Well hello there my lovely reader! Thanks for dropping by!
Lately, I have rediscovered the healing powers of art, of creativity.
I want to share with you a work I created last week when I was feeling particularly sad. I was about to dive into the icecream and have a fantastic wallowing session (wonderful, in its place), when my sister sent me message telling me to paint instead of dwell in sadness.
Here it is (and wherever he is, I hope he is happy, and exploring great things).
Life is exhausting, so take time out — even half an hour — to do what you love and devote all of your mind to it. Turn off your phone (god forbid) and shut out the rest of your world. So many things and people demand our constant attention: put that on hold, and create something directly from the heart.
P.S. Marten has taken a trip for a while, but I’m expecting him back home in the next few days… Can’t wait for his battered old Saab to come rolling down the street. I’ll keep you posted. x