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Inspiring Courage Through Creativity

Arts For Life is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting people facing serious illnesses and disabilities. By providing educational art programs, we enrich patients’ lives, nurture their minds and spirits, and encourage positive healthcare experiences for children and their families. Arts For Life helps children in four cities across North Carolina.

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Artist Spotlight

Exploring the World: by Train, by Plane, by…Superhero?!

For most of us, summer, with its long sunny days and laid-back schedule, is the time of relaxation, exploration, travel and adventure. For many of the kids and families at our hospital art tables, however, a summertime vacation is not always possible.  That’s why in July and August, we are bringing exploration and adventure to […]

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Local Color! in Durham

Thursday, Oct 6 | 6-9 pm

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Rise & SHINE! in Charlotte

Thursday, Oct 13 | 7:30-9 am

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Season’s Greeting (Cards) from Arts For Life!

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Lesson: Local Map Doodles

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