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Funny Busness

FUNNY BUSNESS

Thursday Comic Strip Day. Some time ago, I bought a book on Siegel and Shusters second strip , Funnyman. Unfortunately, it was more...

Comesee

COMESEE

Wednesday Illustration Day. Ever since 'discovering' that the psychology advice column Explore Your Mind was illustrated by Richard...

 
 
 
Yummie Funny

YUMMIE FUNNY

Tuesday Comic Strip Day. Despite the look of his work, Dave Gerard was not one of the younger lot of artists. He started in the early...

Matter Convertor

MATTER CONVERTOR

Monday Cartoon Day. I don't know how long Salo did the daily cartoon Laughing Matter and if it always was him every day, but I think...

 
 
 
Sockittohim

SOCKITTOHIM

Sunday Kubert Collection. This is the second and last installment of Joe Kubert's western strip Alabam for Cowpuncher ( 2). As last...

Crazy Eppo

CRAZY EPPO

Saturday Leftover Day. As promised, here is a selection of covers of the Dutch magazine Eppo, about which I am currently writing a...

 
 
 
Dutch Courage

DUTCH COURAGE

Friday Comic Book Day. Today I was happy to announce my new project, a Dutch language book about the Dutch comics magazine Eppo, that...

Choose Your Lane

CHOOSE YOUR LANE

Thursday Story Strip Day. I have been doing this blog for almost ten years now, so bear with me if I sometimes repeat myself. But every...

 
 
 
Popeye The Sunday Man

POPEYE THE SUNDAY MAN

Tuesday Comic Strip Day. Continuing my run of Popeye Sundays by Bud Sagendorf from his beginning in 1959, we have now arrived in late...

Hatlo's Off

HATLO'S OFF

Wednesday Random Stuff Day. As an antidote against all the Valentine's Day sweetness, here is some of Jimmy Hatlo's arcebic revenge...

 
 
 
Mr. Wilson!

MR. WILSON!

Monday Cartoon Day. There are many interesting Wilons to collect if you are into cartooning. Gahan Wilson, the Playboy and National...

Ku-Blam!

KU-BLAM!

Sundy Kubert Creativity. Haveing finished my run of Jerry Robinson's Alfred stories for Barnab Comics, I have decided to try and find...

 
 
 
The King of Comedy

THE KING OF COMEDY

Saturday Leftover Day. While scanning I picked up four more King Aroo Sundays. Always a delight.

The Rise And Fall Of A Tremendous Empire

THE RISE AND FALL OF A TREMENDOUS EMPIRE

Friday Comic Book Day. I am working on a new boo for the Dutch audience, a history of the Dutch comics weekly Eppo, which ran from...

 
 
 
Tell Them Mort Sent Ya

TELL THEM MORT SENT YA

Wednesday Advertisement Day. In 2007 , Mort Walker set up a give-away magazine for the Stamford area. He filled it with columns, ads...

Calling Dean Mullany

CALLING DEAN MULLANY

Thursday Story Strip Day. I like oddities and I like comic strips used for different types of storytelling. So here is a topper (a...

 
 
 
The Butler Is Done

THE BUTLER IS DONE

Sunday Robinson Review. This is the last of the Alfred stories from DC's Batman I had not shown yet. I will have to think of something...

Like Turning On A Faucet

LIKE TURNING ON A FAUCET

Monday Cartoon Day. I like this panel feature, but I don't think I have to energy to go and find every daily for the five pkus years...

 
 
 
Period Piece

PERIOD PIECE

Tuesday Comic Strip Day. Another great Mort Walker wallpaper gags, this time four times the normal amount of images. After that three...

Kurtzman's Wildest Magazine

KURTZMAN'S WILDEST MAGAZINE

Friday Comic Book Day. After the failure of Humbug Harvey Kurtzman had nowhere to go. he was trying to sell articles to Playboy and...

 
 
 



Hauser & Wirth Pop-up Bookshop / dongqi Architects

Hauser & Wirth Pop-up Bookshop / dongqi Architects

© Raitt Liu Architects: dongqi Architects Location: 10 Jianguo Middle Rd, Lu Wan Qu, Shanghai Shi, China Design Team: Nan Jiang, Yiting Ma, Wenyi Han Project Year... Read more ...

Original Mixed Media Abstract Expressionist Painting "Petals of Pure...

Original Mixed Media Abstract Expressionist Painting "Petals of Pure Delight" by Colorado Modern Artist Kit Hedman, Boarding House studio Galleries

24"x16" Mixed Media on Paper Read more ...

Kehinde Wiley Was Destined To Paint Barack Obama

Kehinde Wiley Was Destined To Paint Barack Obama

As one of his last presidential acts, Obama chose a queer, black artist as his official portraitist. Wiley's colleagues and peers explain why the choice was fated. Read more ...

Hands-On with the Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 Art ‘No Distortion' Lens

Hands-On with the Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 Art ‘No Distortion' Lens

For Canon and Nikon shooters looking to get a fast ultrawide, the choices in the past have been the Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8 , Canon 16-35mm f/2.8 , and Tamron 15-30mm f/2.8 VC. Or... Read more ...

Mixed Media Flower Art Painting, Poppies “THREE REDS AND A YELLOW” by...

Mixed Media Flower Art Painting, Poppies “THREE REDS AND A YELLOW” by Colorado Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson

This painting is done in the faux batik style. After painting the flowers, a layer of wax was applied as a resist. After gently crumbling the waxed painting, a darker color was... Read more ...

City Hyde Park / Studio Gang Architects

City Hyde Park / Studio Gang Architects

© Tom Harris Architects: Studio Gang Architects Location: Chicago, IL, United States Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Tom Harris , Hedrich Blessing © Hedrich Blessing Text... Read more ...

Bridge House / LLAMA urban design

Bridge House / LLAMA urban design

© A-Frame studio/ Ben Rahn Architects: LLAMA urban design Location: Huntsville, Canada Architect In Charge: Mariana Leguia Design Team: Angus Laurie, Patrick Webb, Alvaro... Read more ...

The 17C Family Portrayed on a Garden Walkway

The 17C Family Portrayed on a Garden Walkway

The Renaissance, from the 14-17C, marked a turning point in portraiture. Renaissance artists began to paint secular scenes, breaking away from the dominant religious art of... Read more ...

Civic Centre Lleialtat Santsenca 1214 / HARQUITECTES

Civic Centre Lleialtat Santsenca 1214 / HARQUITECTES

© Adrià Goula Architects: HARQUITECTES Location: Sants, Barcelona, Spain Author Architects: David Lorente, Josep Ricart, Xavier Ros, Roger Tudó Area: 1750.0 m2 Project Year... Read more ...

New Etsy store for small paintings and drawings

New Etsy store for small paintings and drawings

I thought it might be a good idea to try Etsy as an outlet for my small works as its already been established as a global marketplace, their website's bit slow to response but... Read more ...