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Two Poppy Paintings sold to collectors this week

Amazing how things go – saying goodbye to not one but two poppy paintings this week! Continue reading

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Poppy Collection by Smart Deco – inspired by series of painting by Jacqueline Hammond

Very popular as fine art prints Smart Deco developed the print to produce designer art print fabric to make deckchairs, lampshades and cushions. The poppy is a striking motif and looks so vivid in this painterly style. Featured trend by … Continue reading

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Anti-war Art by Jacqueline Hammond – War: Driving Miss Poppy Potty

I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, ‘Mother, what was war?’ Continue reading

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The making of ‘A Troubled World’ – Signification of the Poppy series by Jacqueline Hammond

The Signification of the Poppy’ series began with a painting created for a web based competition in 2007 – ‘Seeking Picasso’ in which I was a finalist.

In week 3 the theme was ‘A Troubled World’ and the painting I produced was inspired by the situation in Afghanistan at the time and the metaphor of the poppy and its association with war.

Here are some images of the preliminary work behind the piece: Continue reading

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The Signification of the Poppy series of paintings by Jacqueline Hammond first exhibited in 2008 in Brighton’s Jubilee Library

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The Signification of the Poppy series of paintings by Jacqueline Hammond first exhibited in 2008 in Brighton’s Jubilee Library

Brighton’s central Jubilee Library in 2008.

Quote from the press release –

An exhibition of exquisite paintings depicting Poppies in traditional and contemporary settings by local artist Jacqueline Hammond will emblazon the windows of Brighton’s Jubilee Library from 13-26 October, 2008. The series of ten works combine the beauty of fields of flowers with the symbolic role of the Poppy in association with war throughout history. As well as being a topical subject – with Remembrance Day around the corner – the positioning of the art in a public space rather than the confines of a hidden gallery seeks to include and draw in a wider audience to raise collective awareness and provoke thought. Continue reading

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Poppy cushions in Tyne and Wear’s Discovery Museum

The Discovery Museum in Newcastle will be exhibiting and selling my Poppy Cushions in their gift shop to coincide with World War One Centenary events. Continue reading

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Poppies for 2014 – Poppy Jean Pocket – Bag this bag

Smartdeco on trend for 2014 Poppy Bags ‘on trend’ and in retail display For this year and into 2015,

Home and gift retail experts have identified three key themes: ‘A New Industrial Age’, ‘Folklore and Storytelling’ and the blurred lines between ‘Digital and Reality’. Continue reading

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The Poppy Series

The Signification of the Poppy – Jacqueline Hammond The poppy series began with a painting created for a web based competition – ‘Seeking Picasso’ in which I was a finalist.  The theme was ‘A Troubled World’ and so the painting … Continue reading

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‘The Signification of the Poppy’ by Jacqueline Hammond An exhibition of paintings at Brighton’s Jubilee Library – 13 – 26th October

An exhibition of exquisite paintings depicting the traditional landscape of poppy fields but with a contemporary edge will emblazon the windows of Brighton’s Jubilee Library from 13-26 October 2008. The series of eight works by local artist Jacqueline Hammond combine … Continue reading

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