The Art Gallery

 We welcome your original artwork on mental health, wellness, life-affirming and life-embracing themes.

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Welcome to the David Lawrence Center

Art Therapy Program Children Artists

“Nature’s Way”

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We proudly welcome these talented children from the DLC Art Therapy Program. Abbey, Bella, Casey, Chloe, Jamie, Jayde, Karina, Logan and Zane are using art to constructively explore their feelings, fears, and hopes. Through the creative process of artwork, they are learning valuable life skills, including conflict resolution, emotional intelligence and stress relief. Based in Southwest Florida, the David Lawrence Center provides innovative, comprehensive inpatient, outpatient, residential and community based prevention and treatment services for children and adults who experience mental health, emotional, psychological and substance abuse challenges. Click here for more information.

Introducing Oscar Anthony Azmitia

 An Inspiring Gentleman

“A Gentle Man with a Heart of Gold”

 

Known to his friends as “Anthony”, this talented, articulate artist brings his intuition, insights, intellect, empathy and humor into his artwork. This is especially evident in his humorous, erudite view of school life titled, The Fairview Kids Storyboard: A graphic tale about the adventures – and misadventures – of middle school students in the late ’80’s and ’90’s. His positive energy and spirited world view attract those around him. We are honored to showcase several of his works of art. (Double-click on images to enlarge. Double-click again to further enlarge.)

Anthony was among several NAMI of Collier County Artists whose artwork was displayed at the Old Naples Arts and Entertainment event, March 31 – April 1, 2017, hosted at Trinity-By-The-Cove Episcopal Church, Naples FL. Judging was by a committee led by Kristine and Juliana Meek from Harmon-Meek Gallery.  Congratulations to Anthony – he won Best in Show. 

If you are interested in connecting with Anthony to view more of his artwork, purchase a piece, or commission a custom work, he can be reached on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/oscaranthon) or by email: OscarAnt316@hotmail.com

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Welcome to the NAMI of Collier County, Florida

Sarah Ann Adult Drop-In Center

 “Miscellany”

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Our NAMI-Collier Artists have been busy and creative. Here’s a glimpse of some great artwork.(Double-click on images to enlarge. Double-click again to further enlarge.)

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Welcome to the Lely High School

 “What Makes Me Happy”

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Happiness is important: knowing what makes us feel good is individual and personal and we find it in different ways and in a variety of people, places and things. We are thrilled to share new artwork from a second Lely High School class. Modified Curriculum 2 Life Skills Teacher Nicole Cholka led her eight students in an inspiring art project titled, “What Makes Me Happy.” We hope these creative images will make you happy, too.(Double-click on images to enlarge. Double-click again to further enlarge.)

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Welcome to the Lely High School

 “Messages From My Heart”

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Special thanks to Life Skills teacher and Golden Apple 2014 Honoree Jacqueline Williams from Lely High School, Collier County, Florida. Jackie led her ten talented students in a creative, life-affirming art project. We are honored to welcome these very special artists to WriteOnMyMind.com.(Double-click on images to enlarge. Double-click again to further enlarge.)

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Welcome to the Potpourri

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Here we showcase artwork from our Global Community.(Double-click on images to enlarge. Double-click again to further enlarge.)

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Welcome to the NAMI of Collier County

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Thanks to the NAMI of Collier County Anything Goes: Art-From-The-Heart project team: Rosemarie Kirk, Susan Joy Smellie, LMHC, ATR, and Lisa Blount, and artists who contributed artwork to this project and inspired this website.(Double-click on images to enlarge. Double-click again to further enlarge.)

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Future: Welcome to the Global Art Gallery Slideshow.

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