Sunday, 15 May 2011

TAKE A WORD - ORIENTAL


Marie has chosen ORIENTAL as our inspirational word for this week and that made me think of the recent Japanese earthquake and tsunami and the quiet and dignified way in which Japan is rebuilding itself.

The red circle, outline map and Japanese script (the symbol for hope) were Googled whilst the lady is a free to use from Fundraw.com.   Font is Apple LiSung.

Thank you for looking.

14 comments:

peggy gatto said...

PERFECT!!!
Fabulous design. Would be a great travel poster!!!

Lizbethem said...

Lovely art. The red tear is most effective.

Terri Kahrs said...

Ann, this piece is graphic masterpiece. Simple, effective and stunning. Hugs, Terri xoxo

Ozstuff said...

I agree with Terri - simple, effective and stunning and it packs a punch. Beautiful artwork, Ann. It's good to see you back at the challenges!

indybev said...

Welcome back, Ann! This is a smashing piece, and the single red tear makes a powerful statement. Beautifully done!

Silvia(Barnie) said...

F A N T A S T I C. Really wonderful.

Yvonne said...

This is STUNNING, Ann!

Christine said...

This is really a graphic masterpiece. It doesn't require any explanation, you look and feel! Besides, it's so beautiful!
I'm very happy yoi are back, I missed you.

Grannie Annie said...

A bright and beautiful collage Ann...and your reminder of what a resourceful and intelligent people they are along with their dignity. Wonderful post welcome back!!

Judy said...

Magnificent piece, Ann, love the addition of the tear drop, adds a special touch along with the thoughtful image!
Hope you had a wonderful holiday!

Lori Saul said...

Beautiful bold visual art. I caught my breath when first seeing this!

Faye said...

Beautiful tribute to the Japanese people, Ann. Really gorgeous work.

Ana Cristina Caldatto said...

beautiful image
Hugs

Kaylene said...

Stunning image great work