by Sheila Dunn

by: Sheila Dunn

by Kristen Eisenbraun

by: Kristen Eisenbraun

by Brooke Walker Knoblich

by: Brooke Walker-Knoblich

by Ella Eland

by: Ella Eland

Welcome to
Portrait Connection!

 

We are uniting the arts with children’s health to deliver fine art portraits that provide a sanctuary of peace for families struggling with childhood illness.

Do you know a child facing a serious medical situation?

Do you know an artist needing a career spark?

 

Be a part of the Arts in Healthcare movement.

Welcome to
Portrait Connection!

 

We are uniting the arts with children’s health to deliver fine art portraits that provide a sanctuary of peace for families struggling with childhood illness.

by Sheila Dunn

by: Sheila Dunn

by Kristen Eisenbraun

by: Kristen Eisenbraun

by Brooke Walker Knoblich

by: Brooke Walker-Knoblich

by Ella Eland

by: Ella Eland

Do you know a child facing a serious medical situation?

Do you know an artist needing a career spark?

Be a part of the Artist in Healthcare movement, today.

Inaugural Event a Great Success!

Artists Presented 14 Portraits to Families

Layor Art + Supply | Bend, Oregon

Thank you to the artists, families, sponsors and partners who helped to make Portrait Connection’s first art event an incredible evening to remember!

Event Gallery

Portrait Gallery

Families

Families struggling with childhood illness are nominated by relatives, friends or community members to receive a fine art portrait of their special child, capturing a moment of joy during difficult times.

Artists

Artists apply to become partners with Portrait Connection, where they can be paired with a special child. Once selected, an artist will create a commissioned fine art portrait of the child that will be gifted to the family.

Friends

Community members are encouraged to become involved with Portrait Connection and support the mission by nominating a family, volunteering or donating to support community arts and healthcare.

Families

Families struggling with childhood illness are nominated by relatives, friends or community members to receive a fine art portrait of their special child, capturing a moment of joy during difficult times.

Artists

Artists apply to become partners with Portrait Connection, where they can be paired with a special child. Once selected, an artist will create a commissioned fine art portrait of the child that will be gifted to the family.

Friends

Community members are encouraged to become involved with Portrait Connection and support the mission by nominating a family, volunteering or donating to support community arts and healthcare.

by Ella Eland

by: Ella Eland

by Brooke Walker Knoblich

by: Brooke Walker-Knoblich

by Kelly Thiel

by: Kelly Thiel

Portrait Connection unites children’s health with the arts in a meaningful way.

Together with our partners, we gift fine art portraits to the families of children struggling with serious health conditions. Artists are commissioned to paint personalized portraits, each one capturing the personality of a child.

You can become involved by supporting children's health and the arts today!

Volunteer Opportunities

Join our volunteer team today and help unite children's health with the arts! Portrait Connection is always looking for volunteers to assist with portrait delivery and bring a spark of joy to a special family. Contact Portrait Connection to learn more about our various volunteer opportunities!