Runner and marathoner for many years advised by physician to have “degenerating disc” in my back. Consequently, this led to constant physical pain. The image of the dog in agony with a broken back is reflective of that pain. This sketch was created on a very bad day.
A youthful mind, vibrant passionate and playful, taunts his mirror image, despite seeing a piece of himself fall away every day leaving nothing but the hideous skull of impending death.
The figure is a reflection of a perception of self. A mental distortion that creates an image of self as a lumbering unlovable beast; Sad and incomplete.
A circus atmosphere surrounds “Carlos Warlord” (a homeless street vendor) who playfully hides a giant bouquet of flowers to surprise his next customer. “warlord” Robin McGeough 2012
Welsh Corgis; “a small dog with pointed ears”. The body and head of a shepherd with the legs of a Dachshund or (wiener dog). A lovable, precious and beautiful freak presents himself to his master with pride. “Cheddar” Robin McGeough