i trust what rises up from my heart

By Rachel Awes on November 28, 2011

((hope you all had a lovely thanksgiving week. xox))

i created this as a kiss between a painting + a drawing/thus refrained from adding color.

original 11 X 14 added with love to my shop (http://rachelawes.etsy.com/)

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  1. Diane says:

    Oooh I love that in between stage–love how your mind works!

  2. aimee says:

    she is a beauty. i love how her outline kisses the paint!

  3. oh rachel,
    the beauty rising up
    from your heart
    dazzles my spirit
    and sets me to soaring
    …thanks for letting it rise:)
    trusting with you
    with SO much love,

  4. You are so sweet and inspiring! This is a lovely ‘inbetweeny’ girl, thankyou!
    Jess xx

  5. Lisa says:

    Ooo Yummy, love the detail of the paint strokes. A kiss is a lovely connection between a drawing and a painting! And thanks for the strength of your words!

  6. Nancy says:

    Love this post…..sometimes it’s hard to know what to do with what rises up out of the heart….Something for me to ponder today…..

  7. Cathy Bueti says:

    Love this Rachel!! Very cool and sweet at the same time! Kiss is the perfect description! xo

  8. Hello lovely, love the simple sweetness of this piece. She looks like she can dance right into my heart just like you. ox

  9. happytrees says:

    You are so inspiring! Great work!!!

  10. Ces says:

    This one is nice and much more desirable than the one from mine which I think is heartburn… πŸ™‚

  11. Yael says:

    This is a wonderful message Rachel! πŸ™‚

  12. Jane says:

    love all of it including your quote. Jane x

  13. Kolleen says:

    aaaaah …. yes i trust in that too.

    i love her.

    and you.


  14. Your kisses are the sweetest. But I’m sure you’ve been told that before.

    She has such the perfect pose. Love it! xoxo

  15. lori vliegen says:

    your creativity continues to inspire, sweet artist…..i hope you have a sweet week ahead!! xoxo

  16. Love how the curly-cue hairdo looks as if it’s about to topple over, and the figure’s position makes me think of “balance.”

  17. Megan Coyle says:

    fun with paint πŸ™‚

    I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving!

  18. wanda miller says:

    i love the additions to your piece. and it’s so good to know when to stop, THIS WORKS SO WELL, making such a grand statement! xo

  19. Julia says:

    Beauty, my friend! You & your art are pure beauty.

    Thank you for bringing such sunshiny joy to my heart.

    <3 Julia

  20. love teh simplicity in this… and yoru beautiful message…
    xo sandra

  21. Relyn says:

    Your words always reflect my heart. I just love that type of connection; love finding another kindred spirit. Thank you for that.

  22. Eden says:

    Love the simplicity! and thanks, I need the reminder πŸ™‚

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