Sunday, April 29, 2012

"I Feel You"

Where do I start with this piece... ? Lets just say that I've never been sicker... (still sick, cough cough) with pneumonia that is, and still couldn't keep from wanting to work on this piece.  I even took a short trip (earlier this month) and all that I could think about was this drawing, this angel... and the story behind her.

I was commissioned to do a heartfelt piece not so long ago and created "Surrender"... I was approached again by him, but this time he was ready to share his oh so painful story... For this piece he wanted me to have creative control, to draw a picture... this time having the story of his life poured into one of my faeries. 

I've never been so inspired and touched during a piece before... how blessed & honored I was to create her.  She spoke to me, she said "I Feel You"...

I Feel You


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12 comments:

  1. I can't begin to imagine how you must feel after creating one of these beauties...you,my friend,are the most talented person. You amaze me every time Joanna ...she is amazing...xxx

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  2. This is so so beautiful,you're so talented!

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  3. ...hello ~ may thee be in recovery mode swiftly ~ how sO truly special ~ to work with the different human emotions... ...representations of an earth mama comes to mind ~ a child's sincere expression of heart malaise ~ a feeling of sensitive empathy ~ a journey of souls ~ deep into the depth of midnight ~ an angel torn away ~ within the mists ~ alas my dear sweet kindred ~ much can be gleaned from this evocative image ~ may the soul ~ whom yoU etched this for ~ be given many healing blessings ~ likewise ~ may thee regain wellness ~ and ~ thee also ~ blessed be...
    ...xXx...

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  4. She is so beautiful and breathtaking, and so sad. I don't know how you convey such emotion.

    I am hoping you feel better soon dear.

    Daniele!

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  5. She is so very full of emotion and beauty. It is wonderful how you capture so much through her eyes and face. I love her wings too, they're gorgeous. I always love your art. It is so feeling! Hope all is well with you and I pray that you are feeling better. Hugs to you!

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  6. Oh! My Gosh! Joanna this piece give me chills. I can see the heart ache and pain. It's beautiful! I think you nailed it. Your so talented! I love, love, love your work!

    I hope your feeling better soon!

    xoxo, Lisa

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  7. Oh Heavens! Joanna, every time that you create a piece for this guy I can feel his pain, he is so right in asking you to create pieces that represent his feelings, he could not have asked anyone better!

    I am so sorry to see that you're still not well, I hope you recover soon, it's taking too long!
    Thank you for your beautiful art, we're blessed to know you and be able to see the beauty of your creations!
    Marta

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  9. oh Joanna...the story must be a painful one, i instantly had tears in my eyes with this...it is full of heartbraek and sorrow...it is a stunning piece as alwyas my friend....i feel blessed that i get a chance to see your pieces and i have one of your prints framed in my house, in my room i live in...i get to see it every day...i am one lucky girl...xxx

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  10. She's Beautiful! I can feel the pain and sadness. It's so beautiful and sad, a great artist you are. The detail is amazing. Very well done! Happy PPF!

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  11. Very awesome and emotional.

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