNow
Your stats on SteemWorld
Your stats on SteemD
How does Steemit actually work?

Oh yea, I have upvoted you and followed you. Many blessings from @introbot

The SteemJet Community welcome you to steemit.

The Steemjet is a community of techological and creative people all over the world with the vision of Global Adoption of Steem.

To know more.
Follow : @steemjet
The Sponsor: @dimimp

Join us on our discord channel: https://discord.gg/gGf9V24

Thank you.

Welcome to Steemit @walkofhope
For your kind information keep safe your master password.
For cryptocurrency news follow @jyotirmay & Do Upvote.
Join discord - https://discord.gg/etCDGX

Holaaaa, es bueno descubrir a nuevos usuarios día a día en nuestra red social.

No habla Español amigo, pls in English?