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« on: September 05, 2011 03:34:34 PM »

When I started this project I had a completely different finish in mind, but as I worked it took on a life of its own.The same meaning was there, just not to this degree. Or as personal. But everything happens for a reason.


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Not to go into too much personal detail, but as a child I was sexually abused. Also was always the "fat" kid. Felt as though I wanted to be invisible, and at times I was. On purpose. This mosaic speaks to all of those things.

Thanks for looking.  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2011 03:51:52 PM »

This is simply beautiful, just like you HSG. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2011 04:18:35 PM »

This is stunning, HSG. You captured movement and also a sense of calmness. I just love it. I hope the process and the final product bring you peace.
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« Reply #3 on: September 05, 2011 05:19:32 PM »

Gorgeous! Such subtlety.
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« Reply #4 on: September 05, 2011 05:21:55 PM »

This is beautiful. You are amazing (never forget it) and if you ever need someone to talk to who has been through similar experiences, you can inbox me anytime...
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« Reply #5 on: September 05, 2011 05:32:30 PM »

Thank you T! So sweet of you.

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It does make me calm to look at it. Very at peace.

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« Reply #6 on: September 05, 2011 06:06:19 PM »

Very beautiful! It reminds me of water the way the tiles kind of flow.
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« Reply #7 on: September 05, 2011 10:20:42 PM »

What an incredible piece of art. It is so beautiful in its complex simplicity and the way it silently screams self expression.
(Sorry about the double negatives. I just think this is incredible and I think the phrase is "I'm totally blown away" by your piece of art.)
Thank you for sharing such a part of you. You are incredible!
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« Reply #8 on: September 06, 2011 04:10:24 AM »

Glad to read that you are no longer invisible!
To the contrary: you make beautiful items, so you must be beautiful inside too.
Great piece of mosaic art!
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« Reply #9 on: September 06, 2011 05:50:24 AM »

Such wonderful comments. I thank you all so much! Smiley
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