Rarely do we find men who willingly engage in hard, solid thinking. There is an almost universal quest for easy answers and half-baked solutions. Nothing pains some people more than having to think ! Martin Luther King, Jr.
Tags: motivational-quote, inspirational-quote, jr, martin-luther-king
This is was my second attempt at sketching and then turning that sketch into a vector. I love playing around with negative space. The shorts, belt, some hair highlights, and the purse all play with negative space. As you pick the color of your choice these elements embrace those colors. Take a look. I made this a long time ago but now it means even more than what it meant when I made it. Promote diversity.
Tags: love-trumps-hate, fashion, girly, kids, love
On April 4th, 1967 (one year to the day before his assassination) Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "Beyond Vietnam" speech. It was a speech against the use of the underprivileged and undereducated in the Vietnam war. He argued that young black men were being sent to die in Vietnam for liberties that they themselves did not have in the US. In that speech, he famously said, "There comes a time when silence is betrayal." Stand up for what you know is right and true.
Tags: inspire, motivation, inspiration, motivational, free-speech
Emmett Louis Till (July 25, 1941 – August 28, 1955) was an African-American teenager who was lynched in Mississippi in 1955 at the age of 14. The brutality of his murder and the fact that his killers were acquitted drew attention to the long history of violent persecution of African Americans in the United States. Till posthumously became an icon of the Civil Rights Movement.
Tags: racism, race, black-lives-matter, black-lives, black
Inspired by Rosa Parks and her gracious tenacity for equal rights for all. Thank you to all the women and men black, white and other races that helped contribute to the cause. Thank You! We have it so much easier than they did. Parts of this design is see through for example the numbers will change colors along with the color you choose.
Tags: digital-doodlers, illustration, icons, iconic-face, black-girl-magic