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Shaun P Downey: Fisheye, Fat, Beard, Tattoos, and Psoriasis Plaque

© Shaun P Downey 2011
Sadly, dear Shaun died in 2013.
His blog and portfolios are still accessable.
Blog: The Poor Mouth
Portfolio: Shaun P Downey Photos
Portfolio: Shaun P Downey Photography

SELF PORTRAIT

Research Updates

Well, I am happy to report that I have officially found my first still!! It most likely dates to the 1970’s, but it miraculously has a lot of the copper pipe still with it, so I’m hoping that I may be able to do something with it soon! 340 more words

2 years on.

In order to rise
From its own ashes
A phoenix
First
Must
Burn.
Octavia E. Butler, Parable of the Talents

It’s a cliché, but part of the reason why I got my phoenix tattoo is to remind myself that nothing can ever bring me down permanently. 473 more words

Tesselating Tattoos

Our next project was called Tessellating tattoos, in a very stereotypical manner you might expect lots of art students to have tattoos, and well we do,  though me excluded (not a hater just very needle phobic). 641 more words

Fashionable Quotes: Karl Lagerfeld on tattoos

“I think tattoos are horrible. It’s like living in a Pucci dress full-time. If you’re young and tight, maybe it’s okay, but…”
― Karl Lagerfeld

Fashion History

Under My Skin by James Dawson

Last year, my book club and I read the fantastic J-Horror inspired Say Her Name by James Dawson, and as a massive fan of horror as a genre, I was absolutely invested in it. 883 more words

Young Adult Fiction