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Can This Sankofa Bird Help You Reach Your Goals?

Can This Sankofa Bird Help You Reach Your Goals?

The Sankofa Bird is about learning from the past Today I wanted to show a new mini drawing that I recently completed called Sankofa Bird: Move Forward With Your Vision. I normally work so very slow, making complex images with lots of detail that can take weeks...

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What’s New? This South African Merkaba Drawing

What’s New? This South African Merkaba Drawing

The Merkaba: An ancient sacred geometry symbol of unity They say patience is a virtue. This new drawing took almost exactly a month! This is "South African Merkaba: Healing Meditation."The Merkaba is an ancient symbol of unity and protection and appears in spiritual...

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Could You Use a Boost? New Hamsa Hand Art

Could You Use a Boost? New Hamsa Hand Art

New Year, New Artwork, Fast and Slow... Hi! I hope your year is off to a good start.I recently just returned from a two-week artist residency at Driftwood Studios just outside East London, South Africa.It was a blissful time being surrounded by nature and having...

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How Did I Fit All 8 Billion People in One Drawing?

How Did I Fit All 8 Billion People in One Drawing?

New Unity Earth Drawing Hi! It's been busy over in the studio. I wanted to share with you a new mixed-media drawing I recently finished.Unity: Earth Dance Meditation is a quilt-inspired image that celebrates any positive steps toward respect for all cultures/ world...

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New Abundant Harvest Drawing

New Abundant Harvest Drawing

I have a new abundant harvest drawing to share this week that is a meditation on food security and abundance for all. I would have done another "Name This Drawing" brainstorm I did with my recent artwork on environmental sustainability,  The Way: Gaia Protection...

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New Drawing & Poem for World Mental Health Day

New Drawing & Poem for World Mental Health Day

A New Drawing on Mental Health: October 10th is designated as World Mental Health Day by The World Health Organization.My new drawing was made for this recent initiative and is a collaboration with Malawian poet and activist, Tendai Shaba who wrote the popular poem,...

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Will You Help Me Name This New Earth Drawing?

Will You Help Me Name This New Earth Drawing?

New Earth Drawing on Sustainability: New drawing alert!  But it has a generic working title at the moment. Will you help me name it, please?"Untitled (Environmental Protection Symbol)" is a creative visualization on environmental sustainability. The structure is...

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Off to East London, Without Fish and Chips

Off to East London, Without Fish and Chips

Notes on an upcoming artist residency in South Africa Hi! I hope you are well in your part of the world.I'm off soon to explore and make art in East London. Not in grand old England, as much as I have enjoyed previous visits. And not in New England, where I'm from...

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New Drawing: Does this Lion Spark Courage in You?

New Drawing: Does this Lion Spark Courage in You?

Well, I don't think my new lion drawing is scary at all. I think it's rather cuddly looking! (But I wouldn't try to cuddle one in real life...)A few months ago I was asked to make all the "big 5" safari animals in this style. Fearless: Lion Carving With Chitenje...

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