Painting my vagina without painting my vagina

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Crime Against Nature may be a bunch of paintings of animals, but it's really all about me...and probably you too.

Among black swans, males sometimes pair-bond with other males. These couples tend to be successful as parents since the combined strength of two males allows the swans to maintain a larger nesting territory. They acquire eggs to raise either by briefly forming a trio with a female or by taking over the nest of a heterosexual couple.

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painting of a pair of black swans

Gwenn Seemel
Happily ever after (Black swan)
2012
acrylic on panel
10 x 10 inches
(detail below)

un cygne noir

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Gwenn Seemel is a French-American artist who blogs bilingually.

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