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Stevens is also director of the Golden Apple Art Residency located in Harrington, Maine. The following paper seeks to describe one painting from these paintings, in addition to what the painting means. The painting chosen for this paper is Slipping into the Velvet Past. This painting is shown in the picture below.
Slipping into the Velvet Past is a painting created in 2011 whose medium is an oil painting on canvas. The painting is a large-scale painting from the series of paintings Journey: Life from the Inside out, measuring a height of 48 inches and a width of 60 inches width. The painting is a visual metaphor that describes various psychological stages that happen in a journey that persons embark on. It is a unique narrative that is also figurative. A woman referred to as Annara, a female figure who depicts the hope experienced during a journey, is telling the story narrated in this painting. She is seen resting with a white mask on her face and wearing a white dress. She rests curled up in the middle of dried velvety fallen leaves in a jungle. She depicts a sweet, innocent girl. Annara is seen in this painting with her eyes closed, as she peacefully awaits the unfolding of her life (www.ferris.edu, 2012).
The young girl describes youth and the anticipation of life as it unfolds, waiting to experience the endless possibilities that await her. As a young person, Annara has little personal history of her life or any past failures that could stand in her way or discourage her. She is also a young person with no sense of danger to warn her of her wonderful future. All she has is her imaginations to impel and propel her to her future ahead. She is, therefore, in a pure and clean state and surrounded by hope and promise. This is demonstrated by her surrounding, an environment of natural coexistence that is not polluted by modern technology. As she lies down curled up like a baby, Annara describes fragility and delicateness in
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Life as I see on a pensive mood through the glittering rays across my black-glassed window, the warmth I feel when the first rays of summer sun touch my feet, as I lay back on my arm chair and recollect the by-gone days of my life appears to me as a collage of many colorful pictures hanged on a notice board that allures every mind passing by.
With this backgrounder information the outcomes of research on the use of pot by men and their sexual function needs to be assessed. One section of the researchers says that pot enhances the desire for sex. It has been universally been accepted by the social scientists, moral preachers and spiritual aspirants that controlling aspect of sex is more desirable than the enhancing the sex activities.
Lapland, situated close to the Arctic Circle is considered to be one of the best sporting spots in UK. They offer attractive skiing packages to the customers. Apart from skiing, the travelers can enjoy the environment which is fresh, green and pure from all the pollution.1
It is most useful when individuals do not have the answers within and needs someone to empower them to achieve clarity on where they are now and to set a path forward based on their strengths, dreams, passions, etc, while overcoming and mitigating all perceived weaknesses.
In an attempt to research issues associated with Autistic children and identify the impact of mainstreaming, inclusions, and pull out options, the following quantitative research proposal is being considered:
Quantitative Design – This study will consist of a quantitative
This study focuses on two main questions:
1. What are the educational practices and strategies employed by special education, general education team and educators to support a successful mainstreaming and inclusion of children with autism in a general education
These range from medical checkups, physical exercises, healthy diet, and working or operating within the physical confines of their bodies (International Society for Quality of Life Studies, 2006). An individual should design apparatus and checkers
The following publication provides for the different perceptions that the male have for women in Muslim countries. In addition, the discussion articulates on the acceptance that the women conceive on the mistaken misinterpretation of their subordination to men.