Karen May Sorensen is astounding. She is an artist, living with schizoaffective disorder for the past twenty years, and has produced an amazing body of work. I've got to say I'm a little bit biased when it comes to Karen's work as it reminds me of all my favourite art - folk art, outsider art, … Continue reading Karen May Sorensen.
"Art Therapy Without Borders, Inc., is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit incorporation organized exclusively for charitable, educational, and networking purposes to promote, develop, and support international art therapy initiatives and the work of art therapists worldwide. ATWB was founded in April 2010 to meet the need for an organization dedicated to a global art therapy … Continue reading Art Therapy Without Borders, Inc.
Start in Manchester is an NHS mental health organisation with a bit of a twist. They are an art in mental health organisation, nationally recognised as a leader in its field, who offer therapeutic services based on the experience of creativity. Through art and gardening courses the team help to "maintain mental wellbeing, develop coping … Continue reading Start in Manchester.
Brain not up for a well-considered write up so for today's entry we'll have a lot of Louis. Louis Wain. Both mental* and not. *Don't tell me off for the use of this word. I favour it and am not using it in a derogatory manner. I stole images from all over the place to … Continue reading Friday Wainfest.