The Fabuleous Fifties

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Brother, Oh Brother

BROTHER, OH BROTHER

Fred McCarthy was a Franciscan Friar whose single panel cartoon in the Dennis the Menace style, Brother Juniper, ran from 1958 to 1987. His...

Goode Vibrations

GOODE VIBRATIONS

Thursday Story Strip Day. A couple of months ago I showed a Scorchy Smith Sunday by Rodlow Willard. On the whole the reaction of most...

 
 
 
A Ghost From The Past

A GHOST FROM THE PAST

Friday Comic Book Day. I have a good selection of Spirit sections in Fine condition. I have been scanning them carefully and sending...

Top This

TOP THIS

Saturday Leftover Day. Maw Green wasn't the first or only topper Harold Gray did.

 
 
 
Tyger Force

TYGER FORCE

Wednesday Illustration Day. This may be more for my Dutch friends, but I guess my American followers will like this as well, even though...

Jerry's Strip

JERRY'S STRIP

Tuesday Comic Strip Day. Jerry Dumas was one of the funniest guys in comics. When he joined the Mort Walker team in the late fifties,...

 
 
 
Gahan Out Of Here

GAHAN OUT OF HERE

Monday Cartoon Day. Long before Gahan Wilson became known as Playboy's resident weirdo, he was selling his cartoons to magazines left...

The Mort The Merrier

THE MORT THE MERRIER

Sunday Meskin Measures. This may be my last Mort Meskin Sunday Post. Although I did not show every story he ever did, I am running...

 
 
 
Pinch Me

PINCH ME

Friday Comic Book Day. All of you guys who like drawing funny pictures, should have a look at Hillman's late forties kiddy book Punch...

Say What Now?

SAY WHAT NOW?

Saturday Leftover Day. One day, I would like to write an article about the history of funny photo strips. I am expecially interested...

 
 
 
Green As The Com

GREEN AS THE COM

My friend Michael Vassallo has been showing scans from his huge collection of New York Sunday News sections, including quite a few...

Second Tier

SECOND TIER

Wednesday Advertising Day. In the forties, having a cartoon with your ad was apopular way to go. Here is a selection of bi-weekly ads...

 
 
 
Character Building

CHARACTER BUILDING

Tuesday Comic Strip Day. When Mrs. Fitz' Flats first arrived in the late fifties, it was one of the sahrpest new comic strips. Written...

Gather All Ye Blakebuds

GATHER ALL YE BLAKEBUDS

Monday Cartoon Day. Since no collection of Bud Blake's ten yea running daily cartoon series has yet been announced, here are some more...

 
 
 
Klein Grut

KLEIN GRUT

Saturday Leftover Day. Found this in the online archives of a Dutch newspaper. I am in the process of finding out what it is, but here...

New And Unknown

NEW AND UNKNOWN

Sunday Meskin Measures. One of the fun things about Mort Meskin is that he did so much work, every now and then something turns up...

 
 
 
Eisenheimer

EISENHEIMER

Tuesday Story Strip Day. After sharing my collection of Jack Sparling's Claire Voyant, here is another large set of realistic strips...

A Girl In Every Book

A GIRL IN EVERY BOOK

Friday Comic Book Day. When Stan Lee and Dan DeCarlo were having a lot of succes with My Friend Irma, he also did a lot of short stories...

 
 
 
Not What It Seems

NOT WHAT IT SEEMS

Tuesday Comic Strip Day. I have shown some samples of this strip before, but if I had more, I would gladly show them all. In 1952 later...

A Tale Of Nine Inches

A TALE OF NINE INCHES

Monday Cartoon Day. The way Al Jaffee tells it, his daily panel Tall Tales, which started in 1959, went wrong when his editors at the...

 
 
 



Unicity / D-Werker Architects

© Inwoo Yeo Architects: D-Werker Architects Location: Seoul, South Korea Architect In Charge: Jieun Lee, Hwon Yoon Area: 0.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Inwoo Yeo D... Read more ...

Mark Webster - Abstraction 4 - Abstract Oil Painting

Mark Webster - Abstraction 4 - Abstract Oil Painting. 12x12" Oil on Canvas. Check Availability. MarkWebster.net Read more ...

Fall Millpond..Pastel..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews

This was completed just now in my studio. I started it yesterday in a great mini workshop with Linda Dellandre. She kindly gave our group some wonderful tips on her techniques... Read more ...

Abstract Landscape, Contemporary Mixed Media, Art “BLACK CANYON” by...

8"x8"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas Black painted sides, ready to hang or display on table easel. $200.00 Read more ...

Vase with tangerine and strawberries 9x12 still life painting

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Residence MG2 / Alain Carle Architecte

© James Brittain Architects: Alain Carle Architecte Location: 1666 Chemin de la Héronnière O, Wentworth-Nord, QC J0T 1Y0, Canada Architect In Charge: Alain Carle Area: 830.0... Read more ...

Today's Birthday: De Kooning

April 24, 1904. Willem de Kooning was a Dutch American abstract expressionist artist who was born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. In the post-World War II era, de Kooning... Read more ...

Playing World War II: Photographing an Ultra-Realistic Reenactment

Have you ever wondered what World War II was like? Last month I got a little closer. I was one of three photographers invited to cover a semi-live fire reenactment. There were... Read more ...

Colorado Winter Snow Landscape Oil Painting "Canyon Road Wintery Day" by...

Colorado Mountain Landscape Painting/Framed 9"x12" Oil on Panel/Available Read more ...

MANCHU Monday

New spaceship painting by our super good friend MANCHU. Tons more art by MANCHU. Keywords: illustration cover art for the book novel by Al Robertson crashing heaven by philippe... Read more ...