Michael Maness celebrates his victory over cancer every year by donating one of his paintings to the
Maness has been battling lymphoma and bone marrow cancer since 1997. In June 1999, he underwent a stem cell transplant. Every year since his transplant during the month of June, Maness has donated a painting to the
“I want a person who looks at my paintings to smile, “said Maness. “I don’t want sadness. I want people to feel happy and comfortable.”
Cancer forced Maness to give up his commercial art and marketing career. Now through his painting, Maness helps raise money for charities across the country.
This month, Maness will be back in the