116 Photos - May 4, 2013
Photo: Project artists Colette Crutcher (left) and Aileen Barr taking the first measurements of the Hidden Garden Steps (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) to begin preparing a full-scale illustration of the ceramic-tiled step mosaic design in September 2012. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Hidden Garden Steps organizing committee members taking measurements of the Steps (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) so project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher can continue preparing a full-scale illustration of the ceramic-tiled step mosaic design in October 2012. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Hidden Garden Steps organizing committee members taking measurements of the Steps (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) so project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher can continue preparing a full-scale illustration of the ceramic-tiled step mosaic design in October 2012. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Setting up for the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Setting up for the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Setting up for the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Setting up for the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Photo: Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps design in progress at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of the artists' cartoon for the ceramic-tile steps in progress at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher, For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Refreshments at the first public tile-making workshop (Saturday, December 1, 2012, Christ Church Lutheran community hall in San Francisco's Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Signs leading to the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Project artists Aileen Barr (left) and Colette Crutcher setting up for the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Food set-up at the 2nd public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of completed ceramic-tile steps to be placed at the top of the Hidden Garden Steps (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of completed ceramic-tile steps to be placed at the top of the Hidden Garden Steps (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of completed ceramic-tile steps to be placed at the top of the Hidden Garden Steps (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of completed ceramic-tile steps to be placed at the top of the Hidden Garden Steps (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Hidden Garden Steps project artists Colette Crutcher and Aileen Barr (center) with family whose tile is on display at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Community participants at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Hidden Garden Steps supporter/volunteer/videographer Sherry Boschert at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Four ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of ceramic-tile steps in progress at the second public tile-making workshop (Saturday, March 23, 2013, St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District) for the Hidden Garden Steps project (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists: Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher. For more information about the project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Setting up the first display of 110 steps completed by project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher for the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Setting up the first display of 110 steps completed by project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher for the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: First time anyone saw 110 of the finished steps by project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher for the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. (Lower right-hand side: sections not yet completed.) For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: First time anyone saw 110 of the finished steps by project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher for the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. (Lower right-hand side: sections not yet completed.) For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: First time anyone saw 110 of the finished steps by project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher for the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. (Lower right-hand side: sections not yet completed.) For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: First time anyone saw 110 of the finished steps by project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher for the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Details of completed ceramic-tile steps to be placed at the top of the Hidden Garden Steps (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets) in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District; project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher have, since this photograph was taken, completed this section as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed onsite. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: The Diablo Fairy Lantern will extend down the second and third flights on the top third of the Steps, to the left of the fern and Foxglove. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the Diablo Fairy Lantern as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of the Diablo Fairy Lantern, which will extend down the second and third flights on the top third of the Steps, to the left of the fern and Foxglove. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the Diablo Fairy Lantern as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of the Diablo Fairy Lantern, which will extend down the second and third flights on the top third of the Steps, to the left of the fern and Foxglove. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the Diablo Fairy Lantern as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of the bottom half of the Diablo Fairy Lantern, which will extend down the second and third flights on the top third of the Steps, to the left of the fern and Foxglove. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the Diablo Fairy Lantern as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of the bottom half of the Diablo Fairy Lantern, which will extend down the second and third flights on the top third of the Steps, to the left of the fern and Foxglove. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the Diablo Fairy Lantern as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: The 14-step Passion Flower, designated as "The Gratitude Element" on the Steps to honor key community partners who supported the Hidden Garden Steps through donations of materials and services, will extend above and below the large landing on the top third of the Steps that separates the fifth and sixth flights of stairs. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the Passion Flower as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of the top half of the 14-step Passion Flower, designated as "The Gratitude Element" on the Steps to honor key community partners who supported the Hidden Garden Steps through donations of materials and services. This section will be directly above the large landing on the top third of the Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the Passion Flower as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of the bottom half of the 14-step Passion Flower, designated as "The Gratitude Element" on the Steps to honor key community partners who supported the Hidden Garden Steps through donations of materials and services. This section will be directly below the large landing on the top third of the Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the Passion Flower as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: The 26-step salamander, above the butterfly and to the left of the Passion Flower ("The Gratitude Element"). The salamander will begin on the fourth flight from the top and extend, beyond the curve in the Steps, onto the sixth flight, directly below the large landing. