That was the start of something I've enjoyed a lot. And a lot of those signs have found their way into my blog posts.
Below are some of my signs - "Scarry signs" -- linked to some of the blog posts that relate to them!
got police state?
|Don't like (encampment)?|
How about (revolution)?
Chicago: All Signs Point to Revolution
|Welcome to Chicago! You're Under Arrest|
|Obama Nobel Peace Prize - REVOKED!|
|Solidarity January 25 Tahrir Square|
Can Chicago Walk Like an Egyptian?
|Raytheon . . . General Dynamics . . . Boeing|
USA: Proud Sponsor of T E R R O R in Gaza!
|protest art from West Bank wall|
Completed "Wall" sign boards
for Good Friday event (April 18th, 2014)
on the Working Group on the Middle East (MCS, ELCA) site
|I was hungry and you fed me|
Occupy Food Justice!
hambre y me disteis de comer
(See The Wrong 3,000,000 Covers: Quel dommage! )
From the paper, and the typefaces, and the inks, the love of the beauty and antique quality extends inward to the subject matter -- not surprisingly, hand-printing is often used for special editions of poetry -- and outward to the covers and bindings made of marbled paper and leather and other materials.
(See "Antique," "Literary," "Natural," and Other Subversive Terms in America )