Tag Archives: street folk art

Ramen Noodles In a Bag (on a sidewalk with jim)

I drove up to Nashville to start on an outdoor mural project. The project is called Off The Wall Nashville. It is located at 28th and Charlotte on the west side of the Music City. I had a few issues … Continue reading

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Peach Dish (blue alligator boxes)

Photo by Kate Blohm for PeachDish About  year ago I was asked to create an art postcard for Atlanta company PeachDish to use as a friendly note to customers. We went through a few options and they decided to go … Continue reading

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2017 (a lot of things happened and i feel glad)

2017 was a year. 2017 was a year that brought plenty of good our way. Unfortunately we started out with a little bad. Some private things in the BlackCatTips house that made us feel sad and made the chilly days … Continue reading

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NCR World Headquarters Mural (a hairy cake and a giant peephole)

Most of my dreams consist of me in a large group setting — a summer camp, a convention, a job with a lot of people working alongside myself. There are usually many levels and staircases and then somehow I find … Continue reading

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An Examination Of Time (things I did)

Here are some photos from the last couple days. You can see some of the art I have made and delivered. I drove around. I painted outside at home. I have been shifting gears. I liked the dry days more than … Continue reading

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Back In The Saddle (driving around the eastern suburbs)

A storm was moving in.  I did not know it, as the sky looked blue and it felt more like March or April than early February. I had been real low and confused about things over the past few days. … Continue reading

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Shiny Top Notch (over under below above)

I have always like roadside oddities and signs for Hot Boiled Peanuts — odd monuments and country hand-made signs.  I like to ride along and see what all the hubbub is about. Usually the signs are better than what they … Continue reading

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The Man With The Red Red Beard (shadow and light)

Photo by Curtis Compton This week has been one of the strangest, oddest and saddest weeks of my life. This week I turned 43 and this week my wife and I have dealt with some very sad news. We are still dealing … Continue reading

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BlackCatTips BEARS (a seed in hapeville)

You find a seed along a path. Pick it up and look at it. Turn it around in your hand. Take the seed with you and think on it a while. Then one day when it seems about right you … Continue reading

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StreetPoem Update (my tooth hurts)

My tooth hurts. The tooth that is long and pointy and looks like a dog tooth. Maybe on some people it looks like a rat tooth or a wolf tooth but mine is like a small dog tooth. So, the … Continue reading

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