In this exercise we are asked to think about symbols to subjects that are given to us that could be used for illustration.
A sapling, especially a new oak tree with only two of 4 leaves, signifiying the start of something small that will grow very large over time.
A graphical image showing ups and downs (with an upward trend) this could be superimposed on to a image such as a worker or industry.
Images on a market stall with sweets, brightly coloured and sweeping away with many many varieties.
A picture of an overweight or obese person walking with the body only.
A broken window, graffiti on a wall or building. An image of a gun with a wad of money
An image of someone holding a finger to their mouth. An image of the Cenotaph on 11/11 or an image of a graveyard with sweeping gravestones, especially of the same type as seen in war graveyards.
A contrasting image of stacks of coins and notes vs. buttons. Another of cake and rice. An image of an African child from one of the poorest nations in the world. A beggar on the streets on London, or sleeping rough. Could even be extended to Poverty of Spirit an image of a sinner in remorse.