River of Peace

In 2013-2014, NMPCA Member and Ghost Ranch Coordinator,
Barbara Campbell, was asked by Ghost Ranch to create a ceramic mural for the Peace Garden.  These are stories of the mural.

River of Peace Tiles Available

The River of Peace Mural is a 35 foot ceramic tile mural on the East outside wall of the Lower Pavilion at Ghost Ranch, facing the Peace Garden. The mural shape echoes the Fibonacci curves ...
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First Batch of Mural Tiles

Barbara Campbell and Judy Nelson-Moore are making tiles, based on the River of Peace mural, to be sold in the Gift Shop.  Proceeds from these 6" x 6" tiles will benefit the Pot Hollow ceramics ...
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Rio Grande Sun Article about Peace Mural

The weekly newspaper, Rio Grande Sun, has published an article about the Peace Mural this week (April 24, 2014).  Written by arts editor, Bob Eckert, the article talks about how the mural came to be, ...
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River of Peace Mural Installed

Here are some pictures of the final installation of the River of Peace mural in the Peace Garden at Ghost Ranch.  Present for the installation were Barbara Campbell, Judy Nelson-Moore, Dean Schroeder and Tomas Wolff, ...
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Installing the Peace Mural

Barbara Campbell, Tomas Wolff, Dean Schroeder, and myself, Judy Nelson-Moore are at Ghost Ranch through Sunday installing the Peace Mural on the wall.  It is exciting to have this project started last year and contributed ...
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River of Peace Update

Barbara Campbell, Dean Schroeder, Nancy Brandt, and Judy Nelson-Moore spent March 13-16 at Ghost Ranch applying the decals on the mural.  It is exciting to see the final vision emerging ...
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River of Peace Words

I've just spent 4 days preparing the decals to apply to the River of Peace.  We received more than 130 submissions from all over the world...Peoples intentions, prayers, poems and quotes about Peace and the ...
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River of Peace Stories

There is still time to get your prayers, poems and intentions to us for the River of Peace.  See instructions here. People send amazing stories with their prayers, poems and intentions for the River of ...
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River of Peace Instructions

We can use more River of Peace submissions.  The deadline is February 14, 2014:  These can be quotes, poems, prayers from other sources or from your own writings.  They can be about world peace, inner ...
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Ghost Ranch Peace Mural Update

Submissions for the River of Peace are coming in from all over the world.  We have extended the deadline for these submissions to February 14, 2014.  We wanted to give people more time to get ...
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