the reluctant illustrator
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Apr
14
66

66

66 is a mighty fine number! Six-Six has all kinds of cool auspiciousness surrounding it: * It's got hella
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Mar
30
Pairs

Pairs

Thanks to all who snagged a card deck Decks of 18 are in the works by request :-) As always,
1 min read
Mar
03
it's in the cards

it's in the cards

Dear readers... I'm dipping my toe in the murky waters of commerce – it's not quite eCommerce
2 min read
Feb
24
mixed metaphors

mixed metaphors

Mixed metaphors are simply marvellous - it's how the gods were born, poetry eats the mix for breakfast.
1 min read
Feb
14
Happy Valentines Day!

Happy Valentines Day!

On a scale of possible temperatures from absolute zero (-270º C) to absolute hot, (140 gazillionº C) the range of
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Feb
11
But hey...

But hey...

As always, thanks for reading and indulging!
Dec
16
head in the clouds

head in the clouds

This week, I took to trying out some vertical panoramas. Taking these was a curiously gestural kind of event -
1 min read
Dec
03
Pessoptimism

Pessoptimism

I went to a Drawing Jam this week led by the wonderful Cheryl Hamilton, a Vancouver-based sculptor, illustrator and creative.
2 min read
Nov
24
the subjective triangle

the subjective triangle

While most would agree that an upside-down floating white triangle is right there – it's also not really there.
2 min read