This art piece delves into the dark depths of suicidal ideation, while simultaneously highlighting the protective factors that can shield us from acting upon these thoughts. It serves as a powerful representation of the incredible strength that resides within humanity.
The artwork is created on high-quality Canson 100lb paper. Charcoal and pastel have been skillfully used to create depth, shades, and highlights, adding a unique and emotive quality to the piece.
In this composition, I portray the overwhelming nature of suicidal ideation, depicting the intensity and despair that can consume an individual. However, amidst this darkness, there is a distinct presence of comforts, coping skills, and supports. This juxtaposition symbolizes the strength and resilience we possess, as well as the potential for hope and healing.
By exploring this profound subject matter, I invites viewers to reflect upon the power of human strength and the importance of finding solace and support during times of struggle. It serves as a reminder that even in our darkest moments, there is the potential for resilience and the ability to overcome.