A publisher with a purpose

Living Paintings is a charity that produces Touch to See books for blind and partially sighted people of all ages. Supported by BBC Children in Need.

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Tayen’s Story

Our 10,000th library member

“I thought her love of reading had gone but Living Paintings has given that back to her.”

Tayen’s Mum

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What’s Happening at Living Paintings

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Just Published

The Bear Who Went Boo!

David Walliams’ latest picture book in Touch to See.

Terry Wogan

Famous Voices

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Behind the scenes

Ellie Goulding presents Tayen’s Story

Our stellar supporters Warwick Davis and Terry Wogan gather for CiN.

Nikhil Living Paintings library member


Nikhil’s art inspired by a Touch to See book

Our books are helping visually impaired and sighted children learn together.

Tayen feeling Touch to See card


Children in Need support us

We’re super-proud to be supported by our heroes at BBC Children in Need.

Our world of Touch to See

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For Children

Enjoy our fun, learning, activity, and play ideas for children of all ages

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For Young People

A vibrant scrapbook of inspiration, audio interviews, style files and books

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For Adults

Recommended reads, news and ideas inspired by our titles

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Help us continue our story


Pays for a child to borrow four Touch to See picture books


Pays for an adult to borrow four Touch to See art books


Provides a child with a one year membership


Provides a school with loans for one year

Support our work

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Donate By Phone +44 (0) 1635 299 771

Donate By Cheque payable to:
Living Paintings
Unit 8 Kingsclere Park | Kingsclere | Newbury | Berks | RG20 4SW

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