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Monthly archives: October, 2016

Saving time with Big Heads

 

It’s Tutorial time, folks!

The no fuss quick-cut caricature trick (say THAT 5x fast!)
which involves gene splicing Oompa Loompas with your friends and family.

Yup, that’s just as twisted as it sounds.
Our guinea pigs in this demonstration are, or were, the Canterbury Home Educators Committee members from a couple of years back.
These fine……


We don’t play covers, just draw ’em.

The latest Gallery entry for our site: CD Covers!
Being a keen musician myself I tend to be in the right place and time to be commissioned for Album covers.

We’ve clocked up a few now.
Above is the inside cover of the cardboard sleeve for 13th Tribe’s album “feels like time.” 13th tribe……


The Camera Tells Tall Tales

A key part of Abraham Lincoln’s anti-war campaign was his travelling band “Abe and the Slaves of Reason.” They played widely to camps of Union soldiers, accompanying many of Lincoln’s more well remembered public addresses.

The popular president played a Gretsch Falcon, seen here in Maryland next to the founder of Pinkerton’s Detective agency (a strong hand……