Empty bowls painter has a lifetime of practice
GRAVES COUNTY, Ky.— Next month, the federal government is set to decrease food stamp benefits for about 47 million Americans. As people across the nation begin to worry about how they'll feed their families, a local county is coming together to battle back against hunger. A local painter is pitched in, and bringing a personal touch along with a lifetime of practice to the table.
She has the tools and a canvas that's a little rounder than usual, but what makes Helen LaFrance different is her hands. They have held brushes for longer than most of us have been alive. "I'm 94 and growing," she said.