The Art of Recovery

In Sexual Assault Awareness on May 11, 2011 at 9:27 am

One of our partner agencies in the community, Rappahannock Area Community Services Board (RACSB) is pleased to announce the Seventh Annual “The Art of Recovery” art show which opened last Friday at The PONSHOP Studio and Gallery located at 712 Caroline Street in downtown Fredericksburg. The exhibit features original artwork of adults with mental illness. The show is organized by members of Kenmore Club, a psychosocial rehabilitation program operated by RACSB. The exhibit coincides with National Mental Health Month and will be on display through May 29, 2011. The PONSHOP Studio and Gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5:00 p.m. A small traveling exhibit will be on display at the Walkerton Tavern from June 2-10, 2011. Walkerton Tavern is located at 2892 Mountain Road, Glen Allen, Virginia 23060. Their hours of operation are Monday through Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. and Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The traveling exhibit is being coordinated with the Henrico Area Mental Health and Developmental Services Board. “The Art of Recovery” show will feature approximately 35 pieces representing several art mediums. Artwork includes original drawings, paintings, three-dimensional artwork (sculpture), textiles, and mixed media. A number of the pieces will be available for purchase.


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