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Alice Tease, gives 50% of all proceeds to the Alzheimer's Association, and was created as a response to my grandmother's battle with Alzheimer's Disease. As I cared for her I was given a glimpse of her perspective on time, space, and identity which paralleled Alice's journey through Wonderland.
It is projected that this year alone there will be 500,000 NEW cases of Alzheimer's Disease diagnosed. If a cure is not found, by the year 2050 there will be 1 MILLION NEW CASES PER YEAR. Someone who has Alzheimer's can live 10 to 20 years with the disease-and eventually the Alzheimer's patient needs 24 hour care and can not perform basic tasks such as bathing, eating, and using the restroom with out assistance.
For every $25,000 the government spends towards care for those with Alzheimer's and dementia, only $100 goes to Alzheimer's research. Therefore, it is essential that…

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  • Joined November 1, 2010

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pen and ink, ink wash illustrations, printed on canvas

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About

Alice Tease, gives 50% of all proceeds to the Alzheimer's Association, and was created as a response to my grandmother's battle with Alzheimer's Disease. As I cared for her I was given a glimpse of her perspective on time, space, and identity which paralleled Alice's journey through Wonderland.
It is projected that this year alone there will be 500,000 NEW cases of Alzheimer's Disease diagnosed. If a cure is not found, by the year 2050 there will be 1 MILLION NEW CASES PER YEAR. Someone who has Alzheimer's can live 10 to 20 years with the disease-and eventually the Alzheimer's patient needs 24 hour care and can not perform basic tasks such as bathing, eating, and using the restroom with out assistance.
For every $25,000 the government spends towards care for those with Alzheimer's and dementia, only $100 goes to Alzheimer's research. Therefore, it is essential that organizations like the Alzheimer's Association receive funding to further research--we need to find a cure for this devastating disease now, or we will never be able to face the impact that it would present as a global epidemic.

To learn more about Alzheimer's Disease go to www.alz.org
To learn more about Alice Tease and to see other art and products go to
www.alicetease.com
*50% of the proceeds on all Alice Tease products goes to the Alzheimer's Association

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