inhabit the earth

By Rachel Awes on December 22, 2010

” inhabit the earth & all her wonders.”
(etsy added w/love)
merry christmas. happy hanukah.
la hiem!

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  1. The beauty that springs
    up from inside of you
    comes from such a
    ….I feel as if
    I’m treading on
    sacred ground
    when I come here
    and drink.
    t~h~a~n~k you.
    la hiem, indeed!

  2. ELK says:

    oh I am always so excited to see the wonders you create .. that looks like where you put the words… i wish you the very best holiday rachel. you are such a talent and treasure

  3. aimee says:

    oooh this one is a beauty!

  4. what!? you can draw magical, mystical elephants!? you continue to stun me, amazing rachel. wrapping up holiday hugs and sending them your way!

  5. nacherluver says:

    Brilliant! Choice in animal perfect for sentiment. Love it.

  6. wanda miller says:

    oh oh oh…i am going to have even better elephant dreams…magical woman…you have my heart…(elephant sound here!) xoxoxo

  7. Oh I love elephants…and yours is just darling!

    I once did a series of safari paintings and jungle studies….it was fun…but it’s funny how our art and thinking evolve into something different as time goes on!

    why is it that every time I come here…I find myself thinking deeply about things! whatever it is…thanks! lol

    ciao bella

    Creative CArmelinA

  8. Cathy Bueti says:

    Oh my! Love this! πŸ™‚

  9. Eden says:

    Now that looks like fun!! As always, I’m in love with her hair πŸ˜€

  10. Briana says:

    the girl on the elephant is MAGICAL!

  11. Lisa says:

    So beautiful, Rachel. The flower details–the feet, the eye, the body–the colors flowing freely. Merry Christmas to you, and the Art that inhabits you!

  12. Dee says:

    Merry Christmas Rachel, May the Lord bless you, and your blog in the New Year, with continued creativity.β™₯ Dee

  13. Tammie Lee says:

    inhabit indeed, such a lovely piece


    you have made me think about the word inhabit… a bit like presence, to be, to live fully

  14. chrissy says:

    Nice touch little deer.

    Merry merry merry

    Love you hand over heart sister

  15. Feeling a little holiday stress over here. Thank you for sharing so much calming beauty here in this little blog space. I love this one, and the willow tree.β™₯β™₯β™₯ Wishing you and yours very happy this Christmas! πŸ™‚
    Much Love,

  16. Maki says:

    This is beautiful Rachel. Have a wonderful Christmas. xm

  17. Dearest Rachel, so much uplifting beauty and wisdom here in your world. You remind us all to stop and appreciate even the smallest gifts. This image is absolutely lovely, lovely, lovely. How I wish I could ride atop your wondrous elephant with the flower eyes.

    Happy holidays to you and your family. May your days be filled with joy and laughter, warmth and blessings.


  18. lori vliegen says:

    sending you all the wonders, delights and magical wishes for a wonderful Christmas!!! i’m so looking forward to a fabulous bloggy 2011 with you!!! enjoy your holidays, beautiful artist friend!! xox, :))

  19. naomi orana says:

    This has got to be my favourite image by you! Just stunning – beautiful line work.
    Wishing you a brill Chrissy and fab 2011

  20. Kolleen says:


    beautiful gor-juss elephants?!?!

    your talent and creativity is ENDLESS….i LOVE this!!!

    and i love you

  21. Jessie says:

    Ah! This is lovely! A very happy christmas to you, with love, Jess x

  22. Baxter's Mom says:

    Love your blog and love your art! A very Merry Christmas to you!!!

  23. Julia says:

    Oh my. Such beauty you are, such beauty that pours out of you. I love who you are.

    Wishing you a merry merry one.

    With love,


  24. elizabeth says:

    Ahhhhhh. *happy sigh*

    A happy merry holiday to you!

  25. Leililaloo says:

    Have fantasic 2011!!! And a real warm and cozy christmas, for what’s left of it :))

  26. Megan Coyle says:

    this is beautiful!

    Happy, Happy Holidays!

    and I hope you have a great New Year πŸ™‚

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