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Here she comes! Sketchbook Week will return tomorrow and probably extend into next week because of this locomotive. Sorry. It’s all very easy to blame the steam locomotive when you want to play with cameras all day instead of working … Continue reading
One of the best things about photography is that, because you are usually behind the camera, you very seldom appear in the photographs. But a while ago, a friend of mine who has also taken up the art took a … Continue reading
The last drawing of the day of 2016, and the first of 2017. The drawing of the day project started out as a New Year’s resolution I made in the last hours of 2007, to make a finished inked drawing … Continue reading
At last, it is mine. I am now the proud owner of this classic 20th Century Brannock Device. For some mysterious reason I have wanted to have one of these since I was a little kid, and today, at the … Continue reading
Botanical drawings and prints can be really beautiful. These depict a famous plant from folklore and popular culture. Any lover of the Harry Potter series, remembering that first class in Potions, can answer Professor Snape’s question promptly– monkshood and wolfsbane … Continue reading
A little mystery in the least mysterious possible place: the local License Branch of the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles. It’s a take-a-number, deadly dull encounter with a squad of polo shirted bureaucrats arranged at workstations behind a sweeping arc … Continue reading
No, not outer space– SPACE, as in the Small Press and Alternative Comics Expo, that dandy convention put on annually in Columbus, Ohio by Bob Corby and a cast of dedicated workers. Bob outdid himself this year, coming up with … Continue reading
At least on this particular day. Stupid inconvenient running-out-at-the-very-worst-possible-time toner. (Yes, it’s an old cartridge– I thought it was a new spare. Augh. Seriously.) Love the printer though. It’s a classic. Yeah, it’s a bit chewed up and spattered with … Continue reading
All the diet soda in the world! Also sweatpant shorts, protein bars ($5 Target card if you buy 3), and one of those little RFID blocking things you put in your wallet to keep identity thieves from stealing your credit … Continue reading