By Chloe-lee Longhetti For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 00:52 BST, 5 May 2021 | Updated: 00:52 BST, 5 May 2021
Australian actress Jessica Marais has penned a touching tribute to her late mother Karen and shared a stunning artwork she created in her memory ahead of Mother's Day.
The Packed to the Rafters and Love Child star, 36, shared the work on Instagram on Tuesday.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
'You will always be a tree of life dancing through the flames,' Jessica wrote in her post, after her mother passed away in August last year.
'You will always be a tree of life dancing through the flames': On Tuesday, Packed to the Rafters star Jessica Marais penned a touching tribute to her late mum Karen ahead of Mother's Day
'For Mum,' Jessica's post began.
'Today, at the top of one hill, I saw what I thought were lots of tiny birds perched in the bare branches of a tree looking out to sea. They were actually burnt seedling bulbs at a second glance, but they were the shape of birds. And I wondered, does it matter?'
'Are they less beautiful or the picture less breathtaking now that I have adjusted my eyes and see the reality. Because what is still has a story and shape.'
Beautiful: Jessica also shared a stunning artwork she created in her mother's memory, showing her mother holding her sister Clara
Jessica said she was reminded of her mother when she saw the seedling bulbs.
'They reminded me of when we used to talk about people trying to stomp out a