Portfolio > Piratical effects. Original oil paintings by R W "Bob" Goetting

Pirate, Pirates, Blackbeard,
"It's all good fun until Blackbeard shows up"
Oil on canvas
16x20"
2016

Edward Teach or Edward Thatch, better known as Blackbeard, was a notorious English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of Britain's North American colonies. Anyone who twists fuse chord into his hair and lights it on fire before invading your ship is probably up to no good.