. pen . fabric . thread . paper . photo .

small part

we will always be your safety net
when Life
appears to unravel
and the threads seem crooked

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a note written .. shared with you

35 comments:

Claudia@DipityRoad said...

ELK
Because you stopped by my blog today I am now able to see your unbelievable blog!! OOOOH my -- this is heaven.

You are so talented. I am going to post fast and go read more and more!

Thanks so much for saying hi-- your talent would fit perfectly with us on FFB = (friday- finding beauty)

You have me gobslapped! wow

TTFN~~Claudia ♥ ♥

Judy @ daily yarns said...

As always...beautiful! Coming here always lifts my spirits.

suzyQ said...

oh you are just so wonderful...

Char said...

oh...i love the ravels

S. Etole said...

what a wonderful promise ...

Country Girl said...

I like the straightness of the lines and the textures of the fabric going willy nilly.

sherri said...

Very nice illustration for such beautiful words.

Betsy said...

OH yes,....isn't that the truth!? :)

Kamana said...

i like the fabrics you have used.

Caroline said...

Exactly what I needed to read today! XO

koralee said...

So lovely once again my friend..xoxox

suvarna mollerup said...

your talent seems to grow exponentially, love the addition of photos to your recent works.
xo

joanne said...

the ways you inspire through your talent, your heart, your words... are endless... thank you for sending me off to my dreams with your warmth and grace...

xo

Liss said...

you piece things together so beautiful and with so much care.

Joan Elizabeth said...

Fabulous collage of fabrics and textures with soft words to match. I admire your ability to produce such original works so regularly.

Tracy said...

Sound the a great definition of family, or of friendship... the pieces of paper and words link so neatly. Your originality hugely inspires, Elk! :o) ((HUGS))

Marcie said...

Love the fabric compositions..how you've 'tied' things together. Very creative!!

.kat. said...

Beautiful words.
Beautiful photos.
I love using the mixed
medias of paper and fabric!
And photos! ;o)

spread your wings said...

simple words but oh so strong.

georgia b. said...

thanks. i needed to see this today.

that's what i love about the blogging community. this past year has been one of my most difficult, but one of the things that has helped and lifted me the most is blogs and bloggers. and like this post reminds me, they were always underneath me for support.

lovely detail shots of your creative work. i love the birds in the branches scrap. that would make a lovely wallpaper.

Jewels said...

I love the promise in this. the birds in the last photo are wonderful.

smith kaich jones said...

Wow. You are good. And true.

xo
Debi

Shona Cole said...

sweet, beautiful words (and images), what a comfort to a child to always have you there for the unraveling of life.

shona

katrina said...

lovely words -- thanks for sharing.

Meri said...

Isn't collage just such a lovely metaphor for creating a life from all the bits and pieces of experience? And don't we all want to be held, lovingly, in high regard? You rock.

Oliag said...

...needed to let you know that although I haven't been commenting much I have been here enjoying and drinking it in...Thank you for continuing to visit at Arcadia:)

This is an amazing post! Thanks!

gretchenmist said...

gorgeous elk ~ i really love the soft red plastic. lovely story too :)

Mrs. E said...

You are the best. You make unraveling look good!

patty said...

perfect!
{and love the bird paper!}

Barefoot from Heaven said...

Okay ELK now you've made me curious..how did it turn out?

ELK said...

thank you for all your comments they mean so much to me as an artist and a mom ...the collage is in my shop

SE'LAH... said...

i love how you combine so much texture

maccandace said...

This is so interesting, you come up with so many unique ideas in so many mediums, a true artist.

Toni said...

Very lovely!! You definitely are an artist (in words, too). =)

Kellee said...

Wonderful contrast of images.. lines.. textures.. colors. Beautiful