Rollin' Along

Schrum, Nelia
January 2010
PN;Jan2010, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p60
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival hosted by the South Texas Veterans Health Care System in San Antonio, Texas. It states that the event uses the creative art to help veterans recover from and cope with physical and emotional disabilities. It mentions that the competition included 50 art categories that range from oil painting to leatherwork to paint-by number kits. In addition, 120 categories for music, dance, drama and creative writing. INSET: High Achievers.


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