The holistic approach to the human
existence is to incorporate the mind, body, and spirit
The three linked circles represent the mind,
body, and spirit realms. The top circle represents the mind realm.
When you nourish your mind with education you are rewarded with
knowledge. Feed your body nutrition and exercise you have the
expectation of good health. Feed your spirit the creator’s word and
you get peace.
Human beings are connected to other human beings,
their local communities, and the earth at large. The four seasons
are the backdrop of the piece. The upper left quadrant
represents winter, upper right spring, bottom left fall, bottom
right summer. All four quadrants are sewn together with a silver
Christianity, Islam and Judaism all worship
the god of Abraham. These three groups have more followers
than any other single faith and have more adherants than the
remainder population even when those that consider themselves
nonreligious are included.
A red thread, representing the blood of Abraham
is stitched into the piece, connecting the three excerpts; one from
the Torah, the Bible and the Qur’an hopefully to reconcile these
three faiths and show each has a connection to each other and to
the God of Abraham.
Thread, paper, beads