Invitation to Wonder
Inspiration - I actually discovered the meaning of this piece after it was well in progress. Researching for a title, I discovered that the white fox posing as a woman is an old and important character in Japanese folklore, and is called the kitsune. Kitsune have 9 tails and I was surprised to discover I had included 9 talis around the collar of her kimono. Art is truly magic
Dreams of Flying
December 2013, 8 3/4" x 11 3/4"
Inspiration - in our dreams we remember what we are truly capable of, we face our darkest fears, and we create new worlds without hesitation.