Using a walker can be a form of art and positivity when it inspires you to decorate and embellish this instrument of mobility to express yourself.
Beyond the personal, design draws attention from others. Yes, they’ll smile – but perhaps also pause to think for a moment about what it’s like to use a walker and see the real person behind it.
So walker art is not just fun, it’s ambassadorship.
Here’s to the creative people who are raising the profile of all those who use walkers. They may be people with brain injuries or other disabilities, or veterans young and old on this Memorial Day weekend.
Here’s to being seen!