testament

 |  October 14, 2008


testament
testament, mixed media, 5×7 inches
-sold-

American Heritage Dictionary – (těs’tə-mənt) n.
1. Something that serves as tangible proof or evidence: The spacious plan of the city is a testament to the foresight of its founders.
2. A statement of belief; a credo: my political testament.
3. Law A written document providing for the disposition of a person’s property after death; a will.
4. Testament Bible Either of the two main divisions of the Bible.
5. Archaic A covenant between humans and God.

I italicized the meanings that spoke to me. This mixed media panel will be bound into a journal later.

7 Comments

  1. by tangled sky studio on October 14, 2008  10:14 pm Reply

    bridgette,
    this painting is just gorgeous...i love your blue/grey (a favorite of mine as well) and the way it blends into that amazing yellowish shade...
    is this on paper or wood? how will you binf it into a journal? sorry for all the questions...but i have one more...would you mind if i keep this word on the short list of ideas for the "theme page"?

  2. by Jeane on October 15, 2008  1:57 am Reply

    bridgette - I love coming here and finding a new piece - this has a very wonderful name - really like the blues and the current reds

  3. by Shayla on October 15, 2008  3:09 pm Reply

    Powerful. I didn't realize until now that one of the reasons I'm so drawn to your work is also due to its spiritual aspect.

  4. by Sukhada Gokhale on October 15, 2008  11:15 pm Reply

    beautiful, compelling work
    thanks for sharing!
    thanks sukhu

  5. by Jeane on October 17, 2008  6:46 pm Reply

    Hi Bridgette - I have something for you over at my place - no strings attached

  6. by Susan Tuttle on October 17, 2008  11:09 pm Reply

    Ahh -- so lovely! I love the greens and blues with a splash of red!

    Susan
    xo

  7. by Lorie M. on October 19, 2008  2:21 pm Reply

    Love it so much, really gorgeous.

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