MRS. HOLLY ELLIS - OIS ART TEACHER!
Art is HEALTHY! That’s right! Exercising your creativity is lots of fun and also so good for your health! Mental health benefits of art are for EVERYONE!
- Art relieves stress!
- Art helps encourage creative thinking!
- Art helps to boost self-esteem offering a sense of self-accomplishment!
- Art encourages healthy brain activity!
Essentially, creativity provides a healthy distraction from everyday stress. Art provides problem solving skills so you can come up with your own type of solutions and further stimulate your brain with creative thinking. Also, viewing and creating artwork increases empathy and critical thinking skills in everyone!