Sunday, April 6, 2008

catch up?


Never! It's been way too long--but I have no excuses--
so
we begin again!
I am proud to be part of the "Creative Therapy" team that Karen put together. We are a group of artists that are given catalysts every week and are to create art with the weekly catalyst! In the theme of catching up=I will show you the first one I did--and give you the link to the site-
http://creativetherapy.wordpress.com/
the catalyst was" where do you go to find your center?"

This is definitely where I go to find my center. Two fold….The Beach and The Ocean… What a wonderful place! Home of some of the most beautiful creatures that ever lived. Dolphins, seahorses, starfish… Every color of the rainbow is found in these waters. And salt water-ahhhhhhhh…..so healing….and waves..crashing waves, mesmerizing, calming, peace-filled. The smell………………..YES! The smell………….. Seashells…I love to collect seashells. Often I go to this place in my mind to fill up on energy and peace, as I am landlocked in Tennessee. When I lived in Southern California a stroll on the beach was a joy and easy to accomplish. Now, once in a while we are able to physically go to “the beach” and it recharges my spirit.

I made this necklace to remind me of the bliss that the beach brings to me, with abalone, coral, a dolphin, a starfish…The turquoise stones represent some of the beautiful turquoise waters that I have witnessed ..in Florida, Hawaii. Mexico…..off to the beach in my mind….

4 comments:

Tygogal said...
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Joanne Huffman said...

Brenda, I'm delighted to see you blogging again and look forward to more posts. I do love this piece; it captures the joy and sensuality of the beach.

Joanne

Patricia Mosca said...

Brenda Bliss...
Your jewels are amazing...all of the ones that I saw on the other site just stir such emotions in me...I need to come visit you girlfriend so you can show me how you do these amazing heart felt pieces...So happy to see you!!! SO HAPPY INDEED!

Goddess Diana said...

Hearing your descriptions of where your center is made my heart SMILE!!!

yay for being part of Creative Therapy. This is excellent!!!

And kudos for blogging again.

Go Goddess!!! Go Goddess!!! Go Goddess!!!

Wishing you,
Peace & Love, Just Because,
Goddess Diana