But humanity in time forgot all of its wisdom, and in its ignorance began to purge the Earth of its values ~
Until almost nothing remained ~
And so the WILD THINGS! were sent forth to intermingle amongst humans to nurture them and remind them once more of who they are deep down inside, and to share with them an ancient and timeless remedy… that of love, freedom and pure joy ~
For as we remember who we truly are, wild spirits one and all, our future as a human race and that of our Mother Earth is destined to thrive ~ because inside each and every one of us there is still a WILD SPIRIT … DANCING
Wild Things! $ 15.00
Wild Thingy’s! $ 10.00
PLUS shipping & handling to anywhere in the world!
- Wild Things are made lovingly from predominantly recycled materials ~ no two are ever alike! Wild Thingy’s also… (who are simply Wild Things-in-Training but appear to get into just as much trouble…)
- Wild Things and Thingy’s are shipped in padded envelopped, packaged in a clear plastic bag with a “By Shena” label with the message: “Because inside each and every one of us there is still a Wild Spirit … dancing” and includes their story: Remembering who we are… as seen above…
- Please contact me directly to save on Shipping and Handling for multiple quantities. Items can also be drop-shipped to another address at your request.
Seeking refuge for my health, I moved to Gabriola in the fall of 2004.
In the quiet of winter I finally heard what my body
had been desperately trying to tell me for a very long while ~
that it was time to let my life be what it wanted and needed to be…
I knew inherently that I would heal through my creativity.
Too tired to write, or paint,
I returned to my one constant throughout the years…fabric art.
As the figures began to emerge,
each and every one of them was dancing…
Caught up in this dance was the spirit of friends and strangers alike ~
clothing was kept aside at Giro,
friends sent packages of threads, beads, charms, and yarn scraps,
neighbours unearthed old earrings, my mother sent broken jewellry pieces,
people at get-togethers raided their closets,
and a wonderful graphic artist friend designed my labels.
Everything is either recycled or donated…
~ Heartfelt thanks to everyone ~
These figures came together in the spirit of healing,
are inspired by the spirit of Gabriola, and celebrate that