Blizzard of Sieggy
“This picture came about due to the uncanny similarity between hard rocker Ozzy Osbourne and beloved springer spaniel, Siegfried. His homey behaviours evoked J.R.R. Tolkien’s recalcitrant hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, and the rest pretty much painted itself”
– Anthony Stark.
This original work can be viewed as part of the Dawson Creek Art Walk, where local businesses display fine art in their establishments. You can find Blizzard of Sieggy at Dawson Creek’s premiere bookstore, Faking Sanity.
You can find links here to J.R.R. Tolkien’s classic tale, The Hobbit, as well as The Lord of the Rings.
The Hobbit print book:
The Lord of the Rings trilogy:
Here’s a link to The Tolkien Society, the world’s premier Tolkien preservation society:
On the Ozzy side of things, here’s a pic of the great original album art:
Here is a link to Ozzy Osbourne’s album, Blizzard of Ozz, available on Amazon.
And, just for the purists out there, here’s a link to Led Zeppelin’s Ramble On, which perfectly embodies the wanderlust that Middle Earth can evoke: