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Monday, October 22, 2018

Dead Fly 32 Primordial Soup


Dead Fly 32 Primordial Soup
acrylic on canvas 14"x 17"

     This is another one that can be flipped upside down for a different feeling. It is what it is - Dead Fly rising from a sea of pestilence. Dead Fly falling from a sky of pollution. Black and yellow are the colors used for the contagion flag for ships at sea. In port, it means quarantine. This one is kind of scary and I was in a dark mood when I painted it. You can use your own imagination to see what you want.

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  1. I find the narratives to be just as intriguing as the art. When I first saw this on FB, I was struck by the colors, but didn’t take the time to research further. Good explanation, not only of the color choice but of what inspired Bev to do the art.

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  2. This makes me think of the demons dragging the bad guy's soul away in "Ghost." Or the Harry Potter dementors.

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    1. Hm. It does look like that. I thought that was the scariest part of Ghost. Closed my eyes

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