Sunrise Portal #1

I’m always searching for serenity, even if that elusive sense of peace is only found in the transitory glimmer of sunlight across a lake in the morning start to a soul-crushing day. Whenever I can find the beauty in ugliness and the everyday, I want to pass that sensation along to anyone who may need a reminder that the soul continues, despite it all. This sculptural wall-hanging combines handmade framing (rescued wood, sanded, stained, and tattooed with the kiss of a blowtorch and the caress of a blade — a reminder that our scars are memories of survival, rather than simply pain), limited edition original photography prints, and layers of epoxy to capture a sense of reflection: not just the moment one fleetingly captures peace, but also our ability to return to that state time and time again.

Published by amandaerogers

AKA Ms. Entropy, Your Lady of Chaos (Theory). Angry academic seeking tenure track gig. Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies, Colgate University. I'm sarcastic, curse & I probably need a nap.

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