6 July 2020

Painting your troubles away

During COVID-19, the Arcare Burnside community started a painting group.

Painting is a great way to communicate self expression, thoughts and feelings, and during times like these, it can be highly therapeutic to work out any stress, anxiety and uncertainty on a page or canvas.

“I love the paining sessions!” Client, Mirko said, “When I am doing my paintings, I feel like I am in different world.”

The clients at Arcare Burnside have found the painting group to be highly entertaining and a great escape from everything going on in the world right now.

“When I paint, I forget all about my worries, as I am too busy focusing on the task at hand.” Client, Emanuele said.

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