Tuesday, November 30, 2010


The Immeasurable Equation by Sun Ra, Infinity Inc./Saturn Research, 1972 (unused/uncut book cover)

Sunday, November 28, 2010

carving a head

from Sculpture in Wood by Ferelyth & Bill Wills, D,D,&C, Vancouver, 1975

Saturday, November 27, 2010

Daniel Barrow

Please, if you ever get the chance, go see Daniel perform. I could never say enough.

Thursday, November 25, 2010


Jimmie, the youngest errand boy by Gladys O. Johnson, illustrated by June Talarczyk, T.Denison & Co., Minneapolis, 1967

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Home Library

Around The World in 2,000 Pictures, Doubleday, 1954 (1959) with homemade cardpocket and card ( "Due--Nov., Nov., Nov., Nov.,..." ) Thanks to MML for finding this and letting me take it home.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010


Whittling and Woodcarving by E.J. Tangerman, 1936 (Dover, 1962)

(From a small cache of woodcarving books I found at a thrift store recently. Unfortunately, they're some of the most putrid smelling books I've bought in a while. Any ideas how to freshen up basement-sour books?)

Monday, November 22, 2010


notes for a painting ( in collaboration with Neil Farber) 2008

Saturday, November 20, 2010

the only words worth remembering

Buckskin Stallion/Catfish Song/Nothin'/I'll be here in the morning/...

Townes Van Zandt: A Private Concert, DVD,Varese Sarabande, 2004

Shot at 3AM in a Holiday Inn on Houston, 1988.

Friday, November 19, 2010

.. .. ..

(binding illustration from) The Three Robbers by Tomi Ungerer, Atheneum, 1962 (1977)

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Wednesday, November 17, 2010


Beaver (in Yukon poplar) by Joe Ladue, 1968, Yukon Territory
from Indian Arts in Canada by Olive Patricia Dickason, Department of Indian and Northern Affairs, Ottawa, 1972

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Be Glad

The Incredible String Band: Be Glad For The Song Has No Ending, a film by Peter Neal, 1969.
Watch The Iron Stone here
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