Drawn & Quarterly

Made pilgrimage to D&Q this weekend in Montreal! It was so wonderful. So much public art and kind strangers. It was like a more reasonable version of my last home, in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood, eclectic and colorful and a lot less hot Austin, a more laid back but equally green and lush Cambridge, MA. I know it’s not a utopia; I know better, but still, I am all about moving there. ASAP

I first learned of D&Q through reading Julie Doucet and she got me thinking about my own artwork: illustration on paper can be a similar process and bear equal value as painting large scale landscape narratives. The women working at D&Q were fantastic and showed me lots of great things.

I ended up buying the following so I can read them and wont be rushed:

Reads & References