Archives for "October, 2012"

Oct 26, 2012

THE BUFFY BOX


I was asked last week by award-winning author Jimmy Traub if I would create a matchbox art piece in honor of his wife, Elizabeth (Buffy) Easton, in time for last night’s benefit dinner at the New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting & Sculpture. Director of the Center for Curatorial Leadership, Buffy was honored last night for her commitment to the school and her advancement of curatorial training and practices. Jimmy surprised her with this piece the night before the event! I chose a vintage 6 drawer matchbox holder as MORE

Oct 26, 2012

8 DAYS LEFT FOR CUSTOM HOLIDAY GIFTS!


Only 8 days left to the close of my KickStarter campaign for Matchbox Me! It’s going terrifically well, and I thank you all for your pledges and for sharing the word. As I will never be able to offer my work so affordably again, this week would be the perfect time to request a custom piece or two from me for the Holidays! Simply click for the link to my page. MORE

Oct 18, 2012

GO GET DINNER


This Matchbox entitled “Go Get Dinner” features a photo of my Grandfather… My Father confirms that he didn’t catch a fish that day, at least not that way. We of the Mills tribe have fun steering clear of the notion of impossibility. Let me make a box with personal significance for you. Please click for the link to my Kickstarter page – only 15 days left to get a box from me! MORE

Oct 18, 2012

TRASH CAN PAINT


Cement is the canvas that glorifies mