Monday, January 30, 2012
This project was very exciting for me--I was commissioned to create a series of 22 colorful bird platters and the work was placed in each room of the children's hospital. Studies support the idea that representational art depicting nature can have a beneficial effect on patients experiencing stress and anxiety. I just love the idea of each room and each child having its own little birdie. I don't need any studies to confirm this to me, just that the kids are liking them and enjoying them is what is important! This project was for Park Nicollet Health Services, St. Louis Park, MN. The art was handled by Dreblow Fine Art Associates. Mary Dreblow is a joy to work with. Here are just a few...