Amanda Jolley

Reflection on pattern and abstraction of the subconscious

Tag: change

Record of the Times

12×12 encaustic collage with beeswax infused origami SOLD This painting completed in May is a reflection of turbulence and change. You’ll be happy to know the little boat has made it to calmer seas now. So why the turbulence? What changed? Simply, our church home. We attended a large church that served excellent Bible teaching. I

Balance again

Balance is a continuous theme in my life. Probably because life is not stagnant. I love change, but always have a difficult time finding the new balance in change. I had a rough summer. My husband was gone for long periods for much of his work. My empathy for single mothers rose significantly. As I balanced


After much prayer and seeking this past month, God has given me a verse for 2008: Hebrews 12:1-2 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race