The Young Artist Highlight section features our young participants who have used the creative or performing arts to cope with their illness, or the illness of a sibling, and have participated in our programs.

A year ago, Luciana was having painful headaches when they found a tumor in her cerebellum. After three surgeries, Luciana struggles with her balance and has difficulty walking. Just recently, they found that her tumor had grown back and she will be receiving chemotherapy in the coming weeks. Her family is positive as Luciana begins treatment and hopes that she shares her art with others as she spends time in the hospital. ArtWorks is delighted to reintroduce Luciana, age 12, as our October Young Artist Highlight! We first met her […]