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NEW ORLEANS STUDIO LIVE UPDATE 02/02/23

STATUS: The studio will be closed Wednesday evening for a model dinner and will be closed for a rain day on Thursday. Our next open day will be Friday both day and night.

MODELS: We are still doing "open studio" for male models interested in volunteering to become art. This means no interview is necessary. Text or message to confirm a slot. Tourists are especially encouraged to visit during the 2023 Mardi Gras season.

VISITORS: Tours of the studio are always available. Text or message if you'd like to see what was LITERALLY created from the ashes of Hurricane Ida.

WEBSITE: The Wildwood Enchanted series now has new art posted in the Garden of Aphrodite. It is the first post beneath this update. There is also a new entry in author Richard Alan Scott's Labyrinth Journal. at: Labyrinth Journal Richard Alan Scott (post will be appear beneath this message after clicking link)

(These updates are posted daily)

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Grey Cross Studios
1920 4th St, New Orleans , LA 70113
Email: gcsartno@aol.com
Twitter: @GreyCrossStudio
Send text messages to 504-874-2908, Instagram @GreyCrossStudios, Twitter @GreyCrossStudio, Facebook Grey Anatoli Cross

Sunday, November 6, 2022

Who Was T.E. Lawrence?

 Better known as Lawrence of Arabia, Thomas Edward Lawrence was the hero of the Arab Revolt of 1916. Even though he was a British military man, he became the titular military leader of the revolt in their quest to unite the tribe of Arabia and form their own country under Faisal I bin Al-Hussein bin Ali Al-Hashemi who would become king. 

Lawrence fought many battles, including taking 50 of Faisal's men across a waterless desert in order to surprise the Ottomans who were holding the city of Aqaba. He went on to fight many battles before retiring back to his home in England.

While few really know Lawrence in this age, he is someone well worth reading about and understanding how his knowledge and innate love of learning helped guide his hand as a warrior. You can learn more at the following link: 

T.E. Lawrence

This art is posted as a surreal tribute to the man and the hope that he is not totally forgotten.
















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