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Make (Adults with Support)

Unlocking Precious Memories Through Painting

"I feel so good painting and thinking about memories from my holiday."

Reachout member Kirstin recently painted a detailed image of a P&O ferry, bringing back fond memories of holiday trips to France with her parents.

While working on the painting, titled "My French Holiday" (acrylic on paper), Kirsten experienced joy as she reminisced about past holidays and the happy memories created with her family. She recalled one particularly hot day when she not only had to sit in the shade, but her cream also had melted in the heat, which meant a trip to buy more.

Thank you to Kirstin for allowing us to share her painting, which is a beautiful example of how art has the power to unlock memories, allowing individuals to relive cherished moments and emotions from their past.

Through the act of creating art, people can reconnect with personal experiences, transforming them into visual expressions of nostalgia and happiness!



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