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Artist Embroiders A Self-Inflicted Sculpture Into The Palm of Her Hand

London-based artist Eliza Bennett began by working in textiles and fashion design, and uses techniques from those realms on her own hands. Her skin becomes cloth, on which she stitches embroidered patterns that trace a narrative

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'"The artist hand" Henry Moore Henry Moore's subject is the aged body. He made these drawings of his own hands when he was eighty-one and suffering from ill-health. 'Hands can convey so much' he said, 'they can beg or refuse, take or give, be open or clenched, show content or anxiety. They can be young or old, beautiful or deformed'.'

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Alchemical Symbols C004/6980 Rights Managed Caption: Alchemical symbols on The Hand of Philosophy, from 1667. A salamander surrounded by flames can be seen on the palm. At the time, salamanders were thought to have mystical properties. Alchemy was the pseudo-scientific predecessor of chemistry. Among other pursuits, alchemists searched for formulas that would turn base metals into gold.

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Research suggests the higher your self-esteem the happier a life you will have. What is Your Self-Esteem Level? How comfortable are you with yourself? Click Here to Read More = http://infoselfdevelopment.com/

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“To see a world in a grain of sand and a heaven in a wild flower, Hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour” – William Blake

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Western medicine has not yet satisfactorily addressed chronic pain or discomfort in varying parts of our body. Alternative medicine can often be light-years ahead when it comes to relieving pain. Although a combination of both western and alternative medicine, is probably the most sensible route overall, it is worth looking at the benefits of an ...

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How big are YOUR food portions? Now you can see how much to eat

Experts say that a lack of portion control is one of the main reasons so many of us are overweight - with many of us eating way more than we...

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