Madison Atwood is a disabled 11-year old girl.
For Christmas 2006, Madison’s mom decided that Madison would paint a picture of a heart as a gift for her dad.
An artist friend, Holly, outlined a heart in pencil. She gave Madison the paint brush (one color at a time) and Madison started to trace the outline in lots of bright colors.
When Holly gave Madison the turquoise colored brush, she turned her back for a second and Madison colored a big circle over the heart!
They initially thought the painting was ruined. But as they looked a little closer, it became clear that the