Monthly Archives: December 2014

Shrewd and Knavish Sprite: Will the Real Andy Kaufman Please Stand Up?

Originally posted on Humor in America:
What we professional liars hope to serve is truth. I’m afraid the pompous word for that is “art.” – Orson Welles Art is a lie. – Pablo Picasso The 1973 Orson Welles film F…

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Metafiction in American Comic Strips (a slideshow)

I was looking for ideas on how to create a page turning experience in some of my posts, and ran across this interesting presentation: Created and © by Jesús Ángel González López, Profesor at Universidad de Cantabria I think about storytelling a … Continue reading

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3 Experiments: vintage photos and illustrations

Three mixed media sketches constructed in Photoshop Above, Floating Head of Doom (9 layer experiment)  Below, Floating Head of Doom (5 layer experiment) Above, Dick Powell in Phoenix (2 layers with color adjustments)  

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gif: Your Departure Versus the Hindenburg

by Richard Brautigan (for Diana) I made this for my fiance for our recent anniversary. It is only the second or third gif I’ve completed. In addition to being a gift, it was also an exercise in how to make … Continue reading

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Silhouettes, clip art. Keystones and comics

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What are these strange and silly pictures?

The images I’ve posted here are built from old comic books, some free-use fonts, and a couple other scans and findings. I have a resource stack of many out-of-copyright books that I’m practicing on. I’m gathering other sources now too, … Continue reading

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Daydreams in images

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