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A Blessed Event

A BLESSED EVENT

Saturday Story Strip Day. I have always been interested in the early days of the Saint newsoaoer strip, which were drawn by journeyman...

Presto Festo!

PRESTO FESTO!

Howie Post Sundays. I guess this is the first time I am actually oin time posting my weekly Howie Post story from the mid to late forties...

 
 
 
Howie Doodid!

HOWIE DOODID!

Sunday Howie Post Day. Last week I accidentally cleaned the Presto Pete story from Animal Antics 11 instead of 10. This one has an...

Brother, Oh Brother!

BROTHER, OH BROTHER!

Saturday Comic Strip Day. Today anotehr rarity, if only beacuse I do not have a lot of newspaper sections from the twenties and thirties....

 
 
 
Posting The Skies

POSTING THE SKIES

Saturday Comic Strip Day. I promised you only rare or special posts on saturdays, so here is one. Artist Gary Patterson is a Californian...

Another Day, Another Post

ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER POST

Sunday Howie Post Presents. Here is the second Presto Pete story by Howie Post. With this story, he also got to do the cover. I spent...

 
 
 
Mrs. Fitz' Menagerie

MRS. FITZ' MENAGERIE

Saturday Comic Strip Day. Since I am only posting twice a week these days, I am trying to save up all the best stuff for you. Here...

Posthaste

POSTHASTE

Sunday Postings. Almost forgot to add my next Presto Pete stry from Animal Antics 9. Friom this issue Howie Post took over the artwork...

 
 
 
Antic Road Show

ANTIC ROAD SHOW

Sunday Post Post. Here is another of the Presto Pete stories. In contrast to what I may ahve written earlier, these early ones are...

Calling Dr. Bald

CALLING DR. BALD

Saturday Weekly Load. For the last two years I have been selling my fifties comics on eBay, with quite some success. This summer I...

 
 
 
Hey Posto!

HEY POSTO!

Sunday Post Post. Since once a week may be a a bit too little, I have decided to ad a regular Sunday to my new regular Saterday. And...

Pony Papa

PONY PAPA

Saturday Weekly Post Day. Gordon Leroy Holley, better known as Lee Holley passed away suddenly on Monday, March 26th, 2018 at the age...

 
 
 
Starting Up Is Hard To Do

STARTING UP IS HARD TO DO

Thursday Confession Day. Many times I tried to get the blog going again. After many months of intensive scanning for a new book I am...

Normal Services Will Resume

NORMAL SERVICES WILL RESUME

Saturday Apology Day. I have not posted for a long time, because I am working on a new book here in Holland. It's about the Dutch comics...

 
 
 
A Perfect Day

A PERFECT DAY

Eventhough I haven't been able to keep up my daily posts due to the heavy deadlines this month, I will uphold my yearold tradition...

Master of His World

MASTER OF HIS WORLD

Wednesday Advertising Day. Regular visitor may have noticed that I have not been keeping up my blog as often as I have been doing over...

 
 
 
Who Killed It?

WHO KILLED IT?

Wednesday Illustration Day. Here is a little something to read. Another of the six part crime serials distributed by King Features...

The Wrestle With The Flessel

THE WRESTLE WITH THE FLESSEL

Tuesday Story Strip Day. Toward the end of Creig Flessel's run on David Crane, he got a little bit sketchy. But thtat is the beauty...

 
 
 
Happy Poppy

HAPPY POPPY

Saturday Leftover Day. Last week I shared some 1962 Bud Sagendorg Popeye Sundays. I forgot to add these.

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...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Hubert Perrodo Building / Design Engine Architects

Hubert Perrodo Building / Design Engine Architects

© Jim Stephenson Architects: Design Engine Architects Location: New Inn Hall St, Oxford OX1 2DL, United Kingdom Area: 297.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Jim... Read more ...

The cushion was happy to be left alone

The cushion was happy to be left alone

Alone time. Original drawing available here. Ink & watercolour on hot press paper, 8 x 10 inches. Read more ...

Iris Purple White,flower,oils canvas,Barbara Haviland-Texas Floral Artist

Iris Purple White,flower,oils canvas,Barbara Haviland-Texas Floral Artist

Iris Purple White 6/16/2018 6:56:38 AMIris Purple White is done with a brush and a knife. I wanted textures in the top of the Iris. I wanted it have a a voice. The falls are... Read more ...

Boardwalk

Boardwalk

Boardwalk12 x 16 oil on panel220 $ USD Read more ...

Station Wagon

Station Wagon

Station Wagon12 x 16 oil on panel220 $ USD Read more ...

Cabin on the Border / SO? Architecture&Ideas

Cabin on the Border / SO? Architecture&Ideas

Courtesy of SO? Architects: SO? Architecture&Ideas Location: Edirne, Turkey Lead Architects: Sevince Bayrak, Oral Göktaş Design Team: Şeyma Erdal, Cansu Özay, Metincan Güzel... Read more ...

Make Time for Art This Summer

Make Time for Art This Summer

'A Beautiful Day' 16x20 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $250 It is time to plan for summer activities! I will be doing a lot of travel. I have two workshops and a bucket list... Read more ...

Ditch the Wait with Real-Time Rendering

Ditch the Wait with Real-Time Rendering

Courtesy of Unreal Enterprise A recent independent survey of more than 2000 architectural visualization professionals revealed an intriguing trend. More than 20% of these... Read more ...

"Sunyata: The Poetics of Emptiness": The Indonesian Pavilion at the 2018...

"Sunyata: The Poetics of Emptiness": The Indonesian Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Biennale

© Laurian Ghinitoiu As part of our 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale coverage, we present the completed Indonesia Pavilion. Below, the curatorial team describes the exhibition... Read more ...

Virtual Reality as an Educational Tool

Virtual Reality as an Educational Tool

I went to a virtual reality event held at the Oakland Museum garden featuring not only a virtual reality narrative but also live music, and speakers. I had never worn that type... Read more ...