This is a special piece for me because it was the first piece that I made with an actual theme in mind as opposed to being an exploration into my subconscious.
The idea I was exploring was the cyclical nature of reality, which we can clearly see in many facets of life, for example the 4 seasons.
It was important to me to make sure that even though there were clearly defined sections, they all affected one another by a subtle connection, and that none was objectively "better" than the others.
This work represents the movement we go through in life, which includes moments of negativity, of battling against an opposite polarity; battling evil.
It aims to provide everyone with a wider view of the whole cycle so as to help us stand firm in our beliefs even in those moments where one "season" merges with the next and having a clear view of what is to come becomes muddied.
It was important for me to make this a cycle of more than 2 seasons (good vs. evil, positive vs. negative) because of it's relation to many other cycles observable in nature, as well as the fact that not everyone goes through their Spiritual Battle at the same time, the time for me to rest after battle might only be the beginning of yours; this also emphasizes the importance of caring for one another through tough times.
Agueda Cardenas - sole creator.
This is original work.
At the moment I am not selling it.
I might offer some prints in the future through my website as well as my Instagram page.
I am available for direct commissions any time.
I am also working on having some merchandise available on my website very soon, including original artwork and prints as well as embroidered t-shirts, all depicting details of my drawings.
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