NDEAM Poster Art Competition and Grant Manier Birthday Celebration

NDEAMPosterThe Nations Law Firm would like to wish Grant Manier a very Happy 19th Birthday.  We also congratulations him on being the winner of this year’s NDEAM Poster Art Competition.  What an honor to have his “Night and Day” creation featured on the Texas 2014 NDEAM Poster.  Each Fall since 1999, the Texas Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities produces a poster celebrating National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) in October. Artwork for the poster is selected by a submission and judging process and is open to any Texas artist with a disability.

For more information on NDEAM visit http://governor.state.tx.us/disabilities/ndeam/ndeam_poster/

For more information on Grant Manier visit http://www.grantsecoart.com/

Houston Abilities Expo

Grant Manier
Grant Manier

July 30, 2013 – Seventeen-year-old eco-artist Grant Manier will be at the Houston Abilities Expo! Don’t miss this chance view his masterpieces, meet him in person and watch him in action! (Saturday 1-5 and Sunday 1-4)

The Expo will be held August 2-4, 2013 at the Reliant Center (Hall E). In addition to Grant, there will be nearly 120+ suppliers of products and services that will increase your quality of life through new technology, great seminars on important issues and networking that will meet your specific needs. Don’t miss THE leading event for people with disabilities, their families, caregivers, seniors, veterans and healthcare professionals.

 

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And Abilities Expo has gone mobile so download the new, free app today!

Start the conversation now on our Abilities Expo Facebook Page, follow us on Twitter and sign up for our monthly e-newsletter.

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And have you checked out Abilities365.com, our new online resource community for people with disabilities? It’s the way to experience the Expo all year long! It’s a dynamic online environment that provides in-depth information (like news, products, videos, special deals and more) and interactive features and can event be targeted to each person’s specific needs. There is no charge for membership, so join today!

Abilities Expo Chicago will be here before you know it so mark your calendar now, Friday, August 2 through Sunday, August 4 at the Reliant Center. Click here for directions and parking. We look forward to meeting you there!

Paws for a PurrPose

“A Woofwhile InVESTment” by April Murphy

July 10, 2013 – Grand Opening of PAWS for a PURRpose was held at South Texas College of Law (STCL) benefiting the Texas Humane Legislation Network (THLN) and South Texas College of Law Animal Law Clinic.

Over 40 Texas artists were chosen by internationally known artist Allison Gregory to create 60 original and unique works of art using fiberglass forms of cats and dogs in various poses.

PAWS for a PURRpose Event

Posted by Lacey Crawford, Webmaster of The Nations Law Firm, June 7, 2013

Art Exhibit:  June through August, 2013, at South Texas College of Law

A Purrfect InVESTment by April Murphy
A Purrfect InVESTment by April Murphy

PAWS for a PURRpose held an exhibit at South Texas College of Law (STCL) on their 9th floor to benefit the Texas Humane Legislation Network (THLN) and South Texas College of Law Animal Law Clinic. Over 40 Texas artists were chosen by internationally known artist Allison Gregory to create 60 original and unique works of art using fiberglass forms of cats and dogs in various poses.  The exhibit at STCL will be open Monday through Friday, 9 – 5:30pm.

If you or someone you know is interested in being a sponsor or exhibitor of the art works, please contact Pat Guter (South Texas College of Law)
Phone: 713-485-4440
Email: patguter (at) gmail.com
Fax 1.281.769.8417

Art On Display:  Late August  through October 2013

The art works will be placed in law offices, retail stores, hotels and other public businesses in Houston, Austin, San Antonio Dallas, Fort Worth, Wichita Falls and Amarillo.

Art Auction:  November 7, 2013

"A Woofwhile InVESTment" by April Murphy
“A Woofwhile InVESTment” by April Murphy

A celebrity-hosted auction will take place at the Downtown Club at Houston Center at 1100 Caroline St. 6 – 9:30pm

A fun way to help animals and meet other people who care about them!  Please join The Nations Law Firm in supporting this worthy cause.