Ps. 23: Confidence (Copper Etching)

Lauren Stevens is a traditional printmaker from Chandler, Arizona. She is currently studying at the Kansas City Art Institute

The "Confidence" print was inspired by Psalm 23. I was moved in particular by the words, "He lets me rest in green meadows" or in some translations, "makes me rest...." I wanted to convey a feeling of peacefulness. Such rest is a true gift and is reflective of the relationship between the Shepherd and the sheep in the psalm.

 

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