Author Archives: Joe

The University of the Arts is NO MORE

We entered the month of June with the shocking news that the University of the Arts has lost its accreditation and will be closing its doors on June 7th. The announcement was made rather sloppily by the local news media … Continue reading

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Farewell to a Funny Book Purveyor

Fat Jack’s I have sad news to report. Fat Jack’s Comicrypt has lost their lease and will be vacating their center city Philadelphia location after almost 50 years in business. According to this article May 29th will be the shop’s … Continue reading

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Caturday

Photos of felines in and around Philadelphia. Continue reading

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82 Years Ago Today…

…my parents were wed.

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Caturday

Photos of felines in and around Philadelphia. Continue reading

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Tuesday Doodle • Stubborn Strathmore Sketchbook

I finally killed off a small Strathmore sketchbook that was lying around the house. It was picked up years ago while it was most likely on sale. The price was probably too good to resist. I honestly don’t remember. It … Continue reading

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Tuesday Digital Doodle • Comin’ At YA!

Today’s digital doodle was a happy accident I made while playing with Affinity Designer’s step-and-repeat feature. I was playing around with a logo I worked up a while back for J.L. Curtis’s series of science fiction books and seeing how … Continue reading

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