people listen, they hear and see America come to life
through the eyes of an artist and through the words of a master
storyteller, educator, and historian.
Sahuarita, AZ Live Event: Friday, February 28, 1:30 to 2:30 pm
Kay Smith Artist Laureate of IL will discuss her “Red Tails Escorting the B17s”, painting commissioned by the Pritzker Military Library, Chicago, to provide insight into the research, including interviews with the veterans that inspired her work.
It is a powerful narrative of our American Heros, the Tuskegee Airmen “Red Tails Escorting the B17’s
The Tuskegee Airmen had to fight for the right to fight for victory overseas while simultaneously fighting on the home front for victory over racism.
Madera Club House
2055 E Quail Crossing Blvd
Sahuarita, AZ 85614
The talk will be in the
Silver Room and will be
45 minutes in length.
by a Q&A session
Then the 12 minute prize winning film
“Kay Smith Paints the Red Tails” will conclude the talk.