“Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect. “
– Chief Seattle, Duwamish
I have begun a new series of paintings called “This Fragile Earth”.
This work is a gentle suggestion to become engaged in the struggle to combat climate change. It is a notice to understand the beauty and drama of our natural world, to stop our rapacious ways—which have been going on for centuries, and recognize the overwhelming need we have to protect our planet.
“We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.”
North American Indian proverb