By Elizabeth Brannon
Ty Sanford is a Flower Mound resident who is also an artist, a psychologist, a successful businesswoman and an empathic, supplying soul with a passion to assist kids.
Ty places appreciate and emotion into her art since in the end, her art is all about helping ill small children.
Ty owns two nearby corporations, and every small business is concentrated on supporting persons with hair reduction. She has no personalized encounter with hair reduction, but she feels known as to give from the heart. Both of those of her organizations also help persons with self-esteem and with high-quality of existence mainly because no 1 likes the stigma of deficiency of hair.
Tresses of Care, tressesofcare.org is a non-financial gain that gives non-surgical, all-natural hair answers for youngsters at no expense. With a hairpiece, children suffering from cancer can practical experience a respite from every little thing that has modified in their life and can truly feel additional like their regular selves whilst wearing the wig. Tresses of Care accepts insurance and Ty does the liaison operate with the insurance policy companies on behalf of the young children. There are so many financial difficulties for households and these wigs are a health care and psychological necessity. Ty stated the spirits of the kids soar when they get their wigs.
Legacy Lace Wigs (LLC), legacylacewigs.com is targeted on grown ups and devoted to assisting protect the elegance folks had been born with. Ty claims, “there is anything specific about the ability of hair. It can recover your soul and give you a purpose to stay.”
Prior to COVID, income from Legacy Lace Wigs assisted fund Tresses of Care, but Legacy could no lengthier fund Tresses. Ty preferred to do a fundraiser for Tresses of Treatment, but in its place, commenced to self-fund the organization. Wigs for little ones value $1500 and past for three several years. Ty speedily realized she desired a further way to fund her non-financial gain.
All over the COVID lockdown, Ty was developing art for her possess satisfaction, but as persons discovered Ty’s operates of artwork, they commenced to invest in and fee art from her. At that level, Ty’s artwork right grew to become element of the accomplishment of Tresses of Care and authorized her to carry on to serve young children in want.
A sample of Ty’s will work of art are at present on screen at the Town of Flower Mound City Corridor Artwork Wall. Ty can make liberal use of lively colour and employs all mediums including crystals and rocks in her will work to support generate therapeutic things and power. Ty’s is effective radiate an remarkable joy and pleasure. No two functions are at any time the exact same, and artwork lovers and supporters of the non-revenue can commission Ty to develop regardless of what artwork is needed.
Ty’s artwork sold out straight away on Etsy and she is on a break from Esty just to be able to produce much more accessible performs. You can also see her will work on Fb at fb.com/tressesofcare. Her art is now paired up specifically with the youngsters who have to have wigs, as all artwork income aid the buy of the wigs.
Due to the fact Ty has offered out of her artwork get the job done rapidly and continues to take pleasure in strong income of her art, she no longer wants donations or revenue from Legacy to fund Tresses of Care. Gross sales of her art make Ty happy and she hopes the individuals who buy are equally joyful with the art and the conclude result of the sale. If you donate to Tresses, you can have a piece of artwork.
For people intrigued in learning additional about the wigs and how the system operates – from picking out coloration, texture and length of hair to the real developing of the wig in the Uk – search at Ty’s Facebook site. The wigs are created of human hair and all are hand tied. Immediately after the wig is made, a stylist basically kinds the wig. Ty follows up with every single little one at the close of the 12 months, also at no cost to the spouse and children.
Ty appreciates the assistance she receives from her spouse, Legacy Salons, Michaels, Hobby Lobby and all the supporters who invest in her art. Her art ranges from little to massive pieces and charges. In the joy of building upbeat functions of artwork, Ty is doubly blessed. She creates and sends stunning will work out into the environment and then assists comfort and ease and mend kids. We salute Ty for her skills and her generosity.
Art Views –“Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your present again to God.” — Leo Buscaglia
Elizabeth Brannon serves on the Flower Mound Cultural Arts Fee.