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Poster | 2013 This print was created as part of a 40+ artists group show. The Green Man is an ancient motif representing the cycle of the seaso… Read More
Poster | 2013 This print was created as part of a 40+ artists group show. The Green Man is an ancient motif representing the cycle of the seasons, transformation and the rebirth of spring after a long winter. Most often found carved in wood and stone in European Gothic cathedrals, he is represented by the face of a man made up of foliage or spewing leaves. He is enigmatic. He is misunderstood. He is benevolent. He is a primeval archetype. His origins are shrouded in the mists of time... Read Less
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THE GREEN MAN GROUP SHOW
Print | 2013

This print was created as part of a 40+ artists group show.

The Green Man is an ancient motif representing the cycle of the seasons, transformation and the rebirth of spring after a long winter. Most often found carved in wood and stone in European Gothic cathedrals, he is represented by the face of a man made up of foliage or spewing leaves. 

He is enigmatic. He is misunderstood. He is benevolent. He is a primeval archetype. His origins are shrouded in the mists of time...