Niggles journey,

acrylic on canvas 23cm x 30cm

Leaf by Niggle is a story written by Tolkien in 1938–39
This story is about an artist on a curious journey, is often seen as an allegory of the writer’s own creative process and life.

Niggle lives in a world where art is not valued and he is just thought of as a bit of a dreamer and not much use to anyone.

Eventually he manages to escape this world and goes on a journey where he is meant to be.

Niggles journey
Niggles journey

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