Tag Archive: Quotes2Keep

REignite Love Everywhere

  Handmade framed pieces from a series of paintings especially created for Reignite’s  first charity crowdfunding campaign. Original handwritten quotes painted with gouache and marker pens on paper, mounted on upcycled cards.          … Continue reading

Winds of Change

When the winds of change blow, some build walls while others build windmills. Chinese Proverb Often my illustrations start by hand and then are digitally brought together, the same happened with this, the… Continue reading

Youth has no age

Time keeps passing but as Picasso said “Youth has no age” Inspired by this quote and many moon cycles, I handwrote some pieces with ink pens on paper and transformed them to print ready… Continue reading

Quoted bookmarks

Handmade bookmarks with original handwritten quotes collages on reused card  from packages.  

Keep working on Love

Inspired by one of the first books I have ever read and one that I keep reading from time to time, I made a selection of quotes and a video. Filmed in Berlengas island while… Continue reading

Tree tales

For me, trees have always been the most penetrating preachers. I revere them when they live in tribes and families, in forests and groves. And even more I revere them when they stand… Continue reading

(tiny) Pieces of original heARTworks

Folded cards with original collages of handwritten quotes, handmade illustrations and colorful paper cuts. Frame it, gift tag or postcard it to a friend! Order yours or get Ds @ARTworks shop. Quotes in English  … Continue reading

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    The shape of water

    The shape of water

    Be like water. If nothing within you stays rigid, outward things will disclose themselves. #WorldWaterDay #BeWater #WhyFollowWhenYouCanFlow

    Spring has Sprung

    Spring has Sprung

    There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature – the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.” ― Rachel Carson, Silent Spring All photography by d.

    N0body REmembers YourSelf as Your Body

    N0body REmembers YourSelf as Your Body

    The body remembers, the bones remember, the joints remember, even the little finger remembers. Memory is lodged in pictures and feelings in the cells themselves. Like a sponge filled with water, anywhere the flesh is pressed, wrung, even touched lightly, a memory may flow out in a stream. Clarisa Pinkola Estes in “Women who run […]

    Reignite Love everywhere

    Reignite Love everywhere

    Quote & illustration by d.

    Winds of change

    Winds of change

      When the winds of change blow, some build walls while others build windmills. Chinese Proverb Illustration above and video below by d  

  • Wildcrafting: Wildcraftings

    Happy New Solar Year & Spring Day

    Happy New Solar Year & Spring Day

    May we attune to the natural cycles and embrace our wild nature like blooming flowers.

    Glossary of medicinal properties

    Glossary of medicinal properties

     A Adaptogens: Herbs that help us adapt to stress by supporting the adrenal glands, the endocrine system, and the whole person. Examples are ginseng root, nettle leaf, sarsaparilla, licorice root, and ashwagandha. Alterative: (Sanskrit: Parivartakas or Rakta Shodhana Karma ) These herbs alter or change a long-standing condition by aiding the elimination of metabolic toxins. […]

    Sage (Salvia officinalis)

    Sage (Salvia officinalis)

    Sage (Salvia officinalis) is a perennial, evergreen subshrub, with woody stems, grayish leaves, and blue to purplish flowers. Salvia (sage) is the largest member of the mint family, containing over 900 species throughout the world. The name Salvia (“salviya”) derives from the Latin salvere (“to feel well and healthy, health, heal”), the verb related to […]

    Oregano (Origanum vulgare)

    Oregano (Origanum vulgare)

    Oregano means “mountain joy,” and was revered as a symbol of happiness by the ancient Greeks and Romans. Oregano is a perennial herb, growing from 20–80 cm tall, with opposite leaves 1–4 cm long. Oregano will grow in a pH range between 6.0 (mildly acidic) and 9.0 (strongly alkaline) with a preferred range between 6.0 and […]

    Wildcrafting

    Wildcrafting

    Wildcrafting is a term for the age-old practice of collecting plant materials in their natural habitat for food, medicine, and craft. It is a direct connection to our past. When we practice wild crafting we follow the footsteps of our ancestors, we reflect their deep connection to Nature and there dependence on her. Wild crafting is […]

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