Iris Grace has Autism, and she's a gifted artist who sold a painting to Angelina Jolie: https://t.co/EblGBInJLK pic.twitter.com/u7NkITKhqh— Elite Daily (@EliteDaily) February 29, 2016
Autism is a condition that deeply affects the lives of many children and often makes engaging in social interactions extremely difficult.
But, sometimes a little bit of hope, a paintbrush and a new BFF can make a world of difference.
Case in point: Iris Grace and her furry friend, Thula.
Iris Grace was struggling with the symptoms of autism when a little cat named Thula came into her life.
Iris Grace and Thula became instantly inseparable, and this newfound friendship helped Iris Grace discover her voice, as well as a serious artistic talent.
With the help of her feline friend, Iris Grace created all sorts of stunning paintings that have been purchased by various art collectors and even celebs like Angelina Jolie.
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