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Thursday, December 28th, 2006
Photo by Janie Southard/The Daily Standard

Glass artist James Michael Kahle and a group of volunteers have formed a not-for-profit organization, Arts for Community Enrichment (ACE), to raise funds in support of teaching, promotion and recognition of the arts. During the past decade more than 3,000 students and others have participated in the Hot Glass Experience at Kahle's studio in Rockford.

Related online story:
ROCKFORD - Glass artist James Michael Kahle and some local volunteers have thrown out a challenge to the community to bring inspiration to reality via a new group, Arts for Community Enrichment (ACE). [More]
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