Quick sketches & new paintings for the January 2012 show..
This episode tells the story of the "October Revolution" in 1944: it starts with a brave school teacher trying to create a union. She organizes peaceful protests, and asks for higher wages from a dictator who refused them for 14 years. Instead, he sends his cavalry to open fire on the demonstrators killing 200, including the beloved school teacher, Mrs Maria Chinchilla...
and that was how it all began..