• Bobbing for Apples

    6 days ago - By Acrylic and Light

    Title- Bobbing for Apples10 x 12", acrylic on mounted gessoed aluminium panelpainting 290, 2021
    Bobbing for apples (aka- apple bobbing, dooking, apple ducking, duck-apple, snap apple night) is a game often played on Halloween. The game is played with floating apples in a tub or basin filled with water. Players then try to catch one with their teeth. Use of arms is not allowed, and the hands are often tied behind the back to prevent cheating. I first played it in eight grade during activities held at school on Halloween day, back in 1976. After several unsuccessful attempts in trying to...
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