Ballet shoe on pointe builds a circular motion on the floor, as the ballerina spins on axis of one toe shoe. The pirouette displays grace and beauty.
Earth Mother carries her child, her heart is gold and pumped with life blood; her womb surrounded by eggs signifies birth, creativity, new beginnings, creation. Her sea legs remind us of our beginnings in water.
The “Ancestry Series“ paintings was begun to explore native peoples’ symbols & their meanings. The artist used these to tell universal stories. Each painting is executed free-hand with the story evolving as the design emerges. Dots of paint are applied using a number of different tools- whatever works.
This painting was inspired by an awesome sky revealed to me while driving home one day in April. I actually took a picture out my windshield at every red stoplight on Southlake boulevard. The sequence gave me wonderful insight to how a storm is created. I tried to build this storm in the same manner as the Great Creator. Although my painting may be a great earthly creation, it pales in comparison to what I watch Him do.