Tag: artists

For the Love of Art and Each Other

Late-blooming love finds Kingsley Manor residents Mia and Sheldon Art and love always seem to go together – in literature, paintings, music and for artistic couples like Kingsley Manor’s Mia and Sheldon.  Five years ago, Mia was a new resident at the Hollywood retirement community. She enjoyed a 50-year career as a commercial artist and

Read more

Creativity Under Quarantine at Claremont Manor

The creative process brings enjoyment, discovery, and self-expression to people of all ages. During the pandemic, creative projects such as painting, sewing, and writing poems have been especially important to older adults who want to maintain engagement while staying safer at home. Benefits include the potential to increase motor skills and coordination, enhance cognitive abilities,

Read more