all work © Carolyn Kay Chema, 2019

Book Illustration, 2018

Facing Dayton: Neighborhood Narratives, 

7" x 7"

Layout design and typography by Misty Thomas-Trout

All illustrations for interior and cover comprised of historical and contemporary photography, maps, and found objects in and around the Dayton area.

The Facing Project is a community story-telling project that intends to bring awareness about human rights issues and assets of a community to inspire social action. The non-profit started in 2011 in Muncie Indiana and now has several community partners across the country and offices in five cities in Indiana and Georgia. Community partners include city and county agencies, colleges and universities.

With the generous support of the University of Dayton Department of Art + Design, University of Dayton Fitz Center and The Facing Project.