a couple of familiar faces will be popping up in a new piece, this is the initial rough sketch

a couple of familiar faces will be popping up in a new piece, this is the initial rough sketch

Google maps street view in Detroit, the same spot from 2009, 2011, and 2013

Tags: Detroit

This ladybug keeps walking across my drawing while I work. Everyone’s a critic…

This ladybug keeps walking across my drawing while I work. Everyone’s a critic…

 Because you can’t make a piece set in Detroit without including a sweet ass ride.

┬áBecause you can’t make a piece set in Detroit without including a sweet ass ride.

I have been cleaning out my apartment, and I went through my old keepsake box from university, and found this 10 year old Kate Beaton comic from the Mount Allison student paper The Argosy!

Yesterday I finished off my residency with an open studio visit; thank to everyone who came out to see what I was up to the past six weeks!

more Detroit activities…

1. Motown Museum

2. Belle Isle Conservatory

3.Ford Fireworks Display (celebrating the relationship between Canada and America)

4. Beck at the Fox Theatre

5. Andy Warhol’s record cover exhibition at the Cranbrook Art Museum

6. Lafayette and American Coney Island

Farewell, Detroit! It’s been great!

Farewell, Detroit! It’s been great!

some random Detroit activities…

1. Detroit Tigers game (my first baseball game EVER)

2. The Garden Bowl (oldest continuously operating bowling alley in America and early stage for The White Stripes)

3. Heidelberg Project

4. Rosa Park’s bus at The Henry Ford Museum

Detroit wild flower bouquet!

Detroit wild flower bouquet!