Help us bring the visual world to life for blind and partially sighted people

“When I put her fingers on the raised image, she smiled the first meaningful smile I had seen in weeks”

Tayen’s mum, Kali 

Success Stories

Tayen paddling in the sea

What your support achieves



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

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Enables an adult to borrow four Touch to See art books

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Gives a child free membership for a year

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Provides a school with unlimited loans for a year

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Member Louis in bed with Keeper Touch to See book

Louie has learnt to read

Louie loves our Touch to See picture books and eagerly awaits receiving our books in the post – he can hardly bear to send them back!

Bayeux Tapestry

Liam is studying at university

Our books have enabled Liam to broaden his horizons, write and publish poetry, achieve top grades and study at university.


Danni discovered what clouds look like

“When I was child the word ‘pictures’ meant absolutely nothing to me … I didn’t know what clouds were until I felt them in a Touch to See book.”



Living Paintings gets crafty at Endure24 running event

We sum up a weekend of crafts, books, running and larger than life book characters

Help blind children read the new Elmer book

Donate #PoundsForPatches to make Elmer accessible to blind children in the UK

Thank you to our funders

Find out how your contribution is making a difference to the lives of blind and partially sighted children

Three ladies in Harry Potter themed costumes inside a frame, which reads, 'Have you seen this wizard?'

Harry Potter themed party raises funds for Living Paintings

A huge thank you to the RAF High Wycombe community!

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

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