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Decalcomania adopts human form…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s elephant in the room is the one that has just flopped down onto the brand new ¬£2,000 black leather Chesterfield and snapped it in two. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Oh, it’s such a drab grey February morning here … Continue reading

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Decalcomania revisited…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s interesting china teapot is the one shaped like a kettle, these usually come paired with a kettle shaped like a china teapot. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Whoa! He looks a bit ancient Greek doesn’t he? Ah, another of … Continue reading

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It’s decalcomania time again…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s fine 16th c. English expletive is ‘Malt-worm!’ – a name for a drunkard, a frequenter of alehouses. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Wha!… What the hell?… No, no, it’s alright, it’s just another of my decalcomania prints from a … Continue reading

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Decalcomania and idiots…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s featured fruit is the glum plum. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yes, a few years ago those deadbeats, the surviving members from the glory days of the Hull Surrealist League, thought it would be a really great idea to … Continue reading

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Decalcomania mania…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s existential angst is centred around the sound of the word ‘moil’. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yes, folks! It’s decalcomania time again!… ‘Yes, but what the hell is decalcomania Dave?…’ I hear you ask. Well, it’s a form of … Continue reading

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Decalcomania and silliness…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s existential angst is centred around the fact that the word palindrome isn’t a palindrome. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Although my head is buzzing with lino printing at the moment – oh, the joy of printing on Japanese paper! … Continue reading

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Decalcomania and sticky tape…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s local village name that sounds like an insult¬†is Burton Pidsea. (BP) ‘I don’t care!… You can’t park your ugly great fat car there – you stupid Burton Pidsea!…’ >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Are you ready for another of … Continue reading

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