Rather than using syringes for medicine, patients fill those dreaded tubes with paint to squirt all over a canvas. These masterpieces create a memento of a positive experience in the hospital.

 

The first syringe art event was held on May 15, 2010. A total of 17 paintings were done in just over 2 hours by patients ranging in age from 9 months to 17 years old. Here are just some of those masterpieces: