The most important work we can do, individually and globally, is the healing of traumas so that we don’t pass them down to future generations. This blog is a working tool to contribute to this good work.
*A FEW OF MY CHILDHOOD HANDMADE GREETING CARDS
I have been disappointed not to find any of my childhood art work as I go through my mother’s papers, but I am not surprised. Why would she keep mine?
Then I discovered that tucked inside some of the piles of my mother’s letters were envelopes that had tucked inside of THEM some of the cards I drew as a child. They are ‘holiday art’, more stereotyped than would be an actual freehand drawing. But as I have none of the latter to look at, I’ll have to be happy with the former. I do see that as I got a little older here the pictures on the cards become a little more complex and interesting.
So here they are in order by my apparent age at drawing, with what comments I can make about them. The first one showing here I will ‘work with’ separately under the page heading