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Eric Dean Spruth MA, ATR AKA: Vontiki

Cook County Jail Prisoners Find Freedom In Expression October 10, 1997|By James Hill, Tribune Staff Writer `Tired. I am tired of it all. Failed my mission. Wondering what went wrong. Why? Misguided conclusions and delusions. We must use this time to educate and train ourselves; for us to become better individuals. The boundaries of reality to be escaped through our fears.”- from the poem `Evolution” `I see it as a poem about why I’m here and how I need to grow from within these walls and branch out from being incarcerated,” said a crew-cut Jeff Grosch, 31, as he and eight other inmates, two guards and an art therapist, Eric Dean Spruth, sat in the recreation room of the medical and psychiatric unit at Cook County Jail recently.

Ink Therapy Alumnus Eric Dean Spruth (BFA 1990, MA 1992) helps turn negative tattoos and scars into symbols of strength and potential by Rachel Anne Buckmaster (MA 2010) Sitting quietly with paperwork in her hands, Regina waits for the final physical actions that will visibly announce her dedication to a new life. An emotional transformation, however, has already been months in the making.