Did you bike?

You’re probably tired of the question because of course you did.

“Yes I Biked” canvas bag in Goldenrod, now available in the store!

When the bike question is not asked you know people assume you drove- especially the vocal few who fight bike lanes to preserve car parking for customers.  So when you shop, put your groceries in this bag, new in the Bikeyface store:

“Yes I Biked” canvas bag in the Poppy color

Show them all the places you biked.

“Yes I Biked” artwork detail

The artwork is printed on to a BAGGU Duck Bag made with 100% 16 oz. recycled cotton canvas with durable taped seams and matte silver hardware. The bag is very, strong, high quality and great for carrying things or folded up out of sight. I selected this bag because I’ve been using one for shopping for several years now.

One of it’s great practical features are the short handles that make it easy to carry by hand:

“Yes I Biked” canvas bag in poppy color, now available in the Bikeyface store!

It also has an adjustable shoulder strap that can makes it easy to carry or wear as cross-body bag if your basket or panniers are already full.

Adjustable shoulder strap

Adjustable shoulder strap and handle detail

Inside you will find a pocket for your keys and phone. Also, both the bag & pocket snap shut.

interior pocket detail

interior pocket detail

So head on over to the store to check it out. Buy soon! There is limited stock on this.

Open Studio, May 3 & 4th

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May 3rd & 4th, I’ll be participating in Somerville Open Studios this weekend along with 400 other artist in the city- a large enough event to warrant a continuously operating trolley to carry you around. (Or you could just bike.) I’ll have posters, framed prints, t-shirts. Stop by and say hello!

May 3rd & 4th, 12-6pm
6 Vernon St, Studio 54 (top floor)
Somerville, MA 02145
 
 

March 30th: TEDxSomerville

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I will be giving a TEDx talk at TEDxSomerville On March 30th.

TEDxSomerville is a day-long event celebrating the exciting ideas, art, initiatives, inventions, community, and other Movements that relate to and spring from Somerville. This year, the theme is “Movement.” Speakers, artists and musicians from around the community will share their passions, talents and ideas with a diverse group of attendees.

TEDxSomerville is taking place at Brooklyn Boulders at 12A Tyler Street, in Somerville (of course). Tickets are now on sale.

New: Fine Art Color Prints

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New in the Bikeyface store are several color 8×10″ fine art prints. All are archival and printed on 100% cotton rag paper with a matte finish. Both the paper and the color quality has a lovely watercolor feel.

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The images have been taken from past posts and been updated and colorized. I hope to add more images periodically.

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Bikeyface Open Studio, Dec. 7 & 8th

For those in the Boston area- this weekend I am having an open studio. Come say hello, buy a poster, eat the snacks I put out:

Open Studios, Vernon Street Studios
December 7th & 8th, 12-6pm
6 Vernon Street, Studio 54, Somerville MA, 02145

 

Just follow the sharrows to find my studio space. There are 70 other artists in the building showing as well- it’s a great way to see art, buy holiday gifts, and support local artists.

 

New- Bikeyface Store!

It’s always been easy to have a bikeyface on your bike. But now you can have a Bikeyface indoors. Introducing new Bikeyface posters, available in the new Bikeyface store:

Bikeyface 11×17 Happiness poster

Happiness

This poster was inspired by reading about the World Happiness Report. The happiest nations are also the most bikey. Is that really that surprising?

Bikeyface 18×24 Be Yourself poster

Just be yourself. On Wheels.

Because sometimes it seems many people think these two cyclists are on the road. I don’t know about you, but I see many other bicyclists out there these days. I created this poster to open everyone’s mind and invite more people to grab a bike, no spandex/skinny jeans required. 

Bikeyface Open Studio

For those in the Boston area- I’ll be having an open studio event in December where you can buy in person:

Open Studios, Vernon Street Studios
December 7th & 8th, 12-6pm
6 Vernon Street, Studio 54, Somerville MA, 02145

While there, you’ll have a chance to view my non-Bikeyface art as well as visit many other artists’ studios.

As always, thanks for reading & supporting Bikeyface! 

Bikes & Art: Somerville Arts Council March Salon Event

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I’m pleased to announced that I will be speaking at the Somerville Arts Council’s March 2013 Salon event: The Intersection of Bikes and Art

Wednesday, March 27 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave., Somerville, MA

What do you get when bicycles and art cross paths? Skunk, Against the Grind, and Bikeyface will lead us on a wheeling adventure that intersects comics, robots, road culture, documentary filmmaking, lasers, blogging, choppers and more. Visit the Somerville Art Council site for more information about this and other great events and programs.