Felt & Fabric, Printmaking

War & Peace (Not the Book)

With the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, I’ve been thinking often about the dreadfulness of war. Here’s two linocuts on war and peace I made years ago and first posted in 2014 and 2016.

In 2003, when the US-led invasion of Iraq began, I made the War linocut. I printed one of the images on fabric and made it into a wall hanging:

War, Wallhanging with Linocut, 2003,
© Lily S. May.

I’ve made several images of inner peace over the years. This one is from 1974 under my prevous married name:

At Peace, Linocut by Lily S. May, 1974, under previous married name.


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