Global Recognition for Iris Grace

Paintings by Iris Grace, a 5 year old with an extraordinary talent to express herself through painting.  She is Autistic and is only just starting to talk but is able to paint in a style far beyond her years.  We wanted to share her art to raise awareness of her condition and inspire other families in similar situations to ours.  Autism is currently affecting around 100,000 children in the UK and these numbers are rising.In the summer of 2013 Iris’s story was published Globally in 227 different countries and over 4 million people visited her site with now over 143 thousand following her adventures on Facebook.  She has sold paintings to private art collectors here in the UK and all over the world, in Europe, America, South America and Asia.

All profits from the sales of her art go towards more art materials and her on going private therapists – Occupational therapy, speech therapy, Yoga, Music therapy and her future.
 Iris Grace

A Portrait of an Artist

http://edition.cnn.com/video/api/embed.html#/video/world/2014/10/13/imagine-a-world-iris-painting-autism-art-halmshaw.cnn

 

465 thoughts on “

  1. Such beautiful work. It touches my soul, for want of a better term, in ways I honestly can’t articulate. Her work makes me feel calm and serene. Best always to Iris.

  2. she is an inspiration, looking at this amazing painting and the circumstances behind it makes my troubles in life seem so insignificant.
    I will be sharing this with my 11 year old daughter.

  3. Fantastic! Iris, So pretty girl, You’re awesome! I wanna buy this pics. Really beautiful and This is so nice to me. I can’t talk this feeling. I’m not good at English. But I’m really touched

  4. What an adventure! – a beautiful mind, compassionate friendship and…. Parents loving and caring who make all this possible.

    Keep on adventuring, paint the world, share it with the world and most of all – make the fullest of your lifes with what joy that may come. :)

    Hugs’n’wheels

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