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the salamander as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Top portion of the 26-step salamander, which will begin on the fourth flight from the top and extend, beyond the curve in the Steps, onto the sixth flight, directly below the large landing. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the salamander as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Top portion of the 26-step salamander, which will begin on the fourth flight from the top and extend, beyond the curve in the Steps, onto the sixth flight, directly below the large landing. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the salamander as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Top portion of the 26-step salamander, which will begin on the fourth flight from the top and extend, beyond the curve in the Steps, onto the sixth flight, directly below the large landing. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed the salamander as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: The 26-step salamander (top half of photograph), which will begin on the fourth flight from the top of the Hidden Garden Steps and extend, beyond the curve in the Steps, onto the sixth flight, directly below the large landing. The mosaic continues with the butterfly, California poppy, and dandelion. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed these elements as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: The 26-step salamander (top half of photograph), which will begin on the fourth flight from the top of the Hidden Garden Steps and extend, beyond the curve in the Steps, onto the sixth flight, directly below the large landing. The mosaic continues with the butterfly, California poppy, and dandelion. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed these elements as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Tiburon Mariposa, bees, and other elements on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this element as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Tiburon Mariposa and one of the bees, on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this element as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of the Tiburon Mariposa and one of the bees, on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this element as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of bee, on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this element as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of bee, on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this element as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of bee below the Tiburon Mariposa, on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this element as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Colette Crutcher (who with Aileen Barr has designed and is creating the 148-step Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic) making minor repairs to a section of the artwork that will be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Colette Crutcher (who with Aileen Barr has designed and is creating the 148-step Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic) making minor repairs to a section of the artwork that will be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Colette Crutcher (who with Aileen Barr has designed and is creating the 148-step Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic) making minor repairs to a section of the artwork that will be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Colette Crutcher (who with Aileen Barr has designed and is creating the 148-step Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic) making minor repairs to a section of the artwork that will be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: artist Colette Crutcher (on the extreme right-hand side of the photograph) making minor repairs to a section of the artwork that she and Aileen Barr have designed and are creating for installation on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: artist Colette Crutcher (on the left-hand side of the photograph) making minor repairs to a section of the artwork that she and Aileen Barr have designed and are creating for installation on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of foxglove, on the third flight of stairs from the top of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the top third of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the top third of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of California Poppy and dandelion, on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed these elements as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of dandelion, on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this element as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of dandelion, on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this element as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of dandelion and other elements, on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail on the third large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of butterfly on the fourth large flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail from third flight of stairs from the bottom of the Hidden Garden Steps. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher completed this as part of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Detail of the mosaic in progress. Project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher are working on this section of the 148-step mosaic to be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Artist Colette Crutcher (center) helping donors add their names to a ceramic-tile element-in-progress for the 148-step mosaic that she and Aileen Barr have designed and are creating for installation on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Preparing to add a name to a ceramic-tile element-in-progress for the 148-step mosaic that project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher have designed and are creating for installation on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Hidden Garden Steps project artists Aileen Barr (left) and Colette Crutcher (right) working next to donors who are adding their names to a ceramic-tile element-in-progress for the 148-step mosaic that will be installed on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: members of a family adding their names to a ceramic-tile element-in-progress for the 148-step mosaic that project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher have designed and are creating for installation on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Saturday, July 20, 2013 Hidden Garden Steps ceramic-tile mosaic preview at St. John of God community hall in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District: Using prepared letters to add names to a ceramic-tile element-in-progress for the 148-step mosaic that project artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher have designed and are creating for installation on 16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco. For more information about the Hidden Garden Steps project, please visit http://hiddengardensteps.org.Photo: Juxtaposition of artists Aileen Barr and Colette Crutcher's original watercolor rendition (right) and composite photograph (left) taken onsite of the individual risers on the top third of the Hidden Garden Steps (16th Avenue, between Kirkham and Lawton streets in San Francisco's Inner Sunset District); four years after the project began, the consistency between the artists' original vision and the completed mosaic is clearly on display.

A virtual top-to-bottom, step-by-step tour of the mosaic is being added to the Hidden Garden Steps website by project organizing committee members Liz McLoughlin (webmaster) and Gilbert Johnson (photographer): http://hiddengardensteps.org/Tile_placement.html

For more information about the gardens and the 148-step ceramic-tile mosaic completed by Barr and Crutcher, please visit our website (http://hiddengardensteps.org), view links about the project from our Scoopit! site (http://www.scoop.it/t/hidden-garden-steps), or follow our social media presence on Twitter (https://twitter.com/GardenSteps), Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hidden-Garden-Steps/288064457924739) and many others.