BELLADOLORESART@belladoloresart

Published Artist, Author, Advocate &Speaker
#TBIsurvivor #chronicpainfighter
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My buddy in ARTstudio》@misterbertiebotts

https://belladolores.wixsite.com/belladolores

#ADVOCATION TIME
Not my usual post but as a #disabled person and a #disabilityadvocate I will not be quiet on this.been just smidge over month after surgery #acdf c34567 and I finally got the ok to get out & my love of collecting rocks and sea glass plus a sunny day got #neckbrace me, family to the beach.We got there from on the bluff could see 1 #handicap space left and one car ahead of us. We get down the hill,to the space and granted thought well they too may need that slot so we will figure it out and sure enough they took it. Well, we notice no #disabledparking tags on plates,Window, or hanging on rear. So, figured they must be hanging one so I got dropped off, out of car AS THEY WATCHED! right there at entry to beach and my family had to go find parking.
NOW, as I'm standing which is a miracle in it's own, with neck gear waiting, I realize this is a family unloading thier beach gear!!the wife holding a baby, 2 kids that can walk were waiting as dad unloaded, 3 feet from me. #opportunity for a #lesson. The dad was looking at me as I had my phone out debating to take a picture, I did not. But as he pulled away the dad could tell exactly what was about to go down . I said hello to the mother, and directly I'm #handicapped. You understand we were the car behind you, This they knew as i was unloaded behind them as they watched. I said, What you are doing is a disgrace, you have a BEAUTIFUL healthy body and family, and to utilize this zone when you are not legally allowed is wrong on so many levels.The #DISABILITYPARKING IS NOT AN #UNLOADING ZONE AT THE #BEACH or ANYWHERE☆ I am in a neckbrace my 40th surgery & cannot move my left arm well now due to surgery #c5nervepalsy need my family to hold my hand to go most anywhere atm. Because of your poor decision I'm here leaning on this fence With you while you watched your hubby unload and then now await like me. I was crying. Angry, but needed to do THIS.i said I'm not trying to attack you but #teach you and gave her a #hug with my one arm. The shock on her face, apologies, saying she will tell her hubby.
♡Advocating me still got to the beach w/ fam♡
#spoonie #spoonieproblems #disabledparking #parking #speakup


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Most #chonicpain people can visually hide their suffering, to try to be that "normal" , but most days it's just survival. HERE I am blindfolded, in #pain. Do you see the pain? sadly the populous has lost its #intuituve #empathetic #abilities to recognize a person hurting due to #desensitization caused by our #environmental and #technological stimuli. One can blindfold themselves but really, in a sense, everyone already is. But I still see my pain.°•B.D.

#contemporaryart #shareourpain #chronicpainawareness #mixedmedia #acrylic #acrylicpainting #inkpen #sewingpattern #blindfold #doyousee #seattleartist #spoonie #advocate #artistofinstagram #artist


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☆ A #translation ( #artwork ) about my #surgery #nervepalsy #thoracicoutletsyndrome #CHRONICPAIN, please ZOOM in, see the hand #stitched #boullionstitch #embroidery on top of the #handmade #linocut #screenprinted #textiledesigns, the #fabric is hand #dyed too, entire #fiberart jam packed. The embroidery gives extra layer, depth, texture, & invites one to touch the life experience. In a way each knot represents a cell, stirring movement. The stitch process also involves miving my shoulders and that is #arttherapy pt at its finest !!!!lol ☆ needed this to be as elaborate, dense to mimic what I'm experiencing. This #contemporaryart certainly speaks all truths of what I am dealing with. The #spiral represents the journey and change of life as it unfolds; taking a labyrinth-like passage that leads to source strength to recycle my #cells & heal, activating #dna. Rebirthing a updated vessel, grounded mind body soul. The droplets can be different representations to each viewer. Is it blood ? water ? tears ? emotions :all washing away? Healing has no time it just happens accordingly. ~°•B.D. #spoonie #pain #tos #medicine #healthcare #embroideryart #fiber #printmaking #screenprinting


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#inkpen & #acrylic having some fun #diving into #summer #shells n' things...
#sacredgeometry to the max! #nautilus #love...
Moving soon and new #artstudio will be rocking with #positivevibes ♡side note, healing each day #nervepalsy is not easy but #creating visual #MAGIC is helping... hugs to all!! #happyday #Belladoloresart


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▪️MY PLANS• please take a moment with me.
so, this unexpected major neck surgery healing 3 weeks today, has really given me time to jump deeply into not only my skin but my essence core ~ innerwork the #soul I #LOVE sharing my #sigilmagick #mandalas with all of you, as each #message gets to where it needs to go and impact those viewing uniquely. My pleasure. This #healing time has allowed me to really plan what it is I need to do, and the first thing is #HELP others & #ADVOCATE be the #publicspeaker in regards to living with #chronicpain, #chronicillness, #tbi , challenges. MY STORY IS READY TO BE HEARD, & ready to share it! (Need a public speaker?, or help connect me?) My updated publication thru FDA/NIH ~ chronic pain and palliative care a patients perspective including my art is something I am hugely proud of! My story is one in which very lucky to be alive several times over. The older version is on website, but newer is including the tbi drops Sept.
My website will be changing over next few days°•● HOWEVER,THIS IS GOING TO BE ABOUT #POSITIVELIVINGWITHCHALLENGES, TAKING CONTROL AND WORKING THRU THE DARKNESS. WE ARE #MAGIC. not just the negative, but turning the negative into a life worth living, and a smile.
Upcoming☆
●blogging via my website about my personal life's struggles, situations, pains, medications, and including how i overcome many medical issues , most importantly thru humor and doing this together as well~community ●YOUTUBING about various pain living topics, events, actual current hardships such as my current #nervepalsy and starting support with live chat for #chronicpain #spoonie to gather and share : live q&a
●artwork! Getting back to #twitchcreative streaming, #art & chatting! safe place to create together, come learn Even if in horrible bed day pain, just come say hi, you mattter!
●Etsy, all my original work will be for sale
●Redbubble shop will have my mandala work & more for prints, clothing and gifts, just not originals
@MISTERBERTIRBOTTS my #parakeet will be making appearances, live on YouTube, as He is just as important to help!
●I expect nothing
●changes begin this week, schedule soon post on ig & website
THANK YOU


