How a Former Inmate Got Out of Prison by Making Classical Guitars | pARTicipate | KQED Arts

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The Arts, A Powerful Tool for Rehabilitating Prisoners:

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     One of the themes is my book in progress Shaping Lives, Transforming Communities: Creative Expression in the Dance of Life is that the arts can be powerful tools in rehabilitating prisoners for a successful return to civilian life. Today’s post shares the story of one prisoner in San Diego and his accomplishments.

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“Robert Vincent never listened to classical music before he went behind bars. Now the inmate has his own guitar-making business in San Diego and his clients have included Harry Belafonte and Carlos Santana…”

Source: How a Former Inmate Got Out of Prison by Making Classical Guitars | pARTicipate | KQED Arts

Courtesy of Art Therapist Canada

Courtesy of Art Therapist Canada

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Courtesy of Art Therapy with Create and Transform

The Creative Apothecary Believes in the Arts for Rehabilitating Prisoners!

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