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McQueen Angel

Disciples of Fashion (Versace + Pucci)

fresh ink and couture

I was tattooed again finally, after 3 years, a couple days ago. I thought since I have my feet up it would be a good time to: 1. Catch up on Haute Couture collections and 2. Post!

Lovely; so while I wait for this tattoo to scab over I can distract myself.

[ more photos of: George Hobeika Couture, BuberryProrsum Resort, Dsquared, JPG Couture, Versace Resort and my bloody thigh ]
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wet walls

There is nothing, nothing in this world that connects me more to other human beings than watching them create artwork.

This is Cristian Sonda. He does large-scale paints and murals, but what I really like about this video is watching how he uses the different tools. I like to see rollers turned on their ends for linework and brush bristle being brushes for spatter.

Cristian Sonda – Viareggio 2010 – Slam! Arte Urbana in laboratorio

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G20, here and now

Hey there ladies and gents,
As you may be aware the G20 is this weekend here in my hometown of Toronto. I decided to post some pics I took earlier in the week to give you a peak [ more on … the G20 in Toronto ]
Downtown Toronto, June 23 2010

New Sketchbook

I realized last month that I was feeling very stressed about alot of things, and that excessive drinking wasn’t helping. (joking, that always helps!)
But in all seriousness, I came to the realization I no longer sketch [ more on … my sketches and a 50s Beauty-Style photoshoot ]

sketches and a Beauty shoot

of modern-antiques

Philip Crangi is quite an interesting character, let along a master jewelry designer! His pieces are very unique… part baroque, part punk and grunge, part apothecary, part scrap metal. So of course he has my attention! [ more on … Philip Crangi | Lucian Matis fall 2010 collection | Morbid Anatomy Library ]

Philip Crangi | Lucian Matis Fall 2010 | Morbid Anatomy Library

Banksy!

I heard Banksy is (was) in Toronto and have been keeping my ear to the ground to see how he leaves his mark.

BANKSY in Toronto | Queen West Mural | urban decay

After much sweaty searching and a tip-off that he had hit somewhere near the St. Laurence Market/Esplanade area, I came across this small two-tone stencil. The owner of the place has since [ read on… BANKSY in Toronto | Queen West Mural | urban decay ]

sketchbook2

Self-Inspection

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