Collecting and drawing inspiration from remnants abandoned by nature. Don't forget to look back on the first charcoal, carbon and pastel piece in this series, Silent Forest, as well as the drawing in progress previously shown on the blog.
As a woman of esteemed Cherokee ancestry, I've wanted to express and create a more spiritual atmosphere to my art for a long time. One that specifically depicts my bloodline... the strength, courage and exemplary virtues of some of the women I've been fortunate enough to know in my life.
“The Cherokees did not separate spiritual and physical realms but regarded them as one, and they practiced their religion in a host of private daily observances as well as in public ceremonies.”