Illo Friday – Strength

This digitally-composited poster incorporated a soft-block carving which I did of a statue of Kwan Yin, as well as photography at the Pacific Asia Museum.


  1. Toni
    November 15, 2005

    Karen love the carving! Looks like it would make for a great art stamp if it were small. Love the quote also.

  2. carla
    November 15, 2005

    I like the whole look of theis…the serene look on Kwan Yin’s fave against the lush beauty of the background. The aphorsim is very compelling…good words and a lovely collage.

  3. hfm
    November 15, 2005

    An atmosphere of peace.

  4. Urban Convert
    November 15, 2005

    I really like this. A fantastic quote coupled with a beautiful illustration. Great work.

  5. rose
    November 16, 2005

    Very nice! I like the combination of elements.

  6. Carol Westover
    November 21, 2005

    Such a feeling of peace I get from this drawing/photo. I love anything Oriental… Must have been Oriental in a recent
    I read your note on Belle Papier and followed the link under your name to your web site. Your work is wonderful.
    I wish I could draw — actually, I’d love to be able to paint in watercolors.

    Warm regards,
    Carol Westover DIARY: tehachap

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