ABOUT

A Contemporary Hawaiian Artist


In my Own Voice

Poet Statement, Maker Observation

My Goal is to Enjoy Simply Being as an Inter-Being

I feel as if the work I came to accomplish is complete, I am in the process of "mopping up" by way of legacy manifestation and simply saying yes to positive emotions, enjoyment, relaxation, and the freedom to continue to create for the sheer wonder and joy of creating, and how that grows the soul.

me ke aloha!

A few things that still hold true

I have written a lot of artist statements over the years, and I think I am beyond that, at a different place in life, but I offer a few notes. I understand myself in the context of history now, and I also know who I am, or at least I have a grasp in relation to this unique process of self-discovery, and what my remaining kuleana is.

Although I have been transformed by the life choice to devote a chunk of my life to the arts, there are things that hold relevant, as belief systems and perspectives grow and evolve as this odyssey called life continues.

Things that still remain true:

note to self: with these carousel of images, figure out how to size them, so you see the whole image.


GROWING THE SOUL, TENDING INNER GARDENS, 

TRUSTING THE INTEGRITY OF THE  PROCESS


Authentic  Poetic  Alchemy

for the maker, for the ʻohana, for the world

ʻIolani Puʻu

iolanipuu "at" gmail.com

INSTAGRAM @freerangemaker