Archive for the ‘art’ Category

When I was a student my then girlfriend went to France to study for part of her course. Whilst there she chose as a component of her dissertation to study the role in French culture of adult magazines and when she returned she brought back some bande dessinee (BD). These are French adult comics often […]


Prussia was the largest country in what is now Germany, occupying the north of that territory with its capital in Berlin. I will spare you the history, but by reputation Prussian society was austere, militaristic and disciplinarian in outlook. This attitude extended to the raising of women, particularly in the Junker (gentry) class who were […]


I was hoping for a longer and more expansive exploration of spanking art styles both over time and place. Here is a taster for a future date of varying styles from diverse cultures, including the US, France, Czech Republic and possibly Britain.  


Why Not?

13Oct18

Still playing catch up here. Vintage Sunday tomorrow. Not sure where this picture is from or who took it or why? But I thought it might brighten your day.


Not sure if this is going to be a regular feature but that is the hope. On Monday’s there used to be a Weekly Round-up of the best blog posts but so many blogs have gone or have failed to update that it is hard to sustain that for now. Also it is hard to […]


Despite the bold claim of the title this is no more than a few observations about spanking erotica since the advent of the camera. Most weeks I run a feature called Vintage Sunday in which features old photographs that have some obvious appeal for a spanko readership. Whilst actual spanking pictures are not rare as […]


A Quick Word

15Sep18

It has been a busy week and next week looks no less so. I have dozens of blog related tasks to chase up and more than a few more important pressing life matters. I know I owe several people emails. Thanks to Vlad for information about JPC and where to find his art. Here is […]


The images above are by Belgium artist, Jean Phillipe Cars, better known just as JPC. sadly the artist’s website appears to have disappeared. Most of the work dates from around the millennium and this is just a selection of at least 200 illustrations by him. Most of JPCs work is themed around spanking, embarrassment and […]


Busy day at work: longer post tomorrow.


Certain times of year come with certain traditions, like Easter and the Slavic tradition of spanking single girls. In some parts of Western Europe they spank girls in honour of Beltane, that May Day fertility rite; albeit these days in a subdued playful way, if at all. I have a picture somewhere of a girl […]