“If you're reading this... Congratulations, you're alive. If that's not something to smile about, then I don't know what is.” Chad Sugg
Description: Two scans arranged in Ps
This scanography diptych depicts a woman at the start of chemotherapy, who has just lost her hair. While cancer is a difficult subject, this image is a celebration of new beginnings, as she embarks on a battle to save her own life.
Posted by anjesen on December 18, 2012
You captured hope. That's awesome!
Posted by frederiqueroy70 on December 18, 2012
Thank you so much; this was done almost a year ago, and she's still doing well and is cancer free.
I'm happy to read that! Somehow I knew... thank you!
Posted by lianne on February 29, 2012
I can't even speak to this Fred - I think I've said elsewhere how deeply this moves me and what it signifies for me about both you and your mother. I'm sorry I didn't come into the lounge to congratulate you dear Fred...but please know how very much I admire you both and what a gift I believe this to be for so many. xo
Posted by wysiwyg on February 25, 2012
One of the hardest things in life, is to watch somebody you care for, lose something that they love. I can tell from your art work you have a very tender and close relationship, it's good your able to express it, Congratulations Fred for having the courage and ability to share.
Posted by frederiqueroy70 on February 25, 2012
Thank you for your empathic response :) I think my art helps me create meaning in my life even when things seem senseless.
Posted by allisonprescott on February 24, 2012
I love scans, this is by far my favorite out of your collection
Posted by frederiqueroy70 on February 24, 2012
Thanks so much! As you may have noticed, I've been quite enjoying your work too!
Posted by aashton on February 24, 2012
Posted by clotildeespinosa on February 24, 2012
VERY nice and quite interesting.
Posted by rodeorose on February 24, 2012
CONGRATULATIONS YOUR ARTWORK HAS BEEN FEATURED AT THE BLUE FRIDAY LOUNGE!!
You are invited to post your comments and your Work at the link to the BLUE FRIDAY LOUNGE in the next 48 hours, and join us in some fun at weeks’ end among friends at BLUE Group http://groups.bluecanvas.com/BLUE/forum/post/2359
Posted by bernsgilnamurphy on February 23, 2012
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Posted by aimelle on February 22, 2012
ohh and it goes further! again, such an interesting series! and here, so powerful and emotive!!
Posted by frederiqueroy70 on February 23, 2012
Thanks Aimelle, for the comment and for dropping by!
Posted by terrapanthera on February 22, 2012
This is so special! Very moving again, but sooooo beautiful!
Posted by frederiqueroy70 on February 22, 2012
Thank you Miek. I'm quite proud of this one.
Posted by wysiwyg on February 22, 2012
Powerful title and image, amazing you know to embrace and transform it, versus being frozen by it.
Thank you! Often art can be a safe container for processing emotion....
Posted by rodeorose on February 22, 2012
Completely moved here dear Fred.....Pls consider this for here:) http://groups.bluecanvas.com/BLUE
Thank you Rosie :)
Posted by ramonfernandez on February 21, 2012
This is very well done, but my god it is heartwrenching.
Posted by frederiqueroy70 on February 21, 2012
I know ... Believe me I know... but so much in life is heart wrenching... and I know that you know we must embrace it all.
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