Maryam Mermey’s Healing Arts Blog

Sunflower

 

 

SUN FLOWER C. 4 1428 copy

 

spiral force

tickled 

by sun petals

 

PhotoHaiku by Akiba & Maryam Mermey copyright © 2022

Snowy Egret

 

 

SNOWY EGRET 1925

 

white hyacinth heart

Monteverdi's Magnificat

snowy egret flies

 

photohaiku by akiba & maryam mermey copyright © 2022

Mother & Daughter Glass Art

 

An exceptionally creative Mother & Daughter at a private class at Morning Glory Arts designed these amazing pieces of fusing glass artwork!!! It was truly inspiring to witness these artists at work!!! Thank you for bringing this beauty into the world 🤩

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Morning Glory Arts

Morning Glory Art

 

 

 

 

Mama, Ducklings & Painted Turtle

Mallard fam. PT 9818

smiling eyes

fuzzy young

sun~reflecting turtle

chance meeting

 

PhotoHaiku by Akiba & Maryam Mermey copyright 2022

PHL Healing Glass Mandalas

 

The Prevention and Healthy Living program at Maine/General Hospital in Augusta, Maine sponsored a Healing Glass Mandalas class on April 23rd, 2022. The participants created sacred,breath~giving images as reflections of transformation, love & hope. It was an intergenerational gathering of truly amazing people who created meditations in glass!!!

 

PHL Healing Glass Mandalas 4/23/2022 

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Cardinal

 

Cardinal

 

Bowing to light

in cardinal’s eye

wounds heal

 

PhotoHaiku by Akiba & Maryam Mermey 2022

Creative Painting Class

The Creative Painting class with the AMAZINGLY INNOVATIVE Maine Dartmouth Family Medicine Residents expressed the miracles of color & joyous camaraderie!!!! The small group paintings were created on 48"x60" canvases inspired by Jackson Pollock's splatter or drip painting techniques. Jackson Pollock was an Amercan painter who lived from 1912-1956 and made a significant contribution to the abstract expressionist movement with his drip technique.

The theme of the first group painting was flow. The second group painting has a celestial/spiritual theme. In the third group painting the residents allowed a theme to organically emerge, which has a springy, whimsical feel. The theme of the fourth group painting was light emerging from dark. I was truly moved and deeply honored to witness the unfoldment of their great spirits in color!!!!

The glorious individual, mixed media paintings follow on various surfaces including oval canvases, practice panels and specialized paper for alcohol paints, which were most kindly donated by Dr. Megan Barker. What a marvelous festival of color and creativity!!!

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Green Heron

Green Heron

 

Green Heron  

 

Beyond appearances

Shafts of light 

Lime green wisdom

 

PhotoPoem by Akiba & Maryam Mermey copyright © 2021

Deer

 

 

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Deer

Her face a sanctuary 

Innocent

We begin again

PhotoPoem by Akiba & Maryam Mermey copyright © 2021

Maine Dartmouth Family Medicine Residents' Healing Glass Mandalas

The awe~inspiring 11 Healing Glass Mandalas were created by the Maine Dartmouth Family Medicine Resident Doctors as part of their Wellness Program. The class included glass painting as well as fusing glass and the residents all made phenomenal pieces each with a uniquely wonderful voice!

Healing Glass Mandalas Class

Healing Glass Mandalas Class

Healing Glass Mandalas Class

Healing Glass Mandalas Class

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Healing Glass Mandalas Class

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Healing Glass Mandala

Goslings

 

 

Goslings

 

Goslings

 

Softness your meditation

Belonging in your black eyes

Room for all emotions

 

PhotoHaiku by Akiba & Maryam Mermey copyright 2021

 

Northern Flicker

 

 

NORTHERN FLICKER c.2 8601

 

Emotions Splash

up against the walls

of our hearts

You answer with an arc

 

PhotoHaiku by Akiba & Maryam Mermey copyright © 2021

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