“Setbacks don’t have to knock you flat. Bounce back. Find another way to be and do what you love.”
Encaustic, and pure pigment on board.
Resilience Rising was inspired by a beeswax painting I created for the Beauty of Resilience Exhibition, in 2020–which was, the night before the opening unbeknown to me, put in the back storage area by the gallery owner. I insisted that it be put back on display. It sold that day. The experience motivated my partner to help me set up my own gallery, Art@Rangitane.
In this video, I share how, and why, I created an art gallery from home during the lockdowns, empowered my life and created more joy for others: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5gGbgRqooOY&t=11s