Toronto Star article on a boxing canvas with a new purpose

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Toronto Star article on a boxing canvas with a new purpose

Published on April 25 2013


In a recent article featured in the Toronto Star, an inspiring story reveals how women and transgender survivors of violence are painting a new reality with an old boxing canvas. 

“Watching their stories unfold on the canvas is something I’ll never forget,” says Brock University professor and Shape Your Life co-founder Cathy van Ingen of the colourful paintings that line the walls. “It’s really just another way to choose what story they’ll tell and how they tell it.”

Read the full story here. 

 

 

 

 

Cathy Van Ingen