Category Archives: Art

Making Zines is Important

On twitter today it seemed like everyone I follow was talking about making zines (or ‘zines short for fanzine or magazine depending how you feel about it). I really like reading and buying zines. I love writing for The Atomic … Continue reading

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Maps to Adventure: You Are Swept Into Eternity

If you were a kid in a Western country in the 1980s who was at all interested in reading, chances are your parents and teachers tried to encourage you with Choose Your Own Adventure paperbacks.¬†Atlas Obscura has a great article … Continue reading

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Home by the Sea (collage gif)

  I was working on a lot of bits and pieces of different collages these past couple weeks, and this made it to the finish line first. There’ll be a printed version of it someday, without the figures dancing in … Continue reading

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Three Recent Collages, the end of 2016

Haven’t posted any collage in a while, but I worked on these three piece, on-and-off for a bit. I bought a handful of random magazines from my local library, and some scrap cloth, to work in the traditional way. The … Continue reading

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What Makes Nighthawks Important

It is unimportant that Nighthawks is based on a real place. What is special about it, is that we know how what those people are feeling.

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Collages: Cloudy Eye, and Collage with 3 Men and a House Boat

Two more collages. One I enjoy, another not so much. Lets start with the lesser… I wanted to do some pieces not using any comic book elements, so I started the one above using¬†old maps on a black background. The … Continue reading

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Another Collage

A second collage in as many weeks. Still working in gimp, still using public domain images–for the most part. I wanted to step clear away from comics this time, so I used a pair of postcards for the start, both … Continue reading

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