Blessed Are These Hands
An exploration and celebration of women's values
by Susan Kullmann & Marvelle Thompson
About the Book
What do you value?
What could you hold to represent that?
BLESSED ARE THESE HANDS fulfills a vow to honor women in a creative way: with portraits of their hands holding something that represents their inner essence, their fundamental values.
Their hands portraits and words celebrate nature, art, work, hobbies, family bonds, and spirituality. They hold an eclectic mix of symbols: a feather, guitar, breasts, sugar skull, car key, kaleidoscope, rosary beads, mylar music notes, naked ladies and more.
Featuring portraits and stories written by Jean Shinoda Bolen, Z Budapest, Irene Cansecos, Dulce Clement, Pat Fish, Carol Holder, Jessica King, Diana Paxson, Ava Park, Nancy Parker, Share Starwas, Katherine Thomerson, Angela Villalba, Susun Weed, Kimberly Wilder and many other extraordinary women.
Add a photo and write on the blank page provided to customize the book and include your hands and feelings.
An inspirational gift for the special women and men in your life!
"This book is a beautiful tribute to the women in our lives. Buy one for your mother, wife, sister, girlfriend, aunt–any woman who has brought beauty and caring to your life. I have the book and will be getting a few for the wonderful women in my life. Take a look–you will be glad you did."
- Martina Newberry
Both the softcover & hardcover books are printed on heavy premium paper.
On one hand, Marvelle views Blessed Are These Hands as the sacred and the intangible made concrete and understandable. On the other hand, Susan sees it as an artistic historical document, a record of early 21st-century women’s values. Want to know more? Visit our website. Thanks for looking at our book!