An image of a girl holding up a photo of the face of a Barbie doll. I love this piece as it implies that society and the media portray an image of 'the perfect and beautiful woman' and its all girls ever want to be and such importance is put upon it, however the perfect woman isn't real, it is only plastic or models have been photo-shopped etc.
Pin ItI have a slightly fairy-obsessed nearly 3 year old in the house at the moment, and all she can talk about is her flower fairy party which is coming up soon! So I put together a very simple and easy flowers and fairies sensory tub to satisfy her pink-cravings in the mean time! I...Read More »
2/25 140-17: 1) Everyone is trying to change who they are. Nyasha wants to be British and look perfect and skinny. All the Africans want to be Americans, and all the Americans want to be Africans. Chido does not want to be that person his father wants him to be. Maiguru is not that perfect happy woman, but she pretends like she is. Everyone so far wants to change at least one thing about themselves because they are not happy with who they see in the mirror.
Beautiful composition by Jackie Felix of Erie, Pennsylvania. She writes: “‘Wren Ever’ is one of my latest designs; as a bird watcher I am aware it’s not technically correct, but I was so inspired by a little wren who insisted on using a flower pot as a nest last spring I decided to try and capture not only the experience of her determination, but also the anticipation of the arrival.