wandering soul

wandering soul

VICTORIA PETTELLA

~VICTORIA PETTELLA ~ PHOTOGRAPHY ~ ART ~ IMAGERY & EXPLORATORY SEEDS

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A natural draw to the experimental side of things

Sparked by an Explorative & curious nature; I love the Experimental & Intuitive side of creativity. Creation is always awake, it lives uncaged & free, no rules to follow, only new seeds to explore.
I love all that is unusual & mysterious . I find connection & meaning in all that is imperfect, flawed & strangely-beautiful. I am drawn to the unseen, the ethereal-soulful essence of both light & dark, the spirit of nature, the seasons of transformation, patterns of creation and finding hidden magic in ordinary things.
~victoria pettella~

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artist *) O ( * l u n a t i o n s * ) film~digital~experimental

Poems seeking light

Poems seeking light

A Deep Love for Creative Expression and Exploration

Creating imagery for me is a visual journey,
a way to explore & express hidden stories, emotions, visions & soul-dreams. I am sparked by the Experimental , Explorative and intuitive side of things. Every experience teaches me..it shapes me and calls me towards something invisibly new. ~victoria pettella ~

welcome*

welcome*
analog/film~digital~experimental / visual art, design, projects & collabs

shadows & souls

shadows & souls

s e a s o n s

The seasons will tell us
when to bury our winged
when to unearth our song
& when to untangle the dreaming things ~
victoria pettella~

moonlit flora spells

moonlit flora spells

where I have been lately *dream with me here

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a night of poems & black wings

a night of poems & black wings

Sunday, June 25, 2017

And those who were seen dancing


And those were seen dancing

were thought to be insane

by those who could not hear the music

~Nietzsche~




















Joining 


for the Beautiful Freaks Fest 2017






19 comments:

Magaly Guerrero said...

Such profound, true words (and perfect for this event). I'm always shocked by the way in which so many people can't appreciate what they can't fully understand. Or, what they see but don't care for. This makes me think of certain foods. There are things I would have to be starving to eat, but that doesn't keep me from being happy when I see someone delighting it.

Thank you for sharing the delicious quote and your exquisite photography.

Victoria said...

Magaly
Thanks so much for your lovely words and for visiting Magaly! Loved reading your beautiful thoughts and insights , thanks for all that you shared, I so agree! Thanks again for hosting this event..it has been such fun.
Victoria

Shell said...

A beautiful post, Victoria. Life is better when you follow your own inner music and brave your own trail.

Tammie Lee said...

Indeed, wonderfully expressed with your unique and beautiful photography.
SO lovely to hear from you.

Sherry Blue Sky said...

Very cool. I especially love the Nietzsche quote.

Sunshineshelle said...

I think I just glimpsed perfection of quote & vision it was wrapped in & presented to me as a visitor... precious gift, LOVE xox

Magic Love Crow said...

Love!!!!! Beautiful Victoria!! Big Hugs!

Victoria said...

Shell
Thanks Shell for your super beautiful words and powerful insights! So perfectly said!

Victoria said...

Tammie Lee
Yay Tammie, your words are super-kind and you always make my soul smile! Deep thanks and appreciation!

Victoria said...

Sherry BLue Sky
Many thanks for your lovely words and visit!

Victoria said...

Sunshineshelle
Deep thanks...what a beautiful thing to say!
Thanks for stopping by!

Victoria said...

Magic Love Crow
Many thanks Stacy...much appreciated!

Sanaa Rizvi said...

Such a beautiful not to mention memorable post!!❤️

Victoria said...

Sanaa Rizvi
Thank you for such super-generous words! That means a lot, thanks for stopping by!

Magaly Guerrero said...

Dearest Victoria, I sent you a message via your contact form, but I'm letting you know here too (just in case): You won my stitched poetry giveaway. Please email me.

Congrats!

Magaly

sheila 77 said...

Such amazing and mysterious words and images here. Again I love the still life photo, like a small part of a peaceful sunny garden room.
The dancing image is remarkable, those colours! and the
other-wordliness of it and I also love the last picture, a hazy summer day.

Victoria said...

Magaly
wow..yay..so thrilled!! thankyou

Victoria said...

sheila77
Thanks so much for all of your lovely-thoughtful comments and beautiful words, so appreciated! Thanks kindred!

Lisa Isabella Russo said...

What beautiful and intriguing thoughts paired with beautiful images...

VICTORIA PETTELLA ~

A Visual Archive of Meditation and Dreams.
A place to Experiment and Journey with Exploratory Seeds

visual potion~ sun, shadow & strings

visual potion~ sun, shadow & strings

A natural draw to the experimental side of things..

