From a first impression, the artist Destiny Blue’s Anxiety Drawings With Deep Meanings may be viewed as bright and colourful and somewhat sorrowful animated portraits. If you take a look more closely at the sketches, however, you’ll discover concealed messages which tell the tale about the British artist’s struggle with the signs of depression.
The artist Alice De Ste Croix, also known as DestinyBlue, has posted her works on the DeviantArt platform since 2004. Her popularity has grown exponentially because of the vibrant characters she creates from her imagination and the ability she has to convey emotional stories through pictures. Blue, the nickname her fans love to give her, makes every piece of art by hand with Photoshop CS6 and is entirely self-taught. In a state of mental health, Blue finds her inspiration through her own personal experiences, which is probably the reason her profound images touch many of her admirers.
Check out some of DestinyBlue’s most famous depression-themed artworks below, along with the interpretations we have of them of their hidden ideas.
#1 Has A Heart Of Gold
Depression is a heavy burden. If you’ve ever experienced it, then you’ll know how massive its burden can be. What about it? Do people express themselves? Many people are silent about it because of stigma and shame. However, that shouldn’t be the case.
#2 You Are An Angel
#3 Good Friends Are Gems
Sadness is something that we often experience since birth. For some people, the sensation is temporary and passes off by itself. For others, the constant feeling of unhappiness, sadness and despair becomes the norm of their lives.
In the event that your regular self has been shifting over the past few weeks and doing regular daily activities are becoming more difficult than they were before, then you could be suffering from depression, and you’re not alone.
#4 People Don’t Understand
A lot of people think that depression should be serious and cause issues in their lives for A lot of people think that depression should be serious and cause issues in their lives for them to seek help. They don’t realize there are subtle symptoms of depression that can be the first clue that something is not right.
#5 I Just Don’t Feel Myself Anymore
#6 It Hurts
Sometimes depression can cause physical pain. It is not uncommon for those suffering from depression to experience body pain or headaches, muscle tension, or even nausea.
#7 Feels Like Trapped
For those suffering from depression, it seems like there’s no way to get out of it. It’s like everything seems hopeless, and there’s no hope at the end of the road. People claim that this can cause a feeling of being unworthy and ineffective. In more serious situations, this can result in suicidal thoughts or even actions.
#8 Can’t Focus
Focus and concentration become more complex, making any type of decision-making difficult. Some people say they are lost in thought because they can’t be clear in their thinking or comprehend the happenings around them.
#9 No Happiness Left For Me
Depression can feel like there’s nothing to enjoy or happiness in your life. It’s more than sadness. It can take away the things people used to love. For many, it feels that nothing can bring them happiness ever again.
#10 There Is Hope
Whatever way you feel, it is possible to be cured. By understanding the cause and understanding the various signs and forms of depression, you can begin taking the first step toward being more positive and overcoming the issue.