Monthly Archives: August 2015

BlackCatTips Banana Costume Contest (extry ripe)

After many months of deliberation, I am very happy to name Lillie as the winner of the BlackCatTips — Win a Banana Costume contest! We couldn’t turn her down because we found her oh so very a-peeling. Thanks to Stone Soup Kitchen … Continue reading

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The Morning Light (the fall air)

Ohh the fumes. The gloves and the paint and the coffee and the fumes. The air blows cool this late August morning. A fall preview. The light is different. The Earth rotating and on it’s trip round the Sun. Things … Continue reading

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Thankful for Colors (tiny spider brain)

I’m thankful for air conditioning. Im thankful for friends. And I’m thankful for colors that are pretty. Also I saw an incredible spider web last night and I looked at that spider and wondered how she had all of that intelligence … Continue reading

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Funtime Sandwiches (happy smiles man)

Hi. This is part of a painting im almost finished with. It really makes me happy. I started it recently when Jason Hales was taking my picture and asking me questions. I find it easier to discuss things if I painting … Continue reading

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Carmen40 (streetfolk in the country)

I put art wherever I go. A lot of times I do not go too far so the streetfolk art stays near my house. Other times I get a chance to take art way out in the country. Sometimes my art … Continue reading

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Painted Folk Truck (Flip Side)

Hello. Last week I had a day with more hours unbusy than busy so I painted the other side of my family’s old truck. I painted the driver’s side earlier this summer. I think I need to drive this thing around— … Continue reading

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Screen prints and Me (Inky Mixtape Prep)

I have been working on my prints for the upcoming Inky Mixtape screen print collaboration show. This set was printed by three other guys and then handed to me. Some of them I painted over more than others. I struggled … Continue reading

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BlackCatTips in the World of Coca-Cola Museum

It is such an honor to be asked by Coca-Cola to create posters for their 100th anniversary of the Coca-Cola Contour Bottle. I made three posters and this one was chosen to be displayed in the World of Coke Museum … Continue reading

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HomeSpun Atlanta (Making what you do)

Thursday evening I was lucky enough to have a film about my streetfolk art showed at the Plaza Theater in Atlanta. It was one of three shown with HomeSpun. I did some Q&A with the crowd and showed them some … Continue reading

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