|CAT BED, MARPLES THE CLOWN WITH DAISIES, BANDIT and CHRISTMAS KITTY were created by Gary Lapelle, resident of the Mountain State, West Virginia. Gary contracted polio at the age of three that left him paralyzed from the neck down. Gary is now able to walk and has partial use of his right hand and arm from surgery and rehabilitation. |
Reproductions of artwork by Gary Lapelle are available for purchase on THASC.com as greeting cards.