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I am an artist

I am an artist. But there are blocks of time when I just don't feel like creating.

I just started creating again. I love to alter antique cabinet cards. I think each one has a story to tell. I look at the facial expressions in the photo and listen to what it speaks to me.

Here are a few samples:


This one is called, "no matter the weather". It can be the most beautiful day outside, but if you are hurting.......it's all rain.

The next is called, "she dreams of home".
 
Oh, how she dreams of home, where she can be a little girl again.
 
And this one is called, "mended memories".


 
She remembers the past, and the pain she's endured. The Lord has stitched up her heart.........many, many times.

Lately, I have been interested in creating things like I've never done before, like abstract painting and sewing. I will post some of those finished projects soon.

If you're an artist and you haven't created in a while, don't be discouraged. You're still an artist and when the time is right, you'll create again.

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  1. Peg, these are too cool! Love the reminder that it's OK to take a break from creating. Thank you so much for your comments today on Seth's blog!

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