Constantly creating herself

Japanese-style sketch

Reading Xiane’s post about the “wealth of strong women” who have and continue to support her made me want to share the image to the right. It was made for me in 1996—over a decade ago!—by an extraordinarily supportive English teacher, Janis Ledman.

Angelique — constantly creating herself

The painting graces my studio, reminding me not only of the voices of encouragement in my life, but also that the work is not what is on my craft desk or on the canvas, but the real work is myself.

Thanks for reading!

Published in artist's way, quotes on Monday, June 16, 2008
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  1. By ...what's a xiane? on Monday, June 16, 2008 at 12:13 pm

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