Category Archives: ephemera

Penland 2017, Session 7: Drawings for a Collaborative Book

Penland Drawings PDF

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Sketchbook: Rocket Dog

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Random Hulk Sketch

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Brand New Styles of Super Fast Space Rockets

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‘Murmur’ Book Status Report: 5.4.16

At about 70% now on this year-long artist’s book project. Here’s a loud folio and a quiet folio. Still figuring out the sequencing and also making dozens of design tweaks as I go. When will it be done? Maybe a … Continue reading

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Angry Selfie

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‘Murmur’ Book Status Report: 1.20.19

Still working on the Murmur book after almost a year. This is getting to be as involved as my thesis, except without the weekly long drives and the toll booth halfway and the leaky roof over the press. Plus no … Continue reading

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Secret Project Status Report: 2/23/15

In the middle of breaking down my studio so it can go into storage, thus the various delays. But I’m still working on this. Even making fairly detectable progress, which is nice. Still a ton more folios to go, though. … Continue reading

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Even More Ancient Marker Doodles

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Mail Art: Optional Cat

Long story short: I once made a quick-and-dirty eraser stamp of a cat during a demo, then pretty much forgot about the cat stamp for a long time. Then one day last summer I was doing another demo and happened … Continue reading

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ArtWalk Poster: Final

So, after a billion bleary-eyed adjustments (and three days before the deadline), I think that’s it. For what it’s worth. I mean, I’m not entirely sure anymore why I keep at it. Used to be just because I liked the … Continue reading

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ArtWalk Poster: Halfway Done

. . . and this is where I’m at a couple of days later, after going away to do some other stuff for a while. Clearly, whatever drawing mojo I used to have is out of the office at the … Continue reading

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Collage Experiment: Antelope Oryx Eland Ox

A fast experimental collage that goes with the non-antelope picture down below. Just wanted to see if this would work for my book project. I think it kind of does, but of course it needs lots more development and thought. … Continue reading

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“Some actually marvelous function . . .”

The headline was the actual true beginning of today’s spam comment, which came courtesy of Zemcron78349MVh, who hails (I imagine) from a lovely little Quonset hut on the edge of the Taklamakan. The spam included a friendly invitation to invest … Continue reading

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Fake Book Project: 1963 Signet Paperback

As always, the image is linked to a PDF. So, this one is complicated. First, in my continuing oddball quest to see if I can learn anything from 20th Century mass market paperbacks, I rescued an old Signet from the … Continue reading

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