We deeply appreciate the generosity of the individuals, corporations, foundations and agencies that have contributed to Escape to Create.

The gift of housing is essential to sustain our residencies and programs. We gratefully thank our Artist Sponsors and Hosts:

  • Lace Archibald & Mark Wey
  • Fred & Linda Buehler
  • Jennifer Causing
  • Robert, Daryl & Micah Davis Family
  • Bill & Heavenly Dawson
  • James & Linda Dixon
  • David & Marsha Dowler
  • Greg & Jennifer Duncan
  • Jack & Karen Holland
  • Lynn & Randy Kurtz
  • Buz & Sue Livingston
  • David & Kent Magee
  • Gerald & Bridey Meineke
  • Rick & Cannon Montague
  • Ed & Cathy Toole
  • Bert & Sue Trucksess
  • Peter Waander

Your contribution directly supports artist residencies, educational outreach, and cultural programs found exclusively in the Florida Panhandle.



These gifts, sponsorships, and grants support our residencies, a wide range of programs and educational outreach. We are grateful to our supporters for their help in funding these innovative programs and community service.

Founder’s circle - $5,000 and above
Robert and Daryl Davis
Pegasus Bank

Benefactor - $2,500 - $4,999
Gregory and Jennifer Duncan
Fred Labatt
Robert and Barbara Orth

Patron - $1,000 - $2,499
Ben Cowen
Jane Crews
Jean M. Murphy
Davis and Phyllis Scruggs

Partner  - $500 - $999
Jerry Anderson/Sandi Fiske
Bruce and Diana Adams
In Memory of Eugene Crews
Fidelity Charitable Fund
Nancy Holmes
Buzz and Sue Livingston
Geri Malone
Rick and Cannon Montague
Rod and Joyce Wilson

Supporter - $250 to $499
Susan Bauer
Sally Bokal
Scott Bruns
Jack Davis
Rick and Helen Gordon
Marsha Grumbo
Tom and Melanie Hansbrough
Robert and Mary Beth Irwin
Andy and Nancy Isakson
Cynthia Lais
Glenn Seawell
Susan Templeton
Cheryl Troxel/Jeffrey Nablo
John and Stephanie Tyworth

Friend - up to $249
Ed Cloos
Robert and Cynthia Conlon
Jane N. Davis
Nellie DeBruyn
Chris and Tracey Gonsoulin
Suellen Hudson
Sherry Londe
Lynn Nesmith