Imagine! Helps Longmont Man with Disabilities Find Hidden Talent

By Karen Antonacci, Longmont Times-Call, May 5, 2018

Ian Markiewicz works on a water and acrylic painting at Imagine! [Photo by Lewis Geyer, Staff Photographer for the Times-Call]

 

Ian Markiewicz can’t wait to put on his goggles and yellow full-body suit and spray some paint on a canvas, creating surreal, nebula-like abstract art.

Markiewicz, 30, is a client at Imagine!, a Longmont, Colorado, nonprofit organization that helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities be a part of the local community.

He struck upon painting as his preferred form of self-expression because his art teacher at Imagine!, Erin Schram, had the clients experiment with different art forms and media.

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