A TALENTED young girl has been raising money for the NHS by selling her paintings to friends and family as part of the Thameside Creative Community Challenge.
Polly Cornelius, age 9, is taking part in the challenge and Thameside Theatre chose to share one of her paintings on social media today (1 May) – an astonishing rainbow jellyfish.
Thameside Theatre also posted this message in accompaniment with the painting: “Polly Cornelius, age 9, has been raising money for the NHS by selling her beautiful paintings to friends and family.
“How beautiful is her rainbow jellyfish?
“Thank you Polly for taking part in our Thameside Creative Community Challenge!”
The Thameside Creative Community Challenge aims to which aims to showcase the creativity of people in the community while they are staying at home during the lockdown in order to brighten up everyone’s day in these sometimes confusing times.
On Wednesday (29 April), YourThurrock brought you the story of Harry Westerman, another to take part in the challenge.
Thameside Theatre shared the video of talented Harry playing a singing a song for the challenge.
To watch his performance and to read the full story, please go to the following link here: Harry’s song