“the workshop was an extraordinary experience! The energy, the creativity, and the generosity were overwhelming.”

“Your brilliant creativity brought delight to so many thousands of parade viewers. We are humbled and thrilled to participate in the execution of your ideas!!”

"Life changing. Extraordinary. Amazing. Thrilling. This was the feedback from my students. They had such a great time” (Shelly Wyant, The New School)


These are a few comments from the thousands of people who have taken part in PAW activities, whether participating in a community meeting, building visual elements in free workshops, or performing. While much of our funding comes directly from project sponsors, PAW remains a year-round organization, always seeking new avenues for community-based, human powered performance. Your donations help us devote time to research and develop new opportunities, while helping us get the word out about current projects. They help maintain our workshop, archive our works, and cover institutional costs. And they insure that staff artists and technicians are well supported, respected, and insured.

We thank all of you who have helped make these events fiscally sustainable. Whether or not you have before, please consider contributing to PAW today. We welcome your support at any level.

Processional Arts Workshop, Inc. is a registered non-profit organization under section 501(c)(3). Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Click on the Donate Button below to access our secure Paypal server.

Or mail your contribution to:

Processional Arts Workshop, Inc.
90 La Bergerie Lane
Red Hook, NY 12571

PAW is grateful for generous support from the following individuals and organizations:




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