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Firstly I would like to say that as far as ethnic origins go, it's simple: we're equal and at the same time different. I made a genetic investigation into my origins to have some fun around my differences. I am British of Nordic appearance, but I know I have plenty of ancestors who come from further afield.

My weirdest discovery is that the two most dramatic positive anomalies in interest in my Artwork according to Google analytics in Belarus and the Northern Caucasus coincide with my mitochondrial DNA 22nd match and largest number of individual matches and 4th closest individual matches (closer than any UK match) respectively. Maybe I need to investigate artwork from these areas. It certainly may show a genetic influence as strong as the cultural. I have found no-one in the UK who produces work like mine.

The other 'discovery is that I am both Roma and Jewish on my mothers side. I always instinctively knew a link between Roma and Sephardi, although my mother's side is mainly Ashkenazim.

Strong mitochondrial matches run from India through Iran and Kurdistan and split into North Africa (Libya) and end in Portugal (8th and 11th match). Another much stronger souche crosses Europe in ends in numerous Western European countries. My 3rd closest match is France and my 1st and 2nd closest matches are in Denmark with the 10th closest match in the Faroes. My only UK match is 5th

My father's side is relatively boring. It is massively centred on Hamburg and North Friesia, and a weak showing in London. Along with the mytochondrial link to Denmark this probably explains my northern appearance despite  a massively southern ancestry. There are also outposts in Krakow, Slovenia (Istria) and the Austrian Tyrol.
Firstly I would like to say that as far as ethnic origins go, it's simple: we're equal and at the same time different. I made a genetic investigation into my origins to have some fun around my differences. I am British of Nordic appearance, but I know I have plenty of ancestors who come from further afield.

My weirdest discovery is that the two most dramatic positive anomalies in interest in my Artwork according to Google analytics in Belarus and the Northern Caucasus coincide with my mitochondrial DNA 22nd match and largest number of individual matches and 4th closest individual matches (closer than any UK match) respectively. Maybe I need to investigate artwork from these areas. It certainly may show a genetic influence as strong as the cultural. I have found no-one in the UK who produces work like mine.

The other 'discovery is that I am both Roma and Jewish on my mothers side. I always instinctively knew a link between Roma and Sephardi, although my mother's side is mainly Ashkenazim.

Strong mitochondrial matches run from India through Iran and Kurdistan and split into North Africa (Libya) and end in Portugal (8th and 11th match). Another much stronger souche crosses Europe in ends in numerous Western European countries. My 3rd closest match is France and my 1st and 2nd closest matches are in Denmark with the 10th closest match in the Faroes. My only UK match is 5th

My father's side is relatively boring. It is massively centred on Hamburg and North Friesia, and a weak showing in London. Along with the mytochondrial link to Denmark this probably explains my northern appearance despite  a massively southern ancestry. There are also outposts in Krakow, Slovenia (Istria) and the Austrian Tyrol.

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chesya
Alice
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I am dedicated to art as a form of empowerment both to individuals and groups.

Current Residence: Cornwall
Favourite genre of music: Classical
Favourite photographer: Doisneau
Favourite style of art: Surrealism (NB not Dali)
Shell of choice: Marianian Conche
Skin of choice: Human
Favourite cartoon character: Cartman
Personal Quote: Wie soll ich meine Seele halten dass sie nicht an deine ruhrt?
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:iconpachiiri:
Pachiiri Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2015  Student Digital Artist
nice work ya got~
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EpicCanines Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful art :D
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SamanthaJordaan Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2015   Traditional Artist
Hi :wave: thank you for adding me to your watch :D
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JR-Burgos Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2015
colors colors colors.  that's what am talking about....
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TFWO Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your artworks is awesome)) You are wonderful))
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angelofstrengh Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2015
Great artworks your really good :)
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chesya Featured By Owner May 27, 2015
Thank you, that's really encouraging.
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angelofstrengh Featured By Owner May 27, 2015
Your welcome ^^
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andrea-gould Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
Thanks for appreciating my art! 😄
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AliatheGhoul Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2015  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
I love the colors you use. So ethereal. :)
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