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« on: March 03, 2013 06:07:39 PM »

I finished these a week(ish) ago, and finally took some photos this afternoon.  They're very personal for me but I think many people might find something in them that resonates on a personal level.  We all have so many stories, don't we?  When I look at them I see someone trapped in circumstances she's unable to control and so she looks for her freedom somewhere else.  Her spirit lives.  She's undefeated.

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First canvas: acrylics, cardstock, ink, found words, salvaged jewelry.



Second Canvas: same as the first



Third Canvas: same, with metal bird charm



Each canvas is 2.5x3.5 inches.

Thanks for making it through all those images!   Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2013 06:37:06 PM »

Beautiful little pieces of art. I love that shadow of a face on the first  and third one.  I also love the use of the birds.  As much as I dislike birds, their symbolism resonates with me.  Thank you for sharing them!
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« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2013 03:35:44 AM »

These have incredible balance both spatially and in regards to color. Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: March 04, 2013 04:47:40 AM »

So tiny!  They came out beautiful.
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« Reply #4 on: March 04, 2013 02:46:26 PM »

Thanks you guys!  Smiley
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