Anything is Possible

In 1995, a car accident left Pascale Honore paraplegic. She would watch her son and his friends surf, dreaming of a day where she could join them, missing the pull of the ocean so much.

In 2013, one of her son's friends, Tyron Swan, got a wild idea. "Let's duct tape you to my back and paddle out."

Insane. Some say stupid. Outrageous, senseless, reckless, and most damning of all, impossible . . . and in one of the most awesome and inspiring acts I have ever heard of, Duct Tape Surfing was born. A paraplegic woman and a loving young man proving to all of us that anything is possible.

We all miss Pascale so much. I never actually knew her but was friends with her on Facebook and loved her for who she was, such an inspiration to myself and millions around the world. See my tribute to the loss of one of the greatest sisters of the tides here.

Title:
Anything is Possible
Original Size:
18" X 12"
Available Sizes:
  • Original at 18" X 12"
  • 18" X 12" prints
  • 11" X 8.5" prints
  • 5" X 7" cards
Completion Date:
December 12, 2014
Medium:
Watercolor

BUY IT

 

Similar Paintings

 

Mirror Lake

I am far too technical most times, everything must be planned and there has to be an end goal. Reten...

Fairy Iris

You will find these everywhere in the San Diego Area. We have a rather glorious bush of them growing...

Pull the Blanket Over

The waves in San Diego are generally small. When they get big, they’re seldom rideable. But so...

Fire and Ice

I’ll be the first to admit, I often paint from photographs. Not all of us can hire models or t...