Her Name Is Olive Oil

April 29, 2015 athena 1

If there were tags on this site, I guess one of them would be “strange animals I have pet.” Last week I had the pleasure of meeting an enormous rabbit […]

Greyhounds of Kings

April 27, 2015 athena 0

Last time I was at King’s I saw a beautiful pair of greyhounds, and shamelessly went over to pet them as if I was a small child and not a […]

Safety Not Guaranteed

April 24, 2015 athena 0

Last weekend Jason and I went for a bike ride through Minneapolis. We rode from South Minneapolis through Downtown, stopping at Big Brain Comics and continuing into Northeast for an […]

Lesley Kinzel

April 20, 2015 athena 0

Jason and I are working through Season 4 of Louie, and we just watched episode 3, So Did The Fat Lady. It was unexpected and exciting to see the show […]

Books Read: 2014

April 17, 2015 athena 0

My combined love of book covers and fixation with recording things compelled me to make this illustration of the 50 books I read in 2014.  To see it bigger, click […]

Dixie At Home

April 15, 2015 athena 2

This is a truly ridiculous illustration.  I saw William Wegman’s Flo & Wendell at work the other day, and was inspired to try a dog photo collage of my own. Dixie […]

Marjoram

April 13, 2015 athena 0

I’m working on a bigger illustration project right now.  Hopefully it will be ready to share soon, but in the meantime here’s a detail from it.  I wanted something in the background […]

You Get What You Settle For

April 10, 2015 athena 1

To no one’s surprise, I love Thelma and Louise.  Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis are great, writer Callie Khouri is great, and this Vanity Fair piece about the making of […]

Overly Instagrammable

April 8, 2015 athena 1

I got an instagram account shortly after I got my first smartphone, in early 2013.  This was during the time I lived in Savannah, and what I noticed immediately is that Savannah […]