Black clouds. A mother crying for her son, baby, and sister. Drawing by Syrian girl, age 13. This girl lost 3 family members and created this piece in an art therapy inspired session for dealing with loss.
Yellow Brick Road Rough Terrain, collaborative piece
The piece I chose to work on in the Half Baked Art Collaboration is named Yellow Brick Road in Rough Terrain. When I first saw it I was reminded of The Wizard of Oz. I learned that many refugees in those camps arrived as young adults and ended up as grandparents without ever leaving the […]
Yellow Brick Road Rough Terrain, original
Member of the My Start Art Collective Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya
Silver Specks, collaborative piece
The piece that I chose to work with on this collaborative art project is Silver Specks. It depicts what appears to be a brightly colored road, dotted with silver, leading out of a brown, wasted, barren landscape. As I scrolled through the collection of art pieces made at the Kakuma Refugee Camp, I came across […]