Sunday, August 19, 2012

nourishment





 I am exploring the idea that the act of creating is self nourishment.   Perhaps even more than it is self expression.

This bundle of cedar branches was wrapped months ago, but now is re-shaped,  wrapped again, this time with wool yarn.


Wrapping...it's like chanting.

7 comments:

deanna7trees said...

yes...self nourishment for me and i think for a lot of us.

Els said...

ditto Deanna !

mansuetude said...

the act of creating is self nourishment.

creating = self nourishment.

= is

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language math
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can we locate the "nourishment" without the object/artifact ... can we share it point to it

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just thinking
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r we dressing an ineffable


Jennifer said...

Yes.

Judy Martin said...

in·ef·fa·ble/inˈefəbəl/
Adjective:

Too great or extreme to be expressed or described in words: "ineffable beauty".
Too sacred to be uttered.

I had to look up that word.
Ineffable.

Thanks for stretching me.

Valerianna said...

Wonderuful post, Judy... I love "Wrapping... it"s like chanting"

montse llamas-artsandcats said...

Right! The expresion "self expresion" has always sounded me a little weird...