The Pinto in a Room of Porsches: Reinterpreting a Classic

I had a pretty exciting challenge given to me. Take a book that has appeared on a list of banned books somewhere in this country, and reinterpret the cover to be displayed as part of a silent auction for the Kurt Vonnegut Library’s Banned Books Week event. How would I as an artist recreate that … Continued

Stepping Outside of My Comfort Zone

There is a new convention coming to Indy. It’s the IndyPopCon, a three day pop culture convention. Unlike gaming conventions or comic conventions this is rather unique in that it really includes all manner of geek. The convention is not geared to one or another facet of the geek community. Rather, it is a collection … Continued

30 Days of Creativity: Day 1 – Organizing my first event

June is turning out to be full of excitement. I have had 2 pieces accepted to a local cafe to sell my art. I’m organizing my first tiki event at Revolucion here in Indy, and I am participating in 30 Days of Creativity. It’s like NaNoWriMo for artists, but instead of one full piece the artist … Continued

The definition of business in one quote

“We give em a seventy-five cent meal that’ll knock their eyes out. After we knock their eyes out, we can charge them anything we want.” – Groucho Marx