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Originally posted on Gretchen Del Rio's Art Blog:
watercolor 10/2018 O’ Great Spirit help me always to speak the truth quietly, to listen with an open mind when others speak and to remember the peace that may be found in silence. ………Cherokee Prayer ? I love coyotes. Perhaps it is their inquisitiveness most of all that…

THE DESPAIRING CHILD BY L. MARTEL

Originally posted on swo8:
The Despairing Child is a 20″ x 24″ oil on canvas painted  sometime in the 1980’s. This painting is of a troubled child. Why did I chose this subject? We are in the middle of Holy Week and unfortunately,  suffering is part of life. This is to call to mind the…