I worked from pictures I took of myself, and then used pastels and ink to explore these feeling states. Working large accentuated these places, so that I could look at them outside of myself.
About the Moderator
Magdalena is the moderator of the Paintsplash blog for Southwestern College. She is also an advisor and an adjunct faculty member at the college in the Art Therapy program, as well as the President of the New Mexico Art Therapy Association. Magdalena is a therapist at Youth Shelters in Santa Fe, as well as the school counselor for the Santa Fe School for the Arts & Sciences, working with Art, Sandplay, and relationship focused techniques with families, adults, teens, and children.