Ever experience something that is unreplicatable in everyday life? Something that is incomprehensible to mere mortals?
That, my friend, is probably because you go to art school. You've come to the right place. Pull up one of those proverbial, awful, three-legged stools and read away. Also, submit. Submissions are good too.
“You sit in the back of the class because you’re ashamed of your hand-me-downs. You can’t afford glasses so you can’t see the board. You don’t have enough money for your own art supplies, and your school doesn’t supply them because all that money goes to the jocks, so you…
Ingredients: 3/4 oz Whiskey (earth) 3/4 oz Tequila (fire) 3/4 oz Vodka (wind) 3/4 oz Seltzer (water) 3/4 oz Fruit Punch (heart)
Directions: Add all ingredients into mixing glass with ice. As you pour each ingredient in be sure to shout, EARTH FIRE WIND WATER HEART! By there powers combine! CAPTAIN PLANET! Shake and pour into a tall glass with ice.
Drink created by Aggressive Comix, as part of their Secret of the Booze video series. Photography by Holly Jo Photo.
The perfect way to get drunk, in the name of childhood nostalgia.
So I did this pair of quotes as practice sheets a month or so back, and it remains the most popular thing I’ve penned by a country mile. While I’m glad people enjoyed it, a couple comments I saw people make galvanized me to doing a “proper” set of them.
Namely, there were a couple comments about the quotes being opposites. Emphatically, NO. I love these quotes so much because they’re sides of the same coin - much in the same way Amanda and Neil are. Then, I realized I had my presentation wrong on these. I’d dropped in Neil’s quote first, then Amanda’s.
No, stop pretending art is hard first. Dive in. Create. Do. Then,worry about if its good or not. And, really, “good” to me means having thrown your all into it.
Okay, enough rambling. Share and Enjoy, your friends at the Sirius Cybernetics Corporation.