The Walrus and The Carpenter

Master_Nick-WlrsCrpntr4webThe Walrus and the Carpenter
Were walking close at hand;
They wept like anything to see
Such quantities of sand:
“If this were only cleared away,”
They said, “it would be grand!”

“If seven maids with seven mops
Swept it for half a year.
Do you suppose,” the Walrus said,
“That they could get it clear?”
“I doubt it,” said the Carpenter,
And shed a bitter tear.

Excerpt from “Through the Looking Glass (And What Alice Found There)”
– Lewis Carroll

In honor of this Saturday night’s Burlesque in Wonderland performance, I’m releasing hitherto unavailable art as prints. It’s about time, too! I finished the above illustration over a year ago! I get so caught up in creating the next work that many completed pieces are left utterly neglected.

There, there, creepy carnivorous characters. We still love ya!

“The Walrus and The Carpenter”
Master Nick Roberts © 2014

Drop in again down the rabbit hole to watch the next painting progress, and to catch updates on exhibitions, performances, publications and more! 

For twisted fiction, including a tragic take on the mad tea-party, pick up a copy of “Gonzombie and Other Dark Tales”

Burlesque in Wonderland

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