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16×20″ – acrylics on birch panel
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
Think my eyes were big enough for my head?
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?
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
Lovely place names in France and Belgium become synonymous with the horrors of trench warfare. Millions are killed for a few dozen yards of ruined land… and the question in my mind is ‘why?’. Is it nationalistic pride? The glorification … Continue reading