Original art whimsical painting "Laughing Buddha" Maitraya. "Laughing Buddha" is also the Chinese Zen Buddhist Monk Hotei and Lord Maitraya (the future Buddha). A wonderful image for meditation and good Feng Shui! It is pastel on 13" x 21" Canson paper.
This image was commissioned for Dr. Doreen Virtue's "Ascended Masters Oracle Cards".The compassionate and generous"Laughing Buddha" brings an increase to your happiness and joy. The message from "Laughing Buddha" (Power of Joy) is...."To find your desired outcome, follow the path of joy...we can fulfill our purpose, help ourselves and others, and heal through the power of joy."
Sue Halstenberg's paintings have been translated into stitchery and paint by number kits, licensed for gift items and distributed as limited edition prints. Twelve of her painting are featured in Dr. Doreen Virtue's Hay House card decks. Sue is also a certified Angel Therapy Practitioner®.
Sue holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from the prestigious Art Center College of Design in Pasadena and a Signature Membership from the Pastel Society of America. Her original paintings were recently exhibited at Agape International Spiritual Center in Culver City, CA and at Center of the Heart in Santa Barbara, CA. Halstenberg Studio is in magical Ojai, California.