“Art is literacy of the heart” Elliot Eisner / “Arte não é pureza; é purificação, não é liberdade; é libertação.” Clarice Lispector

domingo, 29 de maio de 2016

Anna and her friends

“The assumption that animals are without rights and the illusion that our treatment of them has no moral significance is a positively outrageous example of Western crudity and barbarity. Universal compassion is the only guarantee of morality.” 
― Arthur Schopenhauer, The Basis of Morality

For
Take a Word
&
Digital Whisper



Hugs, 
Karla

sábado, 28 de maio de 2016

My Alice

“Who in the world am I? Ah, that's the great puzzle.” 
― Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland



Click on the picture to enlarge it

For
Cheeky Challenge


Hugs, 
Karla

Just be!

We are what we believe we are!” 
― C.S. Lewis

Sunday Postcard Art invited us to alter a postcard and show the original piece so here it is.

Cluster:Kimeric Creations

For
Sunday Postcard Art



Hugs, 
Karla


Digital Life

 Ela


Gem

Both pieces were inspired by Raphael Vicenzi


Duo

Inspired by Daria Petrilli

Contemplation

Inspired by Florian Nicolle

All of the pieces above can be seen in Digitalmania

Hugs, 
Karla

quinta-feira, 26 de maio de 2016

A little bird

When I created my girl, I had no idea I'd find a quote to match it. But then voilà! The quote reflects what I've been through too!
I used oil pastels, acrylics, ink pens and stamps.
Linking up with

Paint Party Friday
&
Show your face



Hugs, 
Karla

terça-feira, 24 de maio de 2016

Princess

“She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. 'Time' for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.” 
― Roman Payne

For
THREE MUSES


Hugs, 
Karla

T stands for teachers

Hello T-Gang!

Hope you are well! I'd like to share some photos my daughter took of a project I made with one of my classes last Tuesday  . It was about a Brazilian poet I love so much: Alice Ruiz. The whole school was involved. Each teacher chose a female poet. We baptized the project as Feminine Voices because we only privigiled female writers. All of them are from Brazil.

 My daughter & me - she helped me to adorn my classroom.

 A scale model representing where our poet was born.


Here is a poetic clothes line. Anyone who visited our classroom, got a poem.



 Posters made by the students

Another scale model created by the students.




Whenever a teacher visited our classroom, s/he got a small book with a poem and candies. 
 Here is a library the students created named after the poet we chose.


I work at two public schools. Most of my students are from slums. Sometimes I'd like to make them dream too. Maybe I am wrong but poetry still gives us wings. It was such an immense pleasure to see them involved in our project. I hope they never forget Alice Ruiz.

Have a magical week!

Linking up with T stands for Tuesday




Hugs, 
Karla


domingo, 22 de maio de 2016

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