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Spatter Painting No. 9…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the pink plastic one shaped like President Trump’s head. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Spatter Painting No. 9. (2015) Acrylic paint and black ink on drawing paper, 28″ x 21″. Yes, here’s another fairly expensive … Continue reading

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Spatter painting No. 17…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s instruction is to cut the four strips of yellow and black tape with a sharp craft knife, slide the device horizontally out of its packaging and lay it on a table, peel off the transparent … Continue reading

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Spatter Painting No. 30…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: crispy, scrumptious, twinkling, hieratic, owlish, innumerable, and waspish. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> It seems a while, dear reader, since I forced you to look at one of those ‘spatter paintings’ I made a few … Continue reading

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Decalcomania mania again…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s giant anteater is the one sitting behind the wheel of a new silver-grey BMW. (G.A.) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> It’s another of my decalcomania monoprints or monotypes. I think I prefer the word ‘monotype’ to ‘monoprint’ – it … Continue reading

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Decalcomania obsession…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s made up words are ‘capsoh’ and ‘pinnew’. In order to check the non-existence of these words I did Google them and was reasonably successful, ‘Did you mean capso?’ ‘Did you mean pin new?’ >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hello, … Continue reading

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Another lino print anyone?

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s Captain Beefheart quote is: ‘The wheel driver sparkled like an Indian flint…’ The Captain. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Look! Here is another of my lino prints. The image is about 8″ by 6″ on white drawing paper and … Continue reading

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Decalcomania in your eye…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s adjectives are: farraginous, piebald, frigorific, sad, pythogenic, and bubbling. Try to use at least one of these words in conversation today, but please make sure your diction is good or your efforts will be wasted… … Continue reading

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