Two Long Years
This mixed media piece highlights the sharp contrast between the love expressed in one of the letters from Judith's dad during WW II and the horrors that his army unit experienced – including the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp.
Mixed Media (oil paint, vellum, oil pastel, paper, copper wire) by Judith Stein
About Judith Stein
Judith Stein is an abstract and semi-abstract mixed media artist who resides in Needham, MA. The oil and cold wax paintings and collages submitted for the April Salon are part of a series that is a tribute to her parents and incorporates text from her father’s love letters to her mom when he was fighting overseas during WWII. These works highlight the sharp contrast between the horrors of war that her father was experiencing and the love he expressed in his letters as well as the hope, courage and resilience that helped him survive.