Check out these gorgeous shells! It is hard to believe that they are oyster shells. One thing is true and that is that this is no game but they are now pieces of art (3 fish and a turtle)!!!
Nicely done flowerpot. This little flowerpot has become a multi-use item. It can not only be used as a flowerpot but it can be a pencil holder or just a work of art...but wait it is also a message board so you can put cheerful messages on it as well!
A few veterans were inspired to paint similar subjects using a some of the techniques they learned while participating in our sessions. The results are moving, thought provoking, an remarkable!
We had a fun and exciting time participating in this year's Family Health Expo. There was truly something for everyone...music, food, and fun for all ages. The weather was great for Northeast Florida and the bugs were no where in sight. Helping Through The Arts was is the Kids Zone and the kids were excited to paint with us. It was fun to see how excited they were after finishing an art project. What a boost to their confidence level! We also had a visit from everyone's favorite aunt: Ant DivaMo!!!!! Here are a few paintings from the Expo:
Face Masks are Required (Covid-19 guidelines)
We are excited to annouce our first veteran's art popup for 2021! We are partnering with the Veteran's Center on February 26th in honor of Black History Month. Location is the The Wall area at the LaVilla Center 531 Union Street Downtown Jacksonville, Florida 10am -1pm. Come out and join us for some creative fun. **Free for Veteran's and their Family***
After providing therapeutic art sessions to veterans for several years we established Helping Through The Arts Inc. We believe art-based mentorship program can strengthen our communities as we help each other.