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Art of Recovery

A huge thank you to everyone who supported our annual exhibit of art by individuals with mental illness. And a giant round of applause to Gabriel and Scarlett Pons of PONSHOP Studio and Gallery! They provide so much more than a place to hang our work--they also give us unconditional support, break stigmas, and go…
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Call for Artists

Opening Reception: Friday, May 3 Deadline for Entries: Monday, April 1 Exhibition Dates: May 3–May 27 Fredericksburg, Virginia – Rappahannock Area Community Services Board seeks entries for the 15th Annual “The Art of Recovery” exhibit. The art show features original artwork by adults with mental health challenges. The show is organized by members of Kenmore…
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A Beautiful Evening

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Art of Recovery's opening night on May 4. The evening was a wonderful celebration of the role creativity plays in the journey to recovery. And it was a powerful way to view the accomplishments of people with mental illness.  This is the 14th Art of Recovery…
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Art of Recovery

Recovery is messy, and it looks different to each person. Therapists often pack paints, brushes and canvases to bring to group sessions. When asked to paint recover, some use a bright palette to create a vision of hope. Others sketch their demons. For each, art offers a way to express the struggles that accompany mental…
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