Monday, September 13, 2010

ACEO " Three years on a rock"
Mixed media, 2.5" x 3.5" Watercolor paper
"If you keep sitting three years on a rock, even it will become warm and comfortable"
The meaning of this Japanese proverb is that if you keep trying long enough, even a difficult thing can become easy.  It conveys the traditional Japanese values of endurance and perseverance.
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Sissy Sparrows said...

I like this proverb, and well suited to your illustration.

lil kim said...

very nice and peaceful. I'm glad I don't have to sit three years on a rock though (and so is my cat)

providential egg said...

I like this! :)

Christie said...

So cute! I love the proverb too...that is great! :)

Kirsten said...

Great proverb, and great illustration. Your cat looks very serene!