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The Daily Mail identified her boyfriend as Michael Swift, who is listed as a freshman from Memphis on Clemson’s soccer team roster. Strictly because of skin color,” the Go Fund Me page said.
Dowdle’s father, Bill Dowdle, told the NY Daily News that her dating a black man was not his “preference” because of issues with biracial dating in the South.
In 2001 Jim and Enesco entered an agreement to create Heartwood Creek by Jim Shore, the line of folk-art inspired accessories that has brought him world-wide fame.
While working with Enesco Jim perfected his unique style, combining elements of folk art with a vibrant color pallet applied to traditional themes.
I collect quilts dating back over 150 years and when I look at the level of skill and creativity I am constantly amazed.
He also said “it was never about race” but rather that his daughter started dating him in secret.
Allie Dowdle said she and Swift saw each other discretely for a year, but that they both approached her parents about a month ago.
In fact, the demands of managing Designs Americana made it difficult for Jim to concentrate on his art.
"I needed to focus exclusively on the creative and artistic elements of my work, and that meant finding the right business partner to handle the three piece suit side of the things." There was no better partner than Enesco, a worldwide leader in marketing gifts, collectibles and decorative accessories.