Artist's description:

My fourth peice in this series explores themes of return. Our shackles to the earth and the soaring freedom of birds is an ever present human thought and dreams of flight are common, this work evokes the return to earth or roost from journeying.
The mingling of airflow of vorteces created by the movements of these wonderful creatures has been a huge joy for me to paint.

Poetry in purest motion.

For me, the importance of this work is not in the portrait for the birds but their expression of movement and the hewn aspect of the skull. I'm a bit in love with this one!

Offered unframed and unmounted this work will be shipped rolled in a robust cardboard tube for you to display in your style.

Swallows Ascending

Fly away swallows,
Fly away home,
Ascend the heights,
Ere to roam.

Swoop on wing and,
Soar on high,
Fly away swallows,
Summer's end is nigh.

Jill Griffin 2016

Materials used:

100% cotton rag watercolour paper and artists pigments

Descent (2017)


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Jill Griffin

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