Chris Garza

Diagnosed with autism since 1995, I have been creating dramatic art photography since 2005. I am now a part of the KindTree Artist Guild Operations Team, and strive to bring the works of autistic artists to a greater audience

Design Arts Apprenticeships Spring Term

Design Arts Apprenticeships Applications for Spring Term 2021 are now open! En Español Design Arts Apprenticeship Program The design arts apprenticeship program offers Lane County middle and high school students apprenticeship opportunities in graphic, digital and physical design. Students pair with a professional designer, working alongside their mentor to understand the profession, explore specific ways to approach […]

eFlash December 2, 2021

Read the whole issue… Ugly Sweater Event Dec. 19, 3-5pm Hilyard Community Center & Online   Gather with your friends & family in safety (masks and vaccination card required) for an afternoon of dancing, holiday sing-alongs, refreshments and fun. Wear your most outrageous holiday sweater or decorate your most neglected sweater with our stash of holiday finery. Contest […]

Introducing Loretta McNally

KindTree – Autism Rocks is proud to introduce our first ever Executive Director, Loretta McNally. Loretta brings 20 years of diverse nonprofit management experience with an extensive resume of creative and positive problem solving. She has worked for White Bird Clinic, Animal Rescue Teaching, Seattle International Film Festival, Washington Women’s Employment & Education, Tibetan Cultural […]

Lane Arts Council Workshops for Artists, funding available

  Lane Arts Council Artist Workshops KindTree-Autism Rocks received funding to pay for artists to attend the following workshops.  If interested please contact Molly Elliott at   The workshops are held in the Maurie Jacobs Community Room at the Hult Center for the Performing Arts..  For more information please visit Lane Arts Council at  […]

Matthew de la Tour

Artist Statement In the womb, we eat sweet things. We prepare for a journey that becomes life. When that journey dies… Growth creates a new journey. It’s just begun. The circle is such a wonderful shape. When you know there is a Revolution within- you will Begin. We are all on a quest, a quest […]

Register Here

Choose from the links below to register for STiLE or Friends & Family Camp or….. STiLE PDF printable Spring Term Registration Form HERE. Online STiLE Registration Form here: online form. Required for STiLE: Online Student Information Form HERE. Or Printable PDF Student Information Form HERE… Scholarships for private pay Spring Term participants may be available. Contact for more information Friends & […]


Ziemael in the attic Ziemael spends its days wrestling neurological demons, and watching horror or X-files reruns. When able, with an imago that takes weeks or months to ready, it paints, usually briskly in a few hours, possibly a couple days. The paintings are professionally photographed, formatted for the printing company, then made available after […]