Retired army capt. ken jacobs discovered art's therapeutic value after drawing his self-portrait. he's still surprised by the result: a black-and-white image inspired by surrealist salvador dali. "where did that come from?" jacobs recalled. "it was the first time i laughed that hard in a long time." he's organizing an art show and sale at skywriter t-shirts in glen ellyn, featuring pieces from other veterans.
Veterans art showWhen: 5-10 p.m. today
Where: Skywriter T-shirts, 528 Duane St Glen Ellyn, IL
Info: (630) 793-9521