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Transformative Nature of Music

Medium: Watercolor
Size: 16x21 inches
Prints available here: [link]
Detail closeups: [link]
More about this piece and sketches: [link] and [link]

In the spaces between the notes
you can hear the breath of her name
A song of mourning
A song of memory
A song of celebration
Fingers trail in arpeggios
up and down the keys
Playing in the spaces between the notes
with the breath of her name.
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As evidenced by my name, I am a poet. I enjoyed the poem, along with the pic. Very appropriate that you have butterflies here, as they are symbol of transformation ala their cocoons. I imagine that's why you included them here. I like that the piano/organ is nestled in a tree, as trees are a symbol of growth :) Was the poem your own or someone else's?
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Thank you!  And yes, the poem is my own.
NerdyChic1998's avatar
your art work is BEAUTIFUL!!!!!
marob0501's avatar
I've featured you in my journal [link]
Etymdyniaphobe's avatar
I want to ruin her.
boddahbod's avatar
beautiful watercolour work
iksaxophone's avatar
That poem adds so much to an already astounding piece of work. Kudos!
NethRana's avatar
This one of my absolute favorites of yours...I adore the poem with it, as well. You're amazing :)
angelgarland's avatar
Just beautiful!!!!
pancakeeeee's avatar
This is so beautiful (as with all of your work)! It's light and uplifting, and the tree is awesome.
I love you painting and the message. Thank you fot sharing your beauty.
alequagirl's avatar
I love your work. So beautiful. And your concepts - the imagery... inspirational.
elissis's avatar
this is beautiful! the concept, details.. and your water-colour painting is so skillful!
So beautiful!
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I hope you don't mind, this has been preveiwed on my page~
Smi11e's avatar
This is LOVELY!
The music turning into the bird is just GENIUS!
fanari's avatar
Very nice! I love how you integrate trees into your work. The tree and her music seem to be part of the same thing. Lots of interesting little details, and nice colors too.
oukram's avatar
wow wow, and I just watched details, amazing!
oukram's avatar
really peaceful, im loving it..
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