Monday, September 1, 2014

FAUX POSTAGE STAMPS/ Merreminde Post Office/ The Swan Boat/ERIC WHOLLEM



MERREMINDE POST OFFICE
The Swan Boat
Eric Whollem
copyright by the artist



MERREMINDE POST OFFICE
The Swan Boat
Eric Whollem
2014
copyright by the artist


THE SWAN BOAT IN MYTHOLOGY

In German literature the Swan Boat is associated with the story of Lohengrin, the knight.

http://celto-germanic.blogspot.com/2013/06/the-swan-ancient-indo-european-solar.html



Sunday, August 17, 2014

Map Stamps of Merreminde/ Faux Postage Stamps by Eric Whollem/ CINDERELLA STAMPS

MERREMINDE
'Map of Merreminde'
Eric Whollem
2014
copyright by the artist


Merreminde
'Map of Merreminde'
Eric Whollem
2014
sheet of six
copyright by the artist

Sunday, July 13, 2014

CYBERSTAMP FROM GONDWILLI/ Digital Art by Eric Whollem/ Faux postage stamps/ CINDERELLA STAMPS




GONDWILLI TERRITORIAL POST
'Resurfacing'
Eric Whollem
2014
copyright by the artist 

The Gondwilli Territorial Post Office is a space fantasy. Gondwilli is the 'aboriginal' name of the second moon of Neptune, called Titania. 

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

BUTO TEMPLE POST/ 'Priestess of the Serpents'/ FAUX POSTAGE STAMPS/ Eric Whollem/ Cyberstamps





BUTO
'Priestess of the Serpents'
Eric Whollem
cyberstamp sheet 2014
copyright by the artist


BUTO
'Priestess of the Serpents'
Eric Whollem
cyberstamp block of four 2014
copyright by the artist

Saturday, February 15, 2014

WONOMI/ Digital Painting by Eric Whollem/ Concow Maidu Indian Mythological Theme




WONOMI
2013
by Eric Whollem
digital painting
COPYRIGHT BY THE ARTIST


CONCOW MAIDU MYTHOLOGY

Wonomi is the name of Earth Initiate, or the World Maker, from the legends of the
Concow Maidu Indians of Northern California.

He was said to have worked together with Turtle and Coyote in the creation of the
world.

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The video below presents a selection of my art that deals with Maidu legends:

by Eric Whollem