That artist trading card thing looks fun! I went to it when I lived in Regina, it's a really nice event. I didn't realize people sent in art cards from other places. Thanks, Evgenia!
Stay tuned for pics of the finished product, tomorrow night hopefully!
When I lived in Vancouver I did quite a bit of community art with The Public Dreams Society. They host a huge lantern festival in the summer. The public comes to workshops and makes lanterns that they carry around Trout Lake Park, where there are various performers and lantern installations. I think it'd be fun to host a little lantern walk out near Swoon in the summer... Here are a few pics of some giant lantern installations I've worked on, though its really the sort of thing that's better in real life: