Life is short . . .
“Life is too short to waste your time on people who don’t respect, appreciate, and value you.” ― Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart
Yep... it is the same painting. Well you are not the same on the outside as you were 10 years ago... life has passed and experiences have changed things inside and outside of you. This is the same painting but with some final layering of colors with bleed through the prior layers.
Takes time with abstract to allow it to 'age' and evolve to where it feels done. During my studio renovation this piece has been on an easel in the living room where I have my eyes on it throughout the day. Every time I look at it I discover new things in the surface.
I know each of us grows and changes with life and its happenings. I know God has traveled through life with me and knows all the different overlays in my life and the ridges and valleys across my surface.
Genesis 8:12 He waited seven more days and sent the dove out again, but this time it did not return to him.