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A Little Love

A tiny painting with a message of love. Title: A Little Love Art by: Faith Magdalene Austin Media: Acrylic and ink on wood panel Size: 3 inches by 2 inches African Americana Looking for original art? Visit SUNDRIP – Art for Life on Etsy. Follow the Etsy link or see the sidebar for more links.

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Art that found a new home this week

Two teddy bears made of soft pink corduroy went to a new born this week. 🙂 Chosen from the Available Art Gallery, “Southern Slaw” is on it’s way to Colorado. “Folly” aka “Smirk” went to Indiana. Here’s a quick look at some of the art that is still looking for a wall of it’s own. […]

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The Resilience Tree Series

The Resilience Tree Resilience Tree – Beginnings Resilience Tree – Risen We have not seen the last of the Resilience Trees. Next year’s creative goals includes a tree a day. I look forward to starting January 1st in a special book just for trees 🙂 Original art by Faith Magdalene Austin is available through PayPal […]

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Emotional Response from Customer

Today I sold the painting “Wait for Me – Let there always be hope”. When the individual saw her painting she was moved because she’s going through a lot right now. This is the moment artists love, we eat it up. As artists we put our very lives on canvas and hang it out for […]

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Therapy Review: Anger Management. Patient Care.

4:08 pm EST Notes: I feel like a live wire. I don’t know how to throw the breaker switch. In session we went over quite a bit of art. He noted a clear distinction between my art, Jordan’s art and Emery’s art. We talked about feeling angry and how we don’t want others to feel […]

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Paint Sketch and Alter

“She dreams of flowers” “Her fullest potential” “The Girl” in apostrophe earrings.

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Doll House and Tree Art

A soft white rabbit with a rose colored dress sits beside my very first doll house. Art Title: “My First Doll House” Art By: Faith Magdalene Austin Media: HP ink, acrylic and ink on acrylic paper with small grain Paper size: 11.5 x 8 Painting size: 5 x 6.25 inches Finish: signed, unmounted, unsealed Style: […]

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Art Therapy: The Body Speaks

I finished the therapy assignment where I painted the body’s experience with Lupus and Fibromyalgia. The painting has been completed for about two weeks or so and is hanging in my living room. When I did it I looked at it and thought, no, this can’t be it. However, I did simply allow myself the room […]

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Passion Flower

I couldn’t fit another image in this painting if I tried, and that’s the point. This is a snapshot of PTSD, a quick look inside my head that doesn’t stop running. I do like this painting, it’s not a negative piece of art, I don’t mean that at all. It’s just that often my head feels […]

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Beautiful and ugly, strong and fragile

I remember when I discovered that someone had the nerve to put their hands on my sister, that she openly discussed PTSD and the need to remove the stigma from mental health care. I was so angry. Someone had the nerve to touch my sister!!!! That started a whole flood of emotions that ended in […]