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Featured in Collage with Traditional Mediums May 2012
Featured in Feminine Intent June 2012
Featured in ART Universe June 2012
Featured in The Best of Red Bubble June 2012
Featured in Retired and Happy June 2012
Featured in The Group June 2012

I heard a beat…
a rythmic sound…
and I paused to listen for awhile.
Then a vision appeared before me:
An ornate instrument began to tell a story…
a story told only in sound.
So I listened some more
and I heard this drum
a beautiful drum accompanied by voices…
voices chanting words I didn’t know…
Cries and moans and visions
steeped in pain…
I saw bondage and struggle…
but there was also GRACE
visions of people rich in HOPE!

And so filled with LOVE
and standing on my own FAITH in God…
I began painting…
Drum Land.

This is a mixed media collage made with glitter pens, hand painted paper, Intense pencils, acrylic, rhinestones, and ink on Canson 140# Cold Pressed watercolor paper. Original is 7″×10″

I’m an abstract-expressionist painter… a mixed media, encaustic, collage artist who uses a non-objective, emotive style of creative expression and visual messaging. I create to survive, to LIVE with more JOY and less pain. ART (plus faith in God) is what sustains me.

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  • RobynLee
    RobynLeeover 2 years ago

  • Thank you very much, Robyn! :)

    – © Angela L Walker

  • tori yule
    tori yuleover 2 years ago

    Our Gallery is now open for your viewing pleasure and comments.
    Please head over here to congratulate our Star of the Week. Thank you
    June 2012

  • Linda Lees
    Linda Leesover 2 years ago

    I love the fresh, vibrant colors you’ve used to convey your message here Angela. Congratulations on your features

  • Thank you so very much, Linda! :)

    – © Angela L Walker

  • Alga Washington
    Alga Washingtonover 2 years ago

    Wonderful work, congrats on the features.

  • Thanks, Alga! :)

    – © Angela L Walker

  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesover 2 years ago

  • Hooray! :) I’m grateful!

    – © Angela L Walker

  • Evita
    Evitaover 2 years ago

    Fabulous work… Congratulations on your feature !!! ☺♥

  • Thank you so much, Evita! :)

    – © Angela L Walker

  • © Kira Bodensted
    © Kira Bodenstedover 2 years ago

    06-09-12 Congratulations!
    Your outstanding work has been featured in ART UNIVERSE

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignover 2 years ago

    Congratulations! Your June 9, 2012 feature in The Best of Red Bubble places this image among the best of the best.

  • Oh my, I am so grateful! Thank you very much!

    – © Angela L Walker

  • Tammera
    Tammeraover 2 years ago


  • Thank you so much, Tammera!

    – © Angela L Walker

  • Diane Hall
    Diane Hallover 2 years ago

    This is just lovely Angela.

  • Thank you so very much, Diane! :)

    – © Angela L Walker

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