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What is Empathy?

This challenge closed almost 7 years ago.

The Challenge

Submit or create an image that signifies to you what empathy is.
Here are definitions:

1. understanding of another’s feelings: the ability to identify with and understand somebody else’s feelings or difficulties.
2. attribution of feelings to an object: the transfer of somebody’s own feelings and emotions to an object such as a painting.

What does empathy mean to you?

Judging / Voting Criteria

Please vote for your favorite (or favorites) . A piece that you feel best represents this challenge.

Rewards & Prizes

Accolades, Cheers, Big Smiles and a Winners or Top Ten Banner

Additional Information

Challenge is in honor of Australia’s Mental Health Awareness & also reminding us of the difficulties Australian’s are going through with the horrible flooding there.

Seren’s image was selected as the challenge avatar as these flowers are a symbol for Australia Mental Health Awareness

Entries do not have to be in the group to enter or win this challenge

Cover Image: Australia’s symbol for Mental Health Awareness ! by Imsserendipity


The Top Ten

Holding On To Life by © Loree McComb

Holding On To Life by © Loree McComb was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 9 votes.

  • Say it with flowers by Elizabeth Kendall
  • Have a Chat by Penny Smith
  • Yin and Yang by Lea  Weikert
  • Sprung a Leak by Dean Messenger
  • Another day in the cold by thelonewolffft2
  • "This must be love." by Michael Haslam
  • About real compassion and care by steppeland
  • Who Am I? by Natasha Crofts
  • Lone Leaf by vigor

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