Sparked by an Explorative and curious nature; I love the Experimental & Intuitive side of creativity. Creation is always awake, it lives uncaged and free, no rules to follow, only new seeds to explore.
I love all that is unusual & mysterious . I find connection & meaning in all that is imperfect, flawed & strangely-beautiful. I am drawn to the unseen, the ethereal-soulful essence of both light & dark, the spirit of nature, the seasons of transformation, patterns of creation and finding hidden magic in ordinary things.
~victoria pettella~

weaving souls and stories

weaving souls and stories
analog/film~digital~experimental photography, visual art, design, projects& collabs

sacred spaces~

sacred spaces~

sunlit souls

the witches feast ~ romantic still life

the witches feast ~ romantic still life

wander through the veil with me

a spell that tranforms

a spell that tranforms
nature

** symbolic visions **

)O( ***

)O( ***

Nature is a Meditation

Nature is a Meditation

wander with me

wander with me
analog/film~digital~experimental / visual art, projects & collabs

spells & dreams

she is moon..

she is moon..

one night the stars... let me in

Autumn' sLight

Autumn' sLight

poeme

poeme

ritual

ritual

ash and seed

ash and seed

uncaged & free

uncaged & free

spark~illumination~transformation

spark~illumination~transformation

Creative Encounters & Kindred Spirits

I love to meet and connect with fellow creatives! I have a deep appreciation for all artists, creative thinkers, unique souls.
While my nature is mostly introverted and I thrive as a hidden -solitaire, I have found connecting with other creative-spirits to be profoundly nourishing and deeply magical in ways my soul understands. To those I have met along the way that have enriched my life with your art-music-writing-creations-passion-energy-open-mindedness....I thank you immeasurably ! and to those I have reconnected with..thank you for giving me a sense of community in a world I always felt on my own in. Thank you for these creative encounters, they have transformed me.

solitary world

solitary world

the unseen

the unseen

releasing the shadows and returning to light

releasing the shadows and returning to light

visual poems..

sunskulls & wolf-bones ~ a cave of songs & poems

sunskulls & wolf-bones ~ a cave of songs & poems

new soul

new soul

portals & time travel

portals & time travel

ghosts of introversion

ghosts of introversion

sacred key

sacred key

soul wisdom

soul~sacred connection

soul~sacred connection

v i s i o n s

v i s i o n s

where I belong~ arms of the infinite

where I belong~ arms of the infinite

welcome to my hidden realm

welcome to my hidden realm

sometimes you must walk alone

sometimes you must walk alone
sacred journeys of the soul~ self-portraits of healing & transformation

dreaming seeds

dreaming seeds

Connecting & Creating

Connecting & Creating

Dark Blooms

Dark Blooms

first love ~ and the freedom to create

I think every child at some point has first picked up a camera, (toy or real) and fell in love with that special magic. I was always fascinated by black & white photos, polaroids & old pictures in family albums. In my teens I began my adventure with photography, then again in my 20's, I played in the darkroom developing film & creating prints, this is probably when I fell more deeply in love with it all.

I had a Pentax camera given to me from my older brother that I carried everywhere I roamed, shooting film wherever my spirit took me. I always explored on my own, (with a little bit of knowledge in my pocket) plus my intuitive nature guiding me in my own way to learn more and to seek and experiment in new ways. I love both analog and digital but my heart belongs in the darkroom.

I truly don't follow any rules, I like to feel free and uncaged and instead feel inspired to create in whatever way I feel guided in each moment...chasing seeds and visions is a journey afterall ! I love to feel my way through the Unseen, it is how we discover hidden realms and new strands to weave with.

Wherever you are on your adventure, be true to your own creative nature & follow your artistic-spirit as it speaks to you ..explore, have fun..keep creating and experimenting from your soul. Keep questing, take risks, indulge your unique-instincts and allow your artistic freedom to naturally unfold itself to you. ~victoria pettella~

guitar-flora

guitar-flora

Meditations of Healing~Magic~ Visionary-Creatrix

Meditations of Healing~Magic~ Visionary-Creatrix

you were always meant to be free

you were always meant to be free

colors

colors

lilac memory~reflections

gothic spell

gothic spell

silent poet

sun-shadow

sun-shadow

weaving the seasons of my soul

weaving the seasons of my soul

Creatives Connecting ..

Creatives Connecting ..
Collaborations/ Projects & Seeds

Driftworld

Driftworld

l i l a c

l i l a c
m e m o r y

u n v e i l

u n v e i l

a u r a

a u r a

The Bird whispered to the stone

The Bird whispered to the stone

The Secret Realm

The Secret Realm
What is behind the door of shadow and light...

the individual

the individual