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Like Girls Do – My Face My Art

To combine art scribbled in black ink, inked in with deep blue, crimson and yellow can be sobering. To add these art pieces as a collage over the face they affect was to show that Lupus is more than what you read on a blog. It’s more than the art itself. It’s not pretty. What […]

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Some Things Aren’t Easy to Look At

 They just aren’t, some issues are so frightening that even in the line of the sun they are still pitch black, still frightening. When I painted this child, I did so with full knowledge that she may not sell. I have a problem though, I can’t paint gentle art if that’s not what’s inside. So […]

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Priscilla Doll and Sunflower

I’ve had the itch to sew for a good month. I’ve finally gathered the dolls I’d like to complete and started adding their final touches. This young lady is a handmade African American rag doll with a hand painted face and handmade clothes. She’s a lovely girl, a shelf sitter girl to be added to […]

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The compliment

What is the best compliment you’ve ever gotten about your work? I purchased your art for an unborn child. It’s her first art piece. It gave me shivers and touched me deeply enough to make tears fall. Someone thought well enough of my art to make it a present for a child unborn. Does it get […]

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Bruised Reed 2

Art Title: Reed II Art by: Faith Magdalene Austin Medium: black ink, acrylic paint, light card stock paper 4 x 7 , signed, mounted, raw unsealed. Details: Blue, yellow, orange, headdress, large eyes, strikes of paint, finger paint, complex simplicity. Please see sidebar for purchase options in my Etsy shop. Faith

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Dorothy in the Meadow

This small painting shows a young girl with droopy eyes and blue hanging above them. Cardinals and birds of strange feathers hold her braids like ribbons. Together in the meadow of wildflowers they find quiet solace. Dorothy is a multi-media collage art piece on heavy card stock. The birds are hand cut and placed in her […]