We the people

Preamble to the Constitution of the United States scribed on November 6, 2018 by Meredith Eliassen.

Insect studies…

October 24, 2018

moth

Celtic moth design by Meredith Eliassen, 2018.

insects

Insect sketches mounted on Japanese paper, by Meredith Eliassen, 2018.

creature

Drawing on handmade paper by Meredith Eliassen, 2018.

Summertime…

June 27, 2018

butterflies:flower

Two butterflies explore summertime, design by Meredith Eliassen, 2018.

Summertime Notecard

Summer lull…

June 25, 2018

yerba buena

In a quiet moment… a drawing of some neighborhood yerba buena by Meredith Eliassen, 2018.

barley

For Jennifer Golick, Christine Loeber, and Jennifer Gonzales Shushereba with the Pathway Home at the Veteran’s Home of California in Yountville, California, and for all of the good people who continue to work with our veterans who need healing after serving. “The harvest truly is plenteous, but the labourers are few…” (Matthew 9:37), drawing by Meredith Eliassen, 2018.

 

 

Lax light water

“the-light-is-still-up-on-the-wa-ters-the-sun-is-still-up-on-the-sea” inspired by the words of Robert Lax, design by Meredith Eliassen, 2018.

Light is still notecard

 

 

moth heart

Some California Indian tribes consider moths to be sacred and powerful creatures that are spirit guides into mystery, darkness/light, and transformation. Design by Meredith Eliassen, 2018.

Heart Moth Card

Meanderings 3

November 3, 2017

Then the winds came and a fire that made the sun change its hue.

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I could not breath… for thinking of those in the path of the firestorm.

My prayers are with those who were touched by last month’s fires… for truth, love, and renewal.

 

Meanderings 1 & 2

November 2, 2017

shoreline

It was an uneventful summer…

kite

Before the winds kicked up…