365, Day 146: Trusting the Process

365, Day 146

I am on fall break. Which means, of course, that I have even more stuff that needs doing than usual. The day I painted this piece was one of those days where I didn’t want to paint, didn’t feel like painting, and hated what I ended up with. It was the first day of an academic conference at a “big” local university, a regional conference, and I was feeling out of my element. Nervous. Panicked. And still tweaking my presentation late into the night (and as it turned out, late into the next night….).

This was just a day to get paint on paper. I really have no idea what it is or what it means, I just remember being drawn to this particular shade of green which is one I don’t use much.

Some days are like this, folks. You just get paint on the paper and try to trust the process.

(© Karen Opp. All rights reserved.)

About Karen

I am a fifty-something anthropology student, an artist, dancer, photographer, healer, mother, grandmother and perennial seeker. I am distracted by shiny things and infused with a sense of wonder at the world around me and people in general. I am a “journey” person who often wishes that I could have a “destination” day at least every now and then…
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2 Responses to 365, Day 146: Trusting the Process

  1. I missed this one before but i like the simplicity of this one AND the colors you used.


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