Drawing for dementia
Classes that bring art ‘to life’ for residents at a Hastings care home can continue thanks to further funding from the Big Lottery Fund.
My Virtual Dementia Bus Trip
Experience what dementia might be like! It says on the side of the bus. I run Drawing Life – drawing classes for people who live with dementia. Naturally I do my best to communicate with people at my classes in a kind and understanding way, and if I can do better so much the better.
Life-drawings at Hastings Arts Forum
Dementia is a barrier that cruelly cuts the sufferer off from their family and friends. But various forms of artistic expression have been shown to provide welcome channels of communication, as Judy Parkinson has found with the Drawing Life classes she runs at Hastings Court Care Home.
Life drawings exhibition by Hastings dementia residents
An exhibition of life drawings by people with dementia will be open at a care home from Saturday (December 19th, 2015).