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Fragments I – Process II – Pizza Dough Recipe

I’ve continued to paint, first in the charcoal regions, which to me represent my depressive states. ARgh. Such as they are. Below my belly, in my head. That black area remains gripping my torso. The soft areas for some time … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War Series Finitti, Earth Painting Finitti … Hooray!

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar10.html It is with an enormous amount of relief and clarity that I bring closure to the Viet-Nam series. I do strongly suggest that you stop reading my blog here, click the link above a) for a much bigger and … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam 9 – Circles – More

So now I stop painting for the day, having finished the lower sections more and completed more silver on the upper left area. There is an art deco style to the lower sections that reminds me of the camouflage of … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War 9 — Process Foto — Silver and Gold

Continuing to clarify here, with the additions of silver, gold, Titan Buff and Raw Umber. Why? because the Raw Umber adds the Earth as it comes from the Earth itself. The silver and gold remind me of the very real … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War 9 – Opportunity for Change

I stared for so long at the original atomic bomb foto. Finally I decided how to fill it in with meaning. First, the head of the mushroom cloud itself. To me, wars on Earth are a waste of resources that … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War IX: Hell on Earth/War

This is no Lotus Flower this Hell on Earth … this state of perpetual warring … however, some war is necessary? I do not know for how long. I believe in a United Nations. I believe in International Human Rights … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War VIII – Purgatory – Finitti

So the eighth in a series of ten, intense paintings, is completed. http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar8.html A great sense of clarity comes along with the completion of this painting, and hard-won. For this painting is now subtitled, Purgatory. The last and next two … Continue reading

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