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Diabetic Artists


Diabetic Artists

Are you an artist of any kind, or an art enthusiast? Has chronic illness influenced your imagery or perception of art? Post your work here for all of us to see!

Members: 186
Latest Activity: Jan 12

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Started by beth. Last reply by Eric Nov 17, 2014. 72 Replies

Creating a graphic novel

Started by Cherise. Last reply by jen Mar 12, 2014. 4 Replies

My pastel portraits

Started by kev1971. Last reply by Eric Oct 30, 2013. 4 Replies

lets get some activity in this group!

Started by andrea. Last reply by Cherise Feb 21, 2013. 6 Replies

Art Share beginning Sept. 12th

Started by beth. Last reply by Eric May 2, 2012. 19 Replies

lets get some activity in this group!

Started by andrea. Last reply by Frank Kwiatkowski Jul 9, 2011. 1 Reply

I'm a Writer

Started by Marps. Last reply by Marps Aug 4, 2009. 2 Replies

if you have type I, please read

Started by Rachel. Last reply by Marps Jun 5, 2009. 1 Reply

I love to embroider

Started by Flavia. Last reply by lev Mar 11, 2009. 9 Replies

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Comment by Linda G on September 27, 2010 at 5:37pm
Welcome Suzanne....

Comment by Linda G on August 30, 2010 at 7:19pm
Welcome Paul!!

Comment by Pastelpainter on August 23, 2010 at 11:54pm
I feel good today, haven't finished any paintings lately, but took one in to the framers for the shows coming up in October. Still trying to get my act together after being diagnosed.
Comment by Linda G on August 23, 2010 at 1:27pm
Welcome Abbey!

Comment by smidgen on August 3, 2010 at 11:39am
This is some of my artwork that I have just finished:

Thanks for your support!
Comment by Linda G on August 1, 2010 at 1:11am
Welcome Jas.....

Comment by Linda G on July 30, 2010 at 7:19am
Welcome to the rabble jackson!!

Comment by MikeyType1 on July 25, 2010 at 12:16pm
I'm glad I found this group. Now I have to find some art/photos/writings to share.
Comment by Linda G on July 25, 2010 at 12:13pm
Welcome to the studio Mikey!

Comment by Linda G on July 13, 2010 at 11:50pm
Welcome Denise!


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Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, Editor, has type 1)

Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, has LADA)

Emily Coles (Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)


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