You Matter!, Painting, Acrylic on canvas, 2023 (18x14")


Clara, the Ambassador for the camping #createopportunity of, aims to spread awareness about mental health issues with a special focus on how art can help heal. Clara firmly believes that it is no shame to talk about mental health problems and seek help when required. In fact, she herself had to face major complications after her surgery due to anxiety and panic attacks. That is why Clara is determined to promote the use of art as a tool for mental health healing.

The painting, named You Matter, serves as a visual representation of this message and encourages people to realize their self-worth. The happy and confident heart with a few wounds suggests that although a person may have faced challenges, they still hold immense value and should not let their experiences define them. 

Overall, Clara advocates that everyone deserves to feel that they matter and that they should not hesitate to seek help when needed. Mental health challenges can be incredibly daunting, but one can flourish and thrive with the right support. The use of art as a healing tool can be an effective way to help individuals on their journey to recovery and give them hope for a better future.

You Matter is a happy and confident heart with some wounds that he needs still to heal. You Matter is a heart that loves to be around people, eat pizza and play volleyball.

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Acrylic on canvas, 2023
Serial number CW0848
45x35 cm

The frame is not included; the frame in the photo is for illustrative purposes only.

Clara's original pieces come with a Certificate of Authenticity with all the information about the artwork.

What are suitable places in my house to place the art piece?
It is a very personal decision, and it depends on your taste. But we advise you to hang it in a place where you can see and live it daily. Clara's paintings bring joy to your life and can flourish emotions you never imagined.

How to install the artwork on the wall when it arrives?
In most cases, when Clara paints on canvas, she paints the borders, so it is unnecessary to frame the painting. The boards are part of the artwork. To hang it on the wall, you can easily follow a youtube tutorial that teaches how to do it in short steps.

Clara Woods's brief history
What an inspiration Clara is! Despite doctors' prognoses, she defied the odds and accomplished much. She can't speak, write or read but understands Portuguese, English, and Italian. Clara has found a way to express herself and connect with the world through art. It is so lovely that her story touched so many people!

In 2018, with the support of her family, Clara was inspired by Frida Kahlo, her muse, to make her first exhibition. This exhibition took place in Florence, Italy, where Clara was born. Since then, Clara has made around 30 exhibitions on three continents, and in 2021, Louis Vuitton hosted Clara's art show at Art Basel, Miami. She sold over 700 paintings internationally and moved to California after receiving her American Visa as an extraordinary talent.

In Clara's world, everyone is invited to celebrate inclusion and diversity. Through her art and social media channels, Clara spreads the message that each one of us has unique gifts and talents to share. By sharing her own story, she inspires others to rise and shine.

Clara has been featured in Forbes, Grazia, ArtsLife, and other major publications. She is also the subject of two documentaries and two children's books.

Clara lives, studies and creates her art in Huntington Beach, California, since Christmas 2020.

Check Clara's press history here

Shipping Costs:
The United States, Canada, and Mexico: 9.9$
UK and Europe: 30$
Rest of the world: It will be calculated during the checkout.

Preparation time for the shipment of the original works: 1 week
Average time for shipping to the United States with courier: 1 week
Average time for shipping to Europe with courier and customs clearance: 7-15 days

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If you don't like your painting or it does not fit well on your wall, you can return it within ten days of the date you received it at your home.