Driving across the United States mid-west region (Iowa and Nebraska, July 2015) I snapped photos with Lomo La Sardina (Sardine Can) camera loaded with expired 35mm film, directly out the moving vehicle window each :15 minutes for a full roll. The results are here, unedited, glitches and all – order is unintentionally scrambled but that’s not really the point.
Continue reading Midwest USA roadtrip time-lapse (2015) – Lomo photos, colour
Assembled: stapler, pencils, clipboard, envelopes, pouches, etc. – all critical-ish tools for a crafty-ish poet.
Items: stationery, stapler (small, greenish) and staples (appropriately sized)
Items: stationery, pencils (various colours) and eraser (2, black)
Items: stationery, pencil case (brown with cat eating fish / zipper)
Continue reading Items, assembled: Stationery + household (stapler, clipboard, pencils/case, etc.)
Citadel: Recruit fitted for uniform (black on black)
Citadel: Papers signed, life surrendered to whims of a government
Continue reading Citadel Hill (Halifax): Military Uniforms / various eras and purposes
Hats: white w/ stripes, Fila headband (a la Richie Tennenbaum) – acquired via American Laundromat Records
Hats: green, flatcap (pageboy) – handmade by Mavili, a hatmaker originally from Georgia (country, not state) and acquired at Lonsdale Quay, North Vancouver, Canada
Continue reading Collection: Hats (variety, domestic and international), vol. 2
Hats: Turkey, Fez, red – acquired Istanbul market
Hats: purple and gold, pillbox-esque – acquired Thamel, Kathmandu
Continue reading Collection: Hats (variety, international), vol. 1
Assembled: notebooks, typewriter ribbon, paperclips, ink stamps, etc. – all critical-ish tools for a crafty-ish poet.
Items: stationery, typewriter ribbon (Swallow, made in England, red tin)
Items: stationery, paper clips (“Atom”, brown box, trigonal contents – with rubber band)
Items: stationery, notebook (orange with clasp)
Continue reading Items, assembled: Stationery (notebooks, typewriter ribbon, stamps, clips etc)
Notebook, Beedies, Lighter, Orange, Banyan leaf: India, Items Assembled
Watercolour set: India, Items Assembled
Continue reading Items, assembled: Kerala (stationery, ephemera, oddments etc.)
Hitch-hiking signs from travels in Japan, 1993, created by copying street signs and maps, and drawn with crayon and marker in a school notebook or various papers (from 100 yen store).
Hitch-hiking signs, Japan: Kochi (ken/prefecture) with “O Kudsai” (humbly please)
Hitch-hiking signs, Japan: Kansai, with “Onegaishimasu” (humbly please)
Continue reading Collection: Hitchhiking signs (variety, Japan)
Surviving artifacts from hitch-hiking around Germany and Netherlands, 1992, assembled and documented (there were many more). Annotations seem unnecessary but added nevertheless.
Hitch-hiking to Holland (note: adding “bitte” German for please, adds a nice touch, as does the peace sign – obviously a school notebook with crayon
Heading to Landau, Germany (en route to Rhodt unter Reitburg) – again school notebook with crayon and peace sign
Continue reading Collection: Hitch-hiking signs (variety, Europe)