Our Supporters 2012

Many, MANY people in the Asheville community and beyond have come together to make The Asheville Darkroom a reality. Big thanks to everyone below who supported our 2012 fundraising efforts.


Our Kickstarter Backers:

Jenny Bowen Yaniv Masjedi Adam Ritchey Joshua Yates
Amanda Schaff Steven Koves Anna Toth Ken Carpenter
Mike Jordan Michael Leo Owens Taiyo La Paix Curtis Clemons
Jody Chambers Mark Matheny Greg Turco Elaine Lipson
Brandee Boggs Mark F. Hurley Michael Marks Kirsa Hughes-Skandjis
Heidi Gruner John Dunn Lori Davis Janice Kitson
Sweet Miss EmmaLee Amy Alexander C Jarrett Ron Roman
Ray Cline Nina Ruffini Ursula Gullow Tim Wojcik
Jamie Hagenburger Wesley Stevens Lauren Brittany Erika Kofler
Jean Gray Mohs Ken Abbott Erin Fussell Neil Kalmanson
Richard Wallace Gary Reckard Dawn Roe Jesse Patch
Melita Kyriakou Fernando Valles James Anthony Faris Corey George
Roger Miller Ericka Wells Jolene Mechanic Moni Hill
Tyler Jackson Joel Crocker Elizabeth Collins Bet Kindley
Ken Klehm Ken Christensen Brie Castell David Keyte
Mary DiOrio Jacquie Brasher Wesley Duffee-Braun Paula Metcalfe
Toni Oreck Kent Irish Mark Maynard


The Lexington Avenue Brewery Benefit performers, donators, promoters, and assistance:

Found World Bellydance Hello Hugo Kovacs and the Polar Bear DJ Joynerd and DJ Bath Salts
Jason Scott Furr Izzy’s Coffee Den Copy Works of Brevard The Orange Peel
Highland Brewing Company Troy & Sons Distillery Harvest Records Hip Replacements
Eagle’s Nest Outfitters Malaprops Va Va Voom Asheville Brewing Company
Diana Wortham Theatre Asheville Art Museum Jeribella Jewelry Acupuncture by Tracey Crocker
French Broad Brewing 5 Walnut Wine Bar Chorizo Marla Mirabal
Ginkgo Print Studio The Receiving Project Nicholas Bain Jewelry Paula Metcalfe
Simone Bernhard Phillip McGuire Laila Alamiri Carol Motsinger
Rebecca Sulock Jess McCuan Alison Tippins
and the awesome staff at the LAB including Jeff Santiago, Rose Hecht, and Rob Gardener


Our darkroom cleanup crew:

Chambers Austelle
Nick Pitloff
JR Berry
Jason Biggs
Maime Gonzales
Alison Tippins
Ganesha Howell
Lani Bouwer
Daniel Abide


If the following people didn’t exist, neither would the darkroom. Immeasurable thanks to:

Critter Thomas
Maime Gonzales
Kent and Adette Irish
Ian Riley
Jolene and Mitch Mechanic
All the many people who have donated and lent equipment over the years!


Finally, we owe a great debt to the people who laid the groundwork for The Asheville Darkroom with their time, money and energy:

Andrew Fedynak
Matt Brown
Phaedra Call-Himwich