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.

Pictured from left to right: Young Artist Felicia, ArtWorks Teaching Artist Deborah Dawson, Young Artist Hillary and Child Life Specialist Suzanne Hurwitz from IWD. December’s #YoungArtistHighlight features twins, Felicia and Hillary, age 23 from the Initiative for Women with Disabilities! Felicia and Hillary first became involved with ArtWorks this year! They have participated in the Laser Painting Program facilitated by ArtWorks Teaching Artist, Deborah Dawson. The Laser Painting Program allows Young Artists with limited mobility and medical issues the ability to create their own original abstract paintings on canvas through the use of […]