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Sororité

This costume represents painful chronic eczema. Pain although very real and physical, can sometimes be linked to our repressed emotions. The woman who inspired this costume came to realise that…

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Something Soothing

Fear and anxiety sends the nervous system into fight or flight. This directly affects physical pain. The pain is not, ‘in your head’, but soothing your nervous system and slowing…

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Mexican Hummingbird

“A Mexican Thalasinus Hummingbird. To me, it shows the expression of Freedom. The freedom to fly, spread one’s wings. Something that everyone who is living with chronic pain wishes they…

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The Elephant in the Room

Credit: Helen Wright It can be difficult for non-sufferers to appreciate the impact chronic pain can have on an individual’s outlook on life. This drawing tries to empathise with those…

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A Way Through

Watercolour Jaqueline Hopkins www.hop-art.co.uk A Way Through featured as the top prize in our first fundraising raffle. It is no surprise that we raised a significant amount and there were…

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Trapped

Professional Musician Alex Hammond was our very first commission for Something Chronic. We were positive that a drum solo could express the unremitting experience of Chronic pain and that Alex…

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Warrior

This biker chic, Viking warrior is a true pain hero. This costume only partly represents the truth of living with Osteoarthritis but takes inspiration from the strength of mind and…

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Solo Tango

This costume attempts to reveal the invisible nature of Founding Trustee Kate’s neuropathic pain. Neuropathic pain is the constant firing of pain signals to the brain after an original injury,…

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