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To My Love
lizb
Submitted by: lizb | 9:51am, Oct 09
Los Angeles CA United States
10 Comments


My Vision of Peace
Making peace with the absence of an overwhelmingly important part of one's life can be the greatest challenge. Like losing a spouse. There have been no borders to the way it has changed my life: making peace with the present, moving forward, cherishing the past.

I found the Whole 9 community and The Peace Project because my husband, Marcel, was a member (known within the Whole 9 community as "Dangerous Ideas"). For four amazing years we co-created pieces for the Call-To-Artists and it's been a wonderful experience.

In memory of those past collaborations, this work, "To My Love," incorporates an abstract photo, "Lorca's Fields," by Marcel and a watercolor of mine, "Bird on the Wing." The sweeping color blended with the flight of the bird creates a sense of peace.

I have gratitude for the wonderful past we shared as part of the Whole 9 Peace Project journey. Thank you to everyone who has been a part of this peaceful journey as well.


Medium
Original photography by Marcel Mindlin, watercolor by Liz Beckman, and additional imagery composed in Photoshop.

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susanstone     2:28pm, Oct 27

susanstone

Inspiration indeed... Congratulations!


susanstone     8:35am, Oct 17

susanstone

that your love inspired this piece makes it even more beautiful - im so sorry for your loss...


artseacat     10:41pm, Oct 16

artseacat

Beautiful and so moving I'm so very sorry for your loss sending you healing light 🙏🏻


cr21     10:52am, Oct 16

cr21

Beautiful remembrance of a wonderful spouse. Very touching and inspiring.


shelleyme     12:51am, Oct 16

shelleyme

Much love to you.


awaken2sun     11:44am, Oct 12

awaken2sun

Liz...I somehow missed this piece...until now. I saw it and was flooded with emotion -- understanding your loss, feeling the pain of your journey following by such intense gratitude to be part of your journey. Thank you.


theredhead     6:52am, Oct 11

theredhead

THRILLED you submitted something. Marcel would be so proud!


glamourhound1     8:15pm, Oct 10

glamourhound1

What a beautiful merging of your love.


alexinasf     2:22pm, Oct 09

alexinasf

I love the colors, and the image flying free.


jamiallensnyder     12:16pm, Oct 09

jamiallensnyder

Such a beautiful and peaceful remembrance of a loving person.


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