“Sweet and Low”. Color Pencil. This piece was also done for my contemporary art class. It dealt with woman studies and the internal struggle of a woman striving for perfection. Much like a person who is hiding their addiction behind a fake smile, some women are forced to hide their inner pain behind a grin. The high of cocaine is “sweet” at first then hits a “low” for these particular women struggling with perfection within their home, marriages and family life, they deal with the “sweet” then the “low” right before they snap. ” Sweet and Low Zero Calorie Cocaine “
This is really great, Lucy!