Art

Goodbye Brian Lanker (1947-2011)

I’ve known Brian for nearly as long as I’ve been alive; certainly as long as I can remember. He and my dad worked together at the Topeka Capitol Journal beginning when I was around 4 years old. When Brian and his family moved out to Oregon it was due to Read more…

By Tim, ago
Art

Great Obama Photographs

Scout Tufankjian shoots for Time, Newsweek, US News & World Report, Le Monde, Newsday, and The New York Times. Her website currently hosts a really beautiful gallery of her photographs of our next president.

By Tim, ago
Art

And In Every Home…

I’ve been keeping a sketchbook handy lately and though I’d post some drawings. This one is a bit of a repeating theme that came out better than usual. The first version is felt-tip marker. The second is all shined up in Photoshop.? Special thanks to my close personal friend Elvis Read more…

By Tim, ago
Art

Book Autopsies

Having cut out the centers of two thick hardbacks to make secret compartment books for the kids this past xmas, I can really appreciate the sheer effort it must take Brian Dettmer to create these works of art. The aesthetic value is obvious. I think I’m going to give this Read more…

By Tim, ago
Art

Tales of the Merman

I miss Don and Janet. We used to see them all the time and went to their house every whatever-day-of-the-week it was to watch Friends when Julie and Don were in Graduate school together. Janet is one of the most talented interpreters of imagination and how it splashes out all Read more…

By Tim, ago
Art

Nick Brandt Wildlife Photography

I’ve seen a lot of photographs of wild animals. Hell, we all have, right? I’ve even seen them up close and personal living in Kenya for a year. I’ve taken a few pictures of zebras in Hell’s Gate and elephants near Amboseli that I’m even a little bit proud of. Read more…

By Tim, ago
Art

Sumtheeng Spelld Incorrekly

Phenon wanted me to put sometihng she made on my blog, so she drew this for me. When asked what she wanted it to be called, she said…well it’s pretty obvious what she said, isn’t it?

By Tim, ago