Our son Connor always loved and cared for young children, and he loved most things creative: making art, scripting movies, building with Legos, writing stories, drawing. Bringing healing to children rescued from slavery just made sense. So we kept doing it. You may not have ever lost a child, but you can make a difference in the life of one. Help us sing Connor’s Song.
Art Feeds is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that exists to mobilize creative healing and encourage creative development. We are a Mobile Arts Center and community of individuals dedicated to the growth and healing of children through art.
My time at the Art Center in Ghana this past month as art intern was a great experience. I’ve known the children at the Care Center there for awhile, but this was an opportunity to really get to know who they are as individuals and to see what kind of art they are interested in. [...]
So this past week I had the kids do a drawing exercise and sketch the second half to photographs of different people’s faces. They really took to this. I hadn’t expected the reaction I got. The TAL kids love sketching, just as I did as a kid, and the embraced the opportunity to either try [...]