Monday, November 19, 2012

The 47% (Christmas Is Coming)

In memory of recently-defeated Presidential-wannabe Mitt Romney, who haughtily dismissed 47% of the American people as little more than welfare-grabbing moochers who don't have the good sense to vote for him.  You just don't get it, do you, Mitt.......

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Scientific Illustration....Bugs

 Francis Was an Unpleasant Child Who Sulked When She Could Not Ride the Dragonflies.

She Held His Hand as He Boarded an Orthoptere for the First Time.

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Vintage Powder

 Atomic Skis
 Ja, Villi, I Do Luff Your New Stretch Pants
 Water Skiing
Winter Games

I found a new source for vintage ski images...a new series is born!

Friday, November 9, 2012

Leo & Pipo with Hats and Sock Puppets

Leo & Pipo are well-known (and talented!) Parisian street artists who have enriched the streets and buildings of major European cities with their haunting images of long-gone Victorians.  You can read a little bit about them here:

They have also invited a number of artists across the globe to create imaginary Leo & Pipo portraits. I was delighted to receive an invitation and here it is.  This is, of course, an exact rendering of the real Leo & Pipo, trust me.