Urban Threads X Freehand Profit: Interview & Exclusive Design

I gotta thank Momma Moates for introducing me to UrbanThreads.com, a great place to find amazing designs for hand and machine embroidery.  They honored me with the Featured Artist position this month and we did a fun interview to accompany this exclusive gas masked cardinal design.  What color crayon would be? (If you read the…

Masks of the Past #5 – Shark G.A.S. Mask

Shark G.A.S. Mask Here’s a Guerrilla Art Squadron mask designed during MASK365 on November 23, 2010. In honor of Shark Week I decided to post a new Mask of the Past. Sharks have been around for more than 420 million years but this guy is the newest from Freehand Profit’s Guerrilla Art Squadron.   Before an…

Futurama series Guerrilla Art Squadron mask – Fry

I gotta tip my hat to the delivery boy with the balls to be his own grandpa.  Fry was so far ahead of his time that he had to be frozen so he could kick it with robots and pine after a cyclops hottie.  This is the last in the Futurama G.A.S. series for now,…

Video of Recent Shows – CURAIDORS & Skull Appreciation Day

Wondering where I’ve been?  Well besides starting a new job working for Candyman 187 & We Got The Juice, participating in the music video for Candyman 187’s new single “High Off The Fame” featuring Snoop Dogg and creating new work, I’ve been a part of a number of group art shows in both LA and…

A-Yo Dunny, get ya mask on…

Thursday, June 23rd… mark the day vinyl collectors.  Dril One is releasing his Gas Mask Dunny.  I gotta get me one of these for the collection.

A toast to my Dad on Father’s Day…

The Crown Royal Gas Mask inspired by my Dad’s great taste in liquor. I raise my glass of Crown to you today in admiration and thanks.  Your strength and wisdom guided me through life without controlling it’s destination, you engrained in me the need to put pride in everything I do, you taught me to…

365Unite – The Brown Paper Bunny Blog

As much of you know, MASK365 was inspired by Noah Scalin’s Skull-A-Day.  Noah released a book for all the other 365ers and aspiring 365ers as a field guide of sorts.  His blog, Make Something 365, features the growing number of daily creative bloggers and artists.  Because it is so important to me when my own…

Turanga Leela G.A.S. Mask – Mask 366

June 6, 2011 – Leela G.A.S. Mask Now that I’ve taken a bit of a break after the finish of MASK365 I got a chance to see friends and family, catch a few openings and events, and recharge my creative battery – I’m back with a new Guerrilla Art Squadron mask from the Futurama series….

The ones that didn’t make it…

Whaaat?  Did you expect to come here today and hear nothing but crickets?  I couldn’t stay away.  And I have something bound to make you laugh.  These masks were ones I created throughout the year that never got posted.  They just weren’t what I had invisioned when I started working on them.  Here’s a 365…

MASK365 – Adidas X Def Jam X Freehand Profit Gas Mask

“In Neo-Angeles, Hip-Hop has returned to it’s origins.  Graffiti runs rampant and fills the desperate void of a world without color.  DJs keep crowds moving with turntables powered by hacking in to the city’s street lights.  Only the strongest MCs survive, the air is too toxic to risk death for anything but the dopest rhymes. …

Street Fighter Blanka G.A.S. Mask – Mask 364

May 15, 2011 – Blanka G.A.S. Mask Turned feral from surviving a horrific plane crash, Jimmy Blanka is one of the legendary original 8 Street Fighters created by Capcom.  Blanka was always my favorite character, not always who I played best with though.  He’s also a favorite in his fictional place of birth, Brazil. Tomorrow…

Nike Air Force 1s Gas Mask – Mask 360

May 11, 2011 – Nike Air Force 1s Women’s Gas Mask “There are no more cracks in our city’s fog anymore.  The Smog paints our city colors we could never imagine.  Sunsets explode and dance in ways reminiscent of the Aurora Borealis, but that was just an urban legend.  There are no more wide open spaces, just 24…

Pin Up Girl with Gas Mask #5 – Mask 359

May 10, 2011 – Pin Up Girl with Gas Mask #5 Wouldn’t it be great if the post-apocalyptic world was also one of zombies?  No? Okay where else would a beautiful tattooed woman wearing a gas mask and wielding a clearly useful shovel exist?  Meet Jesse, the fifth in a series of pin-up inspired illustrations as…

Bentley G.A.S. Mask – Mask 358

May 9, 2011 – Bentley G.A.S. Mask The Bentley GT is one of the best looking luxury cars, it makes me wonder if the designers who create such vehicular masterpieces get frustrated that they don’t get direct recognition. Or is their appreciation shown in zeros on their paychecks?  There are tons of people who can…

Masked Men Threadless Submission – Mask 357

May 8, 2011 – Masked Men Threadless Submission For those who aren’t familiar with Threadless.com, it’s just about the most ingenious t-shirt company around.  Completely community based, designed by members of the community and chosen by the very same community, it’s no wonder they’ve had a ever-growing chunk of success. I’ve been a member since 2006 and…

Writer’s Mask no.12 – Mask 356

May 7, 2011 – Writer’s Mask no.12 The twelfth Writer’s Mask is the first of the final ten.  These masks have been a transformation of my blackbook work.  Graffiti has been a part of my life for more than a decade now and as an artist it’s a difficult mask to take off.  My fellow writers…

SpongeBob G.A.S. Mask – Mask 355

May 6, 2011 – SpongeBob G.A.S. Mask Who lives in a pineapple and is as fresh as can be?  Today’s mask is for the youngsters.  Had to put my spin on it of course.

Voltron G.A.S. Mask – Mask 352

May 3, 2011 – Voltron G.A.S. Mask Once upon a September in the in the cold space of 1984 there was a genius.  He decided that 5 robotic lions could combine into one giant sword-wielding humanoid robot and that would defend the universe… take that SpongeBob.

Ground Beef Gas Mask – Mask 351

May 2, 2011 – Ground Beef Gas Mask Okay, seriously?  Only 2 weeks left of MASK365 and I’m gearing up to use every last bit of my energy to bring some killer masks to you for a grand finale.  Today’s is no exception.  Very few other masks can claim they also made a big batch…