Therese Duszynski's Profile

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Nepenthe by definition means: 1) a potion used by ancients to dull pain and sorrow.
2) something capable of making one forget grief and suffering.
I chose this name for my studio because it is my belief that art should bring joy and light into this world to uplift our spirits.
It is my wish that each little card, or piece of artwork brings warmth to the heart, and a gentle smile to the face of the recipient.
I am so grateful for Etsy, and the woman who pointed me in its direction. (I never did get her name.) I have been drawing since I was a child. I would pull a kitchen chair up to a side table in the living room after dinner and draw until bedtime. My Dad was a printer, and back in the day, they did not recycle, so he would bring home huge piles of paper for me to draw on!
Now I wish all I had to do after dinner was…

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  • Female
  • Born on January 26
  • Joined March 21, 2011

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Pastels, colored pencils, graphite pencils, charcoal, papers of all kinds, watercolors

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About

Nepenthe by definition means: 1) a potion used by ancients to dull pain and sorrow.
2) something capable of making one forget grief and suffering.
I chose this name for my studio because it is my belief that art should bring joy and light into this world to uplift our spirits.
It is my wish that each little card, or piece of artwork brings warmth to the heart, and a gentle smile to the face of the recipient.
I am so grateful for Etsy, and the woman who pointed me in its direction. (I never did get her name.) I have been drawing since I was a child. I would pull a kitchen chair up to a side table in the living room after dinner and draw until bedtime. My Dad was a printer, and back in the day, they did not recycle, so he would bring home huge piles of paper for me to draw on!
Now I wish all I had to do after dinner was draw! I do what I can, when I can. And I love Etsy for the chance to work at my own pace.(a snails pace) and still sell my work! I am grateful for all the inspiration, education, and support. Best wishes to all in all your creative endeavors, and life!

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