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"When you do not listen..."
Painted to translate my feelings towards your efforts ( Dr.D) to erase me •
#acrylic #acrylicpainting
48x60 gallery wrapped •°☆ #LISTENING is one of the most essential #medical tools a #doctor has, yet sadly many ignore, assume and judge without considering the human being speaking thru the absolute need for help.to all of you out there that have spent money in hopes of being heard and HELPED, yet almost killed instead , I UNDERSTAND AND YOU ARE NOT ALONE. TO those that sadly have lost lives due to pure neglect we hold your words, your breath, and your effort within our hearts, and we understand the meaning. ☆With this current time in bed healing from acdf nerve palsy surgery, reflecting and advocating my reality of being a #CHRONICPAIN
Patient, I have found reposting some of my past translations/#artworks necessary helping me and maybe to assist others #spoonielife , and bring #chronicpainawareness as well as ignite my passion to publicly speak to make an impact.
My new updated publishing via #Springer comes out in Sept, but on my website the story on Dr.D can be found chap 40 :
www.belladolores.wixsite.com/belladolores
THANK you for this moment, and time taken to read.
#shareourpain #healthscare #artistofinstagram #compassion #healthcareisahumanright


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Healing power positively patience in the patient....
Great news today NO PARALYSIS, but #nervepalsy and I will #concur this like the #magicmatter we are made from... #geneticwonders
#drawing a bit #tricky but just a life experience to MOVE THRU!
Add it to the #spooniewarrior life.
#intuitiveartist #tattoo #tattoodesigner #tattoodesign
#sacredgeometry #geometry #beyondwords #mandala #mandalaartist #graphite #drawing #tbi #tbiartist #watercolor #seattleartist #sigil #incantation #mandalaplanet #whatisee #spinalinjury #advocate #chronicpain #spoonie


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When your #neighbors kiddo leaves a #note on #doorstep! & She's been helping me with @misterbertiebotts while I heal from #surgery ....what a beautiful #soul! #humanity
#THANKYOU #parakeetsofinstagram #parakeets #parakeet #budgie #caring #love #thoughtful #kindness #realheart


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See it move? We are bending, winding, searching, and it's right there..... •°still healing from surgery moving thru and doing! Onward even thru the dark....
Looking forward to launching new ideas ♡♡ #mandala #mandalatattoo #tattoo #tattoodesign #sigil #incantation #mandalaartist #TBIARTIST #TBI #ART #seattleartist #GRAPHITE #CHRONICPAIN #neurology #ILOVETODRAW #DNA #MEDICINE #REBIRTH #ORGANIC #visionaryart #medicine #watercolor #mixedmedia #belladoloresart #sacredgeometry #pattern
www.belladolores.wixsite.com/belladolores


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#artstudio time, loving the little #orb at my back...LOVE the #etheric and possibilities....
This picture was taken while translating my languages ~ART on a commission piece years back. Imo folks should pay attention to the deep #magic we #artists express... so much being told her so much being lost.
#HEALING here frim surgery #40 and every artwork I do has a message.
#chronicpain #chronicpainawareness #tbiartist #spinalinjury #acrylicpainting #mixedmedia #decor #seattleartist #advocate


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When you #knowyourself, #loveyourself, #acceptyourself, #innerwork the #magic residing uniquely within~ the loving of ME #ignites the greatest #elementals & #abilities to loving of WE.
♡•happy love to each of you, we are connected beyond infinite understanding•●
Healing well from #surgery and readying the ME to bloom soon, new art shop, classes, podcast, better plans etc... healing physically, mentally, spiritually, growing magic mayhem and really excited to share!

#MEWE #mandalaart #mandala #mandalaartist #graphite #watercolor #universe #humanity #love #tattoodesigner #tattoodesign #tattoo #pattern #abstractart #seattleartist #deepthoughts #artistofinstagram #sigil #incantations #creativeminds #creativeart


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Darn, ig cut last 15 sec video..note to self 1 min limit☆OFF ART TOPIC, A BIT INSIGHT TO JUST LIFE AND WHO WE ARE BEHIND THE PEN, paint, and canvas etc....and messy me as good as after surgery gets lol... I may start vloging about my pain, as it is entwined in my art, and reflects the arteorks translations.
》●LET ME KNOW WHAT YOU THINK...anyhow
HAPPY SATURDAY ♡ IT'S OUR #PETS THAT FILL #SPECIAL SPACES IN OUR #HEARTS, thank you to all sent well wishes for our dog family member "dottie" passed yesterday.
Today #misterbertiebotts surely helped me , loss and working thru that emotion means LOVE THRIVES AND THRIVED ♡♡♡♡♡♡♡
#THANKYOU #acdfsurgery #acdf #healing #strength #petcompanion #chronicpain #parakeets #parakeet #budgie #budgies #budgiesofinstagram #parakeetsofinstagram #parrot #loved #lossofpet #petsofinstagram #anartist #behindthescenes #me


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