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"Always Remember"
 
"Always Remember" is my tribute to the United States of America commemorating the September 11th, 2001 tragic event.

Explosions in stark blue turned into flames.  The fire burned so hot it seemed the very stars were melting.  Drops of blood flowed into the ashes.  But, even as the embers glowed, new life began. 

Our nation is made up of many peoples from different cultures.  In some cultures the crow represents the sun, the dawn, a new day.  The crow to the Native Americans is the creative principle.  The gold cleat upon which the crow stands signifies the economy, whereupon the ships of industry tie.    The crow stands  ready to fly;  his back to the devastation,  facing the bright future symbolized by white, the color of peace, purity and virtue.  His countenance is one of fierce determination.  Red is the color for war, anger, victory in battle.  Blue indicates calm authority.  Before the crow these colors level off and stretch out of sight into the future.
 



Original Pastel Painting

12" X 17"

$1,300 USD + S & H

"Always Remember" is a 12" X 17" original pastel painting on Mi-Teintes paper.
 

Limited Edition Prints Note Card

Note: Color of images may vary slightly from the actual artwork due to variations in monitors. Prices do not include framing and/or matting.

WARNING: Copyrighted material. All rights reserved. Artwork may not be duplicated in any way without the expressed written consent of the artist. Any reproduction for any purpose is a violation of United States copyright laws.

© 2002 Carol Thompson