I call this panel the “curse painting” it has been painted over and over in the past six months but never finished. Always hoping I could redeem it, I tried to paint over it. Finally after getting sick of having to paint over thick textured paint, I decided to peel all the extra paint. After peeling all the paint that really didn’t stick, I was presented with this cool little image! Its six months worth of legacy in one flattened timeframe. Looks cool…
Recently read articles on the intelligence and level of emotions shown by elephants. I was inspired to create this personal narrative. A young elephant looking over the body of and older elephant. They have been observed to pay their respects to the dead, and stay with the dying.
If you’re curious, here a link to an article that inspired me to create this piece.