"Cactus Heart"

“Catus Heart”

2015 Acrylic on wood 5”x7" ~ in the collection of Scott Maki but open to larger commissioned painting

In this painting, a group of people bath in the glow of cactus, having blossomed in their hearts. They sit in meditation in the desert sands, themselves rising to form dunes in the shapes of skulls, falling back to the sand itself, representing the coming and going of the physical body. In the center, the immortal should is depicted as a flaming heart seeing in all directions, pupils dilated by the cactus. At the very top a cross section of the cactus bears the eye of the