My cut steel sculpture "Aphrodite" exhibits Feb 7- March 1, 2020 at Roby King Gallery on Bainbridge Island in "A Trio of Print-makers". Opening reception is Tonight, Feb. 7, 6-8 pm. Aphrodite is the ancient Greek goddess associated with love, beauty, pleasure, passion and procreation. I love the description of her in this version of “Give me that old time religion” made popular by folk musician Pete Seeger. Shall I worship Zarathustra just the way we use ta? Be a Zarathustra Booster What a thing to be! Or maybe Aphrodite She’s beautiful but flighty and doesn’t wear a nighty, now there’s a sight to see. Or perhaps I’ll choose Apollo a decent god to follow I’d grovel and I’d wallow Brought low on bended knee. Elohim or Yahweh? Allah or the highway? I think I’ll just go my way. That’s good enough for me. Give me that old time religion Give me that old time religion .... It's good enough for me!
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My monotype print “Amphora Asterion”, exhibits in "A Trio of Printmakers", ( Lynn Brofsky, Brian Fisher & Steve MacFarlane). Feb 7- March 1, 2020 at Roby King Gallery on Bainbridge Island. The opening reception is Feb. 7, 6-8 pm. Amphora Asterion is a Monotype Print, 29 1/4 x 21 1/2 in. depicting Asterion, the Minotaur of Cretan Myth. And the Queen gave birth to a child who was called Asterion. —Apollodorus A mingled form where two strange shapes combined, And different natures, bull and man, were joined. —Euripides