"How 'Bout and Apple"

“How ‘Bout an Apple”

2015 Acrylic on Wood 18”x30” ~ Work in progress which burned in the Thomas Fire

“How ‘Bout an Apple” is my personal take on the old myth regarding the Forbidden Fruit our ancestors ate in the garden of Eden.

My thought was that perhaps this ‘yaweh’ character of the old testament, who demands that we worship only him, and do unto ourselves and others all manners of atrocities in his name, wasn’t necessarily the god of creation, but maybe just a narcissistic, and vindictive demigod or spirit somewhere down the chain – essentially middle management.

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