Art V Cancer

What would you do if you found out you had cancer? Well designer and illustrator Chris Thornley was diagnosed with a rare form of lymphoma some time back and it was a lot to come to terms with. After being treated at Manchester Royal Infirmary he got back to his creative ways and wanted to give something back.

With the help of his partner Julia Hall, Chris started off by making art prints to sell via his website under the alias Raid71. Money raised has been donated to Manchester Royal Infirmary Charity, Breast Cancer Campaign and Molar Pregnancy.

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