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Trust, 20"x24" original painting, acrylic on panel, $1000 plus s&h to the first asking nicely.  Link to purchase is below. Please reach out with any questions.
Trust is a tough thing to hold anymore. In a world with so many broken systems, a world where dynamics and truths shift and rewrite themselves on a moment, trust takes a beating.

I consciously continue to reach for it though, not because I am a glutton for punishment, but because I believe that it is one of the most critical components of a balanced life. I have to lean in and believe that I have the means to build what's important in the space I have been given. (Take note Anxiety - I am inviting Trust over, which means less room for you!)

Trust in the vastness of the sky - she wraps us all in her embrace no matter the time of day.

Trust in the ancient wisdom of the trees. They grow in whatever direction is available to them, no matter what storm (or human designed ravages) is at hand.

Trust in the wild. There is a streak inside you that aches to see the light of day. Let her out.

Trust in change. Grow into a better version of yourself. Give space and support to those who are also evolving.

Trust in the sanctity of life in every form, including those you may not understand. The differences in our world have been specifically crafted to provide diversity and beauty.

The painting Trust can be viewed up close, in a room setting, and even purchased right here. Hang this piece in your home as a reminder to stay open minded and believe, even when things seem bleak.

I am happy to offer payment plans, simply ask. A 30% non refundable deposit reserves the painting for you, with the balance plus shipping and handling satisfied within 12 months.

Thanks so much for your interest in my artwork,
All my best, warmly, Kim


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