"Just Me" : Original Artwork by Karien Bredenkamp
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"Just Me"

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Prints: Limited edition of 50

About The Artwork:

Introducing "Just Me," a black and white illustration that combines symbols of rebirth, heritage, and inner strength. At the heart of this artwork rises a majestic phoenix, emerging from the swirling smoke between two teepees. Nestled between these structures is a gleaming pearl ring, adding an element of elegance and depth to the composition.

The phoenix, a mythical bird renowned for its ability to rise from the ashes of its own destruction, serves as a powerful symbol of renewal, transformation, and resilience. In "Just Me," the phoenix embodies the spirit of overcoming adversity and embracing change, emerging stronger and more vibrant than before.

Surrounding the phoenix are two teepees, evoking imagery of Native American culture and tradition. Teepees symbolize shelter, community, and a connection to the natural world. In this context, they represent heritage, ancestry, and the grounding influence of cultural identity amidst the tumultuous journey of life.

The swirling smoke that envelops the phoenix and the teepees adds an ethereal quality to the illustration. Smoke symbolizes purification, transition, and the ephemeral nature of existence. It serves as a reminder of the constant flux of life and the ever-changing landscape of our experiences.

The pearl ring nestled between the teepees introduces a symbol of wisdom, purity, and inner beauty. In "Just Me," the pearl ring signifies inner strength, resilience, and the inherent value of embracing one's true self amidst life's trials and tribulations.

When all these symbols are combined, "Just Me" becomes a profound meditation on the journey of self-discovery and personal growth. Ultimately, it invites viewers to reflect on the transformative power of embracing change, honoring one's true self, and discovering the beauty in hardship.

"Look well into thyself; there is a source of strength which will always spring up if thou wilt always look." ― Marcus Aurelius

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