Tag Archive: photoshop

FOOL THE I

“Why, if it was an illusion, not praise the catastrophe, whatever it was, that destroyed illusion and put truth in its place?”  — Virginia Woolf In a room of one’s own—be careful what… Continue reading

AN AGORAPHOBIC FLANEUR

THE ORIGINAL IDEA was to be a good-natured well-meant pasquinade of the 1884 Winslow Homer painting “The Life Line.” It’s of a ship-to-shore or ship-to-ship rope and bucket rescue. The rescued is unconscious… Continue reading

SOCIAL DISTANCING

Nothing much to say here that the drawing doesn’t. It shows three corners of my home base. There are others, but these are the most interesting. The text, in case the image is… Continue reading

LANDFILL OF THE VANITIES

“Vanity well fed is benevolent. Vanity hungry is spiteful.” — Mason Cooley THE TITLE REFERS to, not the Tom Wolfe novel The Bonfire of the Vanities, but to the 1497 event where when… Continue reading

TEXT ME WHEN THE TRIAL STARTS

OK, I made a drawing that I thought I’d like to post, I made it the same day I first thought up the idea in my journal. It is a quickie photoshop, but… Continue reading

ROCKING HORSE LOSER

This image is an updated four horsemen of the apocalypse. Centaurs actually, but keeping with the tradition colors, back row from the left: The red[neck] steed is civil war, in other words, xenophobia… Continue reading

DATE FROM HELL

This one began as me trying out replicating the painting in the previous post in photoshop. (I’m using CS6 from 2012, as it was the last purchasable version. I will use this until… Continue reading

GOLDEN GOOSE

Sometimes I just feel like getting an idea out there and I don’t feel like going though all the suffering that painting is. Paint fights back, it just want to make muddy blobs… Continue reading

A LIFE IN THE JUNGLE

Long ago I imagined, or read/read about, a horror story. It was kinda like Henry James’ “The Beast in the Jungle.” Quick summary: A man waits for something special — he calls it… Continue reading

WAKE ME WHEN

Waiting for nothing in particular, just waiting for something not the way it is—something better obviously—a positive comment on a post (got that, thanks), an email not asking for money, a phone call… Continue reading