A labor of love...and hope for the future

David Johnson, a former Mariners Inn consumer, creates beautiful gazebos using his considerable artistic talent, a great deal of creativity, and the patience he learned in recovery. “I learned patience during recovery, and that’s stuck with me,” he says.Using bamboo, toothpicks, popsicle sticks, old mini blinds, buttons, mirrors, and other materials, Mr. Johnson painstakingly creates these works of art. He then varnishes them using ingredients su...

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Mosaic bench created with help of Colin Hubbell Fund

Thanks to a grant from the University Cultural Center Association (Hubbell Fund Neighborhood Mini-Grant), the clients of Mariners Inn recently completed a beautiful mosaic bench. The bench will have a bike rack attached and will be secured near the entrance of Mariners Inn in the spring....

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