“Patriotism Through The Arts”

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 21 , 2020 (ZIZ News):A national studying at the University of the West Indies in Trinidad and Tobago has used her creative talents to showcase her national pride.

Over the weekend Clydawna James, better known as Jade painted the piece Triumph Over Struggle in honour of the nation’s 37th Independence celebration.

The painting is a reinterpretation of our national flag and according to a statement it celebrates patriotism through the Arts and pays homage to the lush green landscape, our enslaved ancestors, the blood that was shed during colonialism, our year round sunshine, liberty through emancipation, and hope for the future.

Miss James is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Arts.

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