Sunday, January 4, 2009

A Most Beautiful Art Giveaway... Hurry!!!

Here is some VERY exciting news from David Bowman (these words here are in the words of my blogging friend at Trying to Stay Calm....:

You can ALL win a FREE signed 8x10 print of your choice (out of the three prints)! By doing this we can spread his beautiful art and all be winners by having a signed precious picture in our home!!!! THANK YOU AGAIN DAVID BOWMAN may the Lord bless you abundantly :)

Here is what to do to get your free signed 8x10 print:
*This offer expires Monday Jan. 5th at noon!!*
Copy and post on your blog or website all the items below....
Also send an invite to everyone you know to do to the same for
them to get a free print. Ask them to come see David's work and
website! You can add your own personal touches if you'd like :)
Then after you post make sure and send David an e-mail at:
contact@bowman-art.com so he knows you posted to get your print.

From here on is what to copy and post on your website or blog....

I wanted to share these beautiful pictures and what the artist has to say about each one of them! You can ALL win a FREE signed 8x10 print of your choice (out of the three prints), by copying and posting to your blog or website this whole post! After you post then send an e-mail to David (contact@bowman-art.com) with your website or blog address telling him you posted it and that you read about this offer on my blog. Also send him your name and mailing address and he will send your signed 8x10 print of your choice :) Hurry because...
*This offer expires Monday Jan. 5th at noon!!*

David Bowman: has had a passion for art ever since he could pick up a pencil. He loves creating images of the Savior that inspire and uplift. Along with his Christian fine art, David has also written and illustrated a series of scripture storybooks for children titled "Who's Your Hero". Check out his website at www.bowman-art.com to see more of his precious art. (Go See!!!)





"Innocence"
The Savior tells us we need to become as little children to inherit the kingdom of God. I've often wondered what it is about little children Jesus loves most, and I think its their innocence. They are clean slates, seeing the world and others through untarnished eyes. Their hearts are pure, without the baggage of cynicism and self-doubt. In this piece, I've tried to imagine how a child would act upon meeting the Master for the first time. Without reservation or inhibition, I think he would simply want to play with Him. He would be at complete ease, allowing his pure little heart to soak in the love and laughter of His pure, infinite heart. Its no wonder Christ delights in these little ones and sets them up to be our examples.



"Security"
One of the greatest human needs is a sense of security. In all aspects of life, we naturally gravitate towards anything that makes us feel safe. In this piece, I wanted to convey a sense of complete peace and calm like only the Savior can provide. It's a security that allows us to rest assured, without fear or worry, when we put ourselves trustingly in His arms. Little children have that inherent kind of trust in their parents, so it's fitting that the man and girl who modeled for "Security" are actually father and daughter. They generated
the exact feel I was looking for.




"My Child"
This piece conveys an intimate, up-close-and-personal feeling of the Savior's love. Notice how all the lines draw your attention and point towards Jesus' face in the center. I chose the name "My Child" because the only thing that could compare (even remotely) to Christ's compassion for us is the love of a parent for his/her child. This image is also intended to put things in perspective. Above all, we are God's children first. He allows us the privelege of experiencing parenthood for ourselves and we are entrusted to be the mothers and fathers of His children here on earth.

Help pass on the news of this wonderful giveaway and help support this wonderful artist!!! Happy New Year!!

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Anonymous said...

I love these pictures!!! They are so beautiful!!!