Where I am matters not as much as where as where I come from. You may have found me now, a sea-green and shining bottle floating in the froth, laboriously sighed out in high tide, but my journey has been long.
The mother smiled,
the daughter too;
some innate and involuntary reaction
to a life unfiltered
spent sharing love and laughter
and secrets whispered in soft voices.
Souls that no generation could divide,
that most would never know.
We’re all water from different rivers,Yoko Ono
That’s why it’s so easy to meet,
We’re all water in this vast, vast ocean,
Someday we’ll evaporate together.
Tara Deacon’s colourful illustrations convey a sense of sun-drenched warmth and the carefree delights of everyday life. We catch up with the artist to discuss creative inspiration and elevating the ordinary.
The tender spell of evening
waits not for those
who thrive on incarnations
of golden money sun drips,
emblazoned on promises
of empty success.
Bath-based artist Holly Warburton is an illustrator and 2D animator whose character portraits convey the emotions and hardships of everyday life. WOM speaks to the artists about her works, inspiration and creative passions.
We are aware only of the empty space in the forest, which only yesterday was filled with trees.Anna Freud