listening to you

By Rachel Awes on January 3, 2014

this lovely artist is elly mackay

elly mackay Gullywarm1 (2)

elly says “through the gully that winds through the woods, they took the long way home. they named the route the cathedral way for the branches met where the light liked to play and the bird sang such heavenly songs.”

elly mackay Going South1 (1)

and “the other that i attached reminds me of the sound of fall, from the geese to the wind. i grew up out in the country and love going for walks, closing my eyes and taking in the season with the sounds.”

elly mackay is a paper artist. her work can be found on etsy and in her books. her first book was released this year, if you hold a seed. she is currently working on several other books. she lives with her husband and two little ones on georgian bay, ontario, canada.

if you would like your art/photography referencing listening here, please email me with 1-2 attachments, your links + short bio to 

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  1. Sherry Smyth says:

    I’ve noticed Elly’s beautiful art many times on etsy — it’s very dreamy and very magical…you look, you see, you feel and you dream. Beautiful.

  2. rachel awes says:

    sherry! your everyword is right on the mark! sooo with you! xox

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