A charity publisher with a purpose

Living Paintings is a charity that produces Touch to See books for blind and partially sighted people of all ages.

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For blind and partially sighted children and adults.

 Dr Christian Jessen in the studio recording audio for a tactile book for blind children

Famous Voices

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Tim Peake holding up Goodnight Spaceman tactiles

Behind the scenes

Living Paintings EXCLUSIVE Q&A with Tim Peake

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Tactile picture of a punk singer (from ABC UK)

Education

Great tactile books about music for blind children

The world of music at your fingertips!

Elmer hiding behind a tree

Summer 2018 campaign

Help blind children read the new Elmer book

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Our world of Touch to See

Portrait of young blind library member Jodee Smiling

For Children

New tactile books with braille for blind children that promote learning and discovery

Portrait of young blind teen Luca smiling

For Young People

Inspiring blind and partially sighted youngsters with tactile resources

Portrait of blind adult library member Dani smiling

For Adults

Latest tactile and audio books and recommended reads

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£10

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

£30

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

£60

Provides a child with a one year membership

£100

Provides a school with loans for one year

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Living Paintings
Unit 8 Kingsclere Park | Kingsclere | Newbury | Berks | RG20 4SW

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