Among many other layers of ideas, this painting is a visual representation of creative and emotional sovereignty. Creating it was an exploration of what it means to be a conscious, creative being that flows with the wisdom of emotions and assumes her inner places of creative power, freedom and responsibility without deferring to an outside authority.
'Unstruck' is a visual meditation on the elevating power of love and openness, exploring the heart as a bridge between the physical plane and our spiritual aspirations. The setting, colors and symbols each contain clues to the divine mysteries of the heart on a personal and universal level. It is part of a seven piece series that explores various aspects of human existence through the chakras and other mythological symbols.
As masters of metamorphosis, butterflies are significant symbols of transformation and rebirth. These winged creatures have long been viewed as otherworldly messengers and heralds of good fortune and joy. The Greek word for butterfly, psyche, is the same word used for soul, and this association is found across many cultures.
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Here's an explanation of the symbols in this new 3x4 foot painting called "The Basis of Life" in light of so many who have lost their lives recently to both systemic violence and COVID-19. It is part of a seven piece series that explores aspects of human existence through the chakras.