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ask bud!: post seven (conclusion, and all about the beefy bar song)

Romance, more Taoism, and some imaginary product placement. Iowa doesn’t say exactly what she thinks Jack is like if he isn’t a twig, but I wouldn’t be surprised if it’s a mighty oak like Mr. Spit. Josef specializes in interrupting … Continue reading

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ask bud!: post six

This simple scene is actually a pretty important piece of worldbuilding. One of the settings that has always been missing in Kekionga is a corner cafe/diner/ breakfast all day booth and counter restaurant where all the characters come and go … Continue reading

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ask bud!: post five

(Sorry for the delay. Back to our reading of ASK BUD!, with bonus creator commentary. Trying out a new photographic technique as well.) I am forced to admit that Kekionga,  though well equipped with actual Woods, did not have a … Continue reading

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ask bud!: post four

At the Farmers’ Market. For somebody who loves going to Farmers’ Markets and photographing them, I’m not that great at drawing them, at least in the simplified form required here. A project for this summer, perhaps. This is the most … Continue reading

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ask bud!: post three

Another fixture of any respectable off campus neighborhood  is at least one really good used bookstore.  King Raven on the Moraine Avenue Stroll is huge, taking up the basements of most of a block.  It takes its name from STSU’s … Continue reading

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ask bud!: post 2

(Sorry for the late post– went to see the Big Movie that opened today. Expect a review eventually.) Every college or university has a favorite laundromat, frequented by everyone who just can’t hack the sordid laundry rooms in the basements … Continue reading

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ask bud!: post one

The finished cover of ASK BUD!.  If you don’t feel like rotating the image, the text reads “A series of brief, eccentric and (somewhat) pointless interviews with one of Kekionga’s most enigmatic  inhabitants,  presented in comics form for your amusement, … Continue reading

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bud and the bugs from dimension x: last post

And so we come to the end of our stroll down memory lane with the very first Kekionga story. Mr. Spit: more ugsome than a million bugs.  And Josef takes the first of many star turns at the finales of … Continue reading

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bud and the bugs from dimension x: post 8

Returning now to our rereading of the very first Kekionga story, photographed from the original minicomic. Hee! Hoo!  The definitive Mysterious Animal proves to be a Horrible Creature as well, solving Kekionga’s alien bird problem before it even gets a … Continue reading

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bud and the bugs from dimension x: post 7

Action!  Here’s the big action scene.  If you haven’t  figured it out, I am not primarily an action artist.  Which is fine, most of the time, since everyday life, though full of movement, is not action packed.  But it also … Continue reading

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