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Monday, July 25, 2005

The Mustard Field



Eyeku -

"Country road leads me home to wild mustard in bloom."

Wednesday, July 13, 2005

Lillie's Garden



Eyeku -

"Old Mother olive shading her young, blosoms on the rise giving thanks to the sun."
by Teresa Kelly-Tagas

Wednesday, June 29, 2005

Are you HSP ???



Eyeku -
"Cool breeze, water ripples, leave me stay here while the day passes."

Art is a field in which a person has much to learn in the ways of seeing, touching, feeling, expressing. We therefore benefit by being sensitive to ourselves, others, and the world around us because by doing so we can learn to express more in our art. For those who are HSP this task comes easier, for those who are not it is something learned over time. Just what is HSP? Robert Genn wrote to me about this topic and I felt too, that what he had to say hit close to home. -


Highly sensitive persons

June 28, 2005

Dear Teresa,

This letter is a bit more difficult to write because it hits close to home. Apparently 15 percent of the general population are what psychologists now call "Highly Sensitive Persons," or HSPs. Among creative types the percentage is much higher. In part, it's the sensitivity that makes us creative. Carl Jung suggested that we are just introverted, shy or depressed. Recent research indicates that HSPs are genetically programmed to be that way. Getting rid of the condition would be like changing our eye colour. HSPs have valuable assets that have traditionally been given a bum rap by the not-so-sensitive majority. Highly sensitive persons often ....

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Tuesday, June 21, 2005

River View



Eyeku-

Cool breeze ruffles the upper leaves, creek bends under, sounds only of the sun shinning.

Monday, June 13, 2005

Daisy Bridge



Eyeku -

The soothing sound of the creek and robins singing; refreshing of my soul.

Friday, June 10, 2005

Summer Fragrance




Eyeku -

Gardenia, elegant scent in the air arrives in my nose, I turn and admire the beauty.

Sunday, May 29, 2005

Sweet Daisies



Eyeku -

"Sweet daisies blooming in the sun, Robins wanting their bath."

A painting done on a very sunny moring in late May.