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Woolly Hats

This is one of the loveliest commissions I’ve had – “Could you paint me a dog on a gold background please?”

I added the flowers because it was for a garden designer who has a beau… 45 more words


Buoyant Spirit - (self titled)

Houston’s now-extinct Balaclavas comes to mind on my first listening. Buoyant attempts to create the same icy environment without as much of Tyler Morris’ clanging guitars and punky freakouts. 162 more words

Album Review

[this just can't be] summer love

Isn’t summer just a better time to start over? Who wants to blaze Grand New Trails when you have to crawl underground under three layers gender obscuring wool knits and some kind of medieval balaclava. 72 more words


De Lightfoot dogs

 There are some new dogs prancing around in my colour portfolio today…


A French Accent at the Balaclava Open Mic in Melbourne

MELBOURNE – A balaclava may have negative undertones these days, what with the predilection of terrorists to wear these ski masks while taking part in cleansing operations, but Balaclava is also an area in Melbourne, Australia, and the Balaclava Hotel has been host for the last two and a half years to one of the best open mics I’ve ever visited in this Australian city. 366 more words

Open Mic

Sleep Envy - The Mt. Aso Demo

Houston’s Sleep Envy will be playing a show Saturday night at Fitzgerald’s with local metal group Omotai, local shoegaze/post-rock act Co-Pilot, and Austin noisecore act… 304 more words


Balaclavas and Baklava with BikeArlington

Last night I volunteered to help out with BikeArlington’s “Balaclavas and Baklava” winter accessories sewing event, and had a blast! Erin Potter, the Events & Outreach Coordinator, arrived in Arlington last spring with winters of Chicago biking under her belt, and took inspiration for this event from something she had participated in back in the Windy City. 376 more words