Sometimes it can be hard to see beyond a child’s disability. At Variety, we know there is magic in every child, just waiting to be shown to the world. So we challenged world-renowned artist Tara Winona, and Australian singer-songwriter Melanie Dyer, to help unleash the true personalities of 9 year-old Harry and 12 year-old Madi. And they only had one week to do it!
Singer / Songwriter Melanie Dyer meets 9-year old Harry
Singer/songwriter Melanie Dyer was challenged with composing a song to unleash the true Harry on the world. In just one week!
Artist Tara Winona meets 12-year old Madi
World-renowned artist Tara Winona was given one week to to create an artwork that unleashes Madi's inner magic.
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Behind the Scenes of Project Unleash
Melanie Dyer is an Australian Singer/Songwriter. The title track from her debut album Fresh was a #1 hit, topping the Official Australian Country Airplay Chart for five consecutive weeks. https://www.melaniedyer.com.au/.
Tara Winona is an award-winning visual artist. Her art celebrates a love affair with nature, with personal stories woven into Tara's work, expressions of life changing events. https://www.tarawinona.com/