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Monday, April 21, 2014

Alvin Graph Pad test sheet

Alvin Graph Pad test sheet

white china pencil, koi coloring brush pen, TEST, graphite, nylon tip, whiteout, 4/16/14

Jhonny Amygdala 14

Jhonny Amygdala 14

Jhonny’s having a problematic day.

Alvin Graph Pad No. ALG16 5.8 by 8.3 inches

Alvin Graph Pad no ALG16 5 point 8 by 8 point 3 inches

Made in Turkey

Common Table Salt


Okay, who let Maxwell's Demon into the salt cellar? Because now all the sodium ions are on one side, and the chloride ions are on the other and this just tastes wrong.

Red Dog Spring Greens

Red Dog Spring Green

Thanks for doing our taxes, Cathy!



Ex coll. Eddie Baker, around 1992, maybe?

Vines at Pacific Coast Brewing

Vines at Pacific Brewing

Watercolor, ink

4-3/8” x 5-5/8”

Mary Did Easter Eggs

Mary did Easter Eggs

One of each color.

New Sketchbook

2014-04-21 07.01.21
$5.00 from a Tibetan gift shop on Haight. What is this figure called? The eyes with the dot and the squinky nasum? Anybody know?

Ahh. Buddha Eyes. Thanks google image search.


Plate a

dumbeast@dumbeast 13h

Slumped, painted glass.

~8" diameter.

Signed БОРТИН 88

12 Lines, 66 or 67 Dots

12 lines, 66 or 67 dots a

Christofo Columbo on BART

Christofo Columbo on BART a

Naples, Prussia

Prussia, Naples

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Sriracha at Le Cheval Xmas 2013


Sriracha at Le Cheval xmas 2013 a

Right before I knocked over the water glass.

Turquoise & Mica

Turquois & Mica
Acrylic. Thanks, Cathy! Thanks, Mary!

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