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In 2009, my family and I took our first trip to Greenbelt. We didn't just *go* to Greenbelt, we DID GREENBELT.
A group of friends came along and joined us as we modeled our unique articulations of community and playful collaboration. Before we went, the festival had seemed to us to be a bit enigmatic, shrouded 'neath an imaginary cloud of the "over the pond" aloofness, or something. With all accommodations coordinated, we made the trek and found ourselves surrounded by some rich characters there, both festival-goers and staffers. One conversation we had with a long-time festival-attender articulated our sentiment ex-ACT-ly:
He had spent a good portion of his life wondering if he was alone in this pursuit of fierce, inclusive freedom - his own faith…Continue
and it made me wonder if there were more instruments out there that are a) fun to make, b) made of cheap or free materials and c) neat sounding. Would you help me find some?