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anatomy of films

Originally posted on Wrong Hands:
masqua:Yup… pretty well explains why people get glassy-eyed in theatres. Originally posted on Wrong Hands: View original

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WWI Impressions

16×20″ – acrylics on birch panel

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WWI Impressions – under construction

Adding the colours of uniforms on either side and among the lines of the trenches. Long way to go on this one yet and I have to admit that I’m not enjoying this piece half as much as the Particle … Continue reading

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The Selfies Series – Early Years

Think my eyes were big enough for my head?

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Patience

Not familiar with this species and its web is nothing I’ve ever seen before either… so haphazard and without that normal spiderweb design. Anyone give me an idea of what the name of this spider would be?

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Interview with Gwynne Dyer – Journalist and Military Historian on Canada in WWI

http://www.cbc.ca/thecurrent/episode/2014/08/06/military-historian-gwynne-dyer-on-why-canada-fights/ Running counter to the standard way we romanticize those caught up in conflict, Gwynne Dyer lays it out in much the way I also see it… a useless waste of a generation over nothing but political bombast and nationalistic … Continue reading

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WWI – Impressions (under construction #2 – 100 year anniversary)

16×20 – acrylic on birch panel. On this day in 1914, Germany declared war on France. What developed over next four years (as a result of that idiotic decision) is nothing less than the senseless slaughter of many millions. I … Continue reading

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