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Friday, April 27, 2007

Illustration Friday: Remember

The little girl is my mom, circa 1930. This is one of a series of heirloom collages I did for people. The text reads

find your way, little girl
find your way through the past
to me, here, today

The dictionary page highlights "inventive," "intuitive," and "invaluable" and I included a page from a Catholic hymnal as she attended Catholic school from kindergarten through twelfth grade.

I think about her every day and miss her lots.


martha said...

Nice. I love that the text is germaine to the image.

studio lolo said...

Just beautiful Karen. I miss my mum too.
I love the blue tones making it even more somber. Nice jon.

Kathleen Rietz said...

This made me feel happy...and then sad. I am sorry you miss your mom. I miss mine terribly. This is a beautiful collage, though. Very sweet. Your mom is probably proud of you.



Kelly said...

Wow, that is really beautiful. Well done.

AscenderRisesAbove said...

could she be any sweeter??? a wonderful illustration.

janie said...

beautiful. I love your work.

arvindh said...

This is beautiful. like the blue!