I managed to squeeze a thing out of my consciousness in time for Samhain. Just a little tiny thing. So smol. But it’s a drawing and I like it and I managed to record myself making it. Without further ado:
I kept recording and ditching narrative for the video. And then I tried explaining the narrative in the description box thing on youtube but it kept saying I was adding brackets and any number of things and wouldn’t let me add my commentary, which was pretty simple but now I’m spiteful about it. Go and look up “The Green Ribbon” if you’re interested. It’s one of my favorite little scary tales bc I feel like it’s a story that’s more complicated than it seems. AND heads rolling around. BC Halloween.
And with that, I’m done working for the evening! Hail the dark Goddess, say hello to the shadows, jump into a pile of leaves, and blessed be. ❤ ❤
Here’s a sneak preview of one of the pieces in the show:
The theme is a bit of a Haunted Appalachia thing from the pov of a suburban Appalachianite. This is only a tidbit tho… I’ve done some whole new stuff for this show, am throwing in a teensy bit of the old… it’s gonna be awesome! I just finished a tarot-themed piece tonight, the last one of 7 for this show. It’s the tarot card I want a tattoo of (hint, hint…)
Doing the art for this show has helped me be able to find my real place as a witch and maintain an atheism that I’m agreeable to. It’s been cathartic. It does tell a bit of a story but it’s one I’d never tell out loud to strangers and I prefer the viewer come away with their own sort of translation of it anyways. 🙂 I plan to post pics of the opening provided I can get hold of a decent camera for the night. I’m so excited!
My hope is to be more public in general after this shindig. We’ll see. Hopefully I’ll be seeing more of y’all in the months to come than I have been.