Carmen's Creative Works

creative life
Carmen Waterman

Creative Escapes

Once upon a time, there was a young girl who felt overwhelmed by the world around her. There seemed to be many things she felt but couldn’t explain. There were people that said things and yet did something entirely different. She felt safer when no one noticed her especially if

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spiritual growth
Carmen Waterman

Lunar Eclipse

The opportunity to embrace the powerful energy of an Eclipse is an invitation to effect big change. During a lunar eclipse, the shadow of our world falls across the face of the Moon revealing hidden and buried feelings and urging them to rise up to the surface. It is a

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creative life
Carmen Waterman

Art and Healing

When life gets difficult, creating art seems to soothe my soul. To say that lately, I have struggled with all of the horrific and tragic events going on in the world would be an understatement. There is so much suffering everywhere. This year began with some serious personal challenges that

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visual storytelling
Carmen Waterman

Art Inspired by Fairytales ~ Sleeping Beauty – The Undead

Art Inspired by Fairytales One of the many ways that I have found inspiration and improved my artwork is by creating an image that is part of a suggested theme or idea. I belong to several online digital art communities and they often have theme-based contests for artists to participate

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invisible illnesses
Carmen Waterman

What is Real?

When you struggle with depression, anxiety and many of the other mental health challenges things become bigger than life. Your senses seem to go into overdrive and it becomes difficult to see your way out of the place you are in. I created this image to represent the feeling of

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healing toolkit
Carmen Waterman

Healing Love and Light

  So many people are struggling so I just wanted to share the energy of love and healing light. Lighting candles and connecting with the universal energy of healing is always part of my Reiki practice that fills the heart with hope. It is a cool and rainy day and

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invisible illnesses
Carmen Waterman

On the Wings of a Dove

So here’s the thing… Sometimes you just have to realize that it is okay to admit that you are having a tough time with pain. I guess in all my growth and the pursuit of my dreams I have still been reluctant to share when things are just hard. Sometimes

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healing toolkit
Carmen Waterman

Ayurveda

It is long past time that I found my way back to writing and creating images that speak of what my heart and spirit is calling me towards. The recent past has seemingly had a tight hold on my time, my energy and my ability to be present. Life is

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