" Kiwis and Stag Beetles ( Struggle for Constancy)" by Joe Helms


Small (16.4" x 19.7")


" Kiwis and Stag Beetles ( Struggle for Constancy)" by 

Sizing Information

Small 16.4" x 19.7"
Medium 23.4" x 28.1"
Large 33.2" x 39.8"
Note: Includes a 3/16" white border


  • Printed on 185gsm semi gloss poster paper
  • Custom cut to three maximum sizes – A2, A1 & A0
  • 5mm white border to assist in framing
  • Tack them to your bedroom door, or frame

40″ × 48″, oil on canvas

I would define my style as modern classical. I’m interested in life’s little dramas. Using allegory and symbolism there evolves a suspension of disbelief. Drawing the viewer in and along a storyline. I’m interested in tapping into the collective unconscious so each individual viewer forms their own personal narrative from the piece. I strive for a contrast between a calm and uneasy with a pensive quality: the instance before the event…
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  • Cindy Schnackel
    Cindy Schnackelabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful work.

  • Thanx…Cindy…oxox

    – Joe Helms

  • Ming  Myaskovsky
    Ming Myaskovskyabout 3 years ago

    Incredible Joe!
    Very imaginative and inspiring! ;) XXOO

  • Thank you Ming…I really struggled with the beetles. Weird little alien creatures for some reason were hard to nail down………I still might go back into them…:)

    – Joe Helms

  • MoonlightLover
    MoonlightLoverabout 3 years ago

    Strange bedfellows Joe. Incredible detail and colour! : )

  • those daily struggles that go unnoticed ..oxoxo

    – Joe Helms

  • LisaMM
    LisaMMabout 3 years ago

    your work is great. I love this composition.

  • oxoxox thanks so much Lisa

    – Joe Helms

  • evon ski
    evon skiabout 3 years ago

    wow. true delight to view. fascinating piece in subject alone . . . your skills are formidable.
    again I say wow.

  • so sweet Yvonca, thank you

    – Joe Helms

  • Trudi Hipworth
    Trudi Hipworthabout 3 years ago

    Great work , really well done ! and i love beetles :)

  • thank you Trudi

    – Joe Helms

  • Clare Colins
    Clare Colinsabout 3 years ago

    Wow! Your work is amazing Joe. I am so gald you stopped by,

  • Cheers Clare …thanks so much

    – Joe Helms

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonabout 3 years ago

    This is stunning work, very well done,

  • thank you Ann, very nice of you

    – Joe Helms

  • Sandra Lee Woods
    Sandra Lee Woodsabout 3 years ago

    Love it
    who do think will win?

  • THank you Sandra……..not sure about the outcome :)

    – Joe Helms

  • Renee Blake
    Renee Blakeover 2 years ago

    Fabulous work ~

  • Thanks you Renee very kind of you

    – Joe Helms

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