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I love the way the creator of this image had fragmented and image of a person into meaningful words and i think this image is very inspirational.

“I did not lose myself all at once. I rubbed out my face over the years washing away my pain, the same way carvings on stone are worn down by water. ” ― Amy Tan 'A picture worth a thousand words'

Social pressures on women.  I love this piece. The woman rejects the many social pressures women face, often dealing with weight and body image (critique).

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Word Vomit : Society's messages to women are sickening.The expectations, pressure, and drop in self esteem that is a result of the above. The society is feeding women with the wrong thoughts and it puts down their self esteem.

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raining / umbrella - Stitching Photographs: embroidery + photography by Diane Meyer. Link to awesome article on fantastic work by various articles who combined photographs and embroidery.

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Instagram Post by Kay Montano (@kaymontano)

What do we do to ourselves, to our self-image and confidence, and self-esteem? Rise above.e perfectly plucked eyebrows , contoured face .

This "Plastic bodies" series focuses on how commercialism distorts people's perception of the way they look. The artist Sheila Pree Bright says "As a result (of our image focused society), the female body becomes a replica of a doll, and the essence of natural beauty in popular American culture is replaced by fantasy. This body of work addresses the loss of personal identity many women experience, specifically women of color."

Plastic Bodies Photo Series - Sheila Pree Bright

Atlanta-based photographer Sheila Pree Bright used the classic toy to emphasise the disconnect between commercialised beauty ideals and real women for her series, "Plastic Bodies.

.This piece is very different, but still inspirational in the fact that having something missing of the woman but then through her face showing how she really feels, like a fear inside her head. This has given me an idea to use my text and word this way, where the missing part of the person is the words come out to say how that person is really feeling. #hiddenthoughts:

This piece is very different, but still inspirational in the fact that having something missing of the woman but then through her face showing how she really feels, like a fear inside her head. This has given me an idea to use my text and word this way,

Face to face: artist creates bizarre 'genetic portraits' featuring heads of siblings, parents & children spliced together.

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