ARTIST NAME: Karen Joy Austria
MEDIUM: Acrylic on Canvas
It depicts a woman exposing a broken pieces in place of her chest. It appears to be on the verge of collapsing. Tears of blood streams down her face. It appears to be sad or broken or a woman going through hard times. A Circle red means a regular person who is not eligible for any pay increases until adjustments increase the top step of the range beyond her current rate self. Putting a puzzle together is the perfect analogy for anything that she’s trying to achieve in life. She knows all the steps to her goal until she’s in the middle of it. Each step will come up when it needs, in order to complete it for herself, as happens. Some of the pieces might need to be moved around but that is life. Magenta promotes compassion, kindness and cooperation. Sometimes she wants to be alone most of her time and feels more optimistic by her company.