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The Courage And Influence Of Children

The Courage And Influence Of Children

Art therapy, or utilizing art and materials to express one’s thoughts, feelings and emotions through creative processes, can be especially beneficial for children and adolescents. Anyone can use art therapy to explore and manage emotional states, and it is helpful to children who may not yet be able to, or might not prefer to, communicate about issues that may be more readily expressed through various mediums. There is no right or wrong answer in art therapy, and it can be used in conjunction with or without other therapies to address a range of conditions, emotions and everyday concerns. One great example of how… read more

Paper Brought To Life

Paper Brought To Life

Paper was invented in China and the fine art of paper crafting has long been a revered form of meticulous design. Elsa Mora is an artist who works with paper as a medium. Her cut paper art sculptures are incredible. Her work is part papercutting art, part sculpture, and her talent and imagination come through in the whimsical and creative work. Using glue and paper, the detailed cut images seem to come to life. Some pieces are playful while some are on the verge of being a bit provocative. Many are quite contemplative, and all are hard to believe that they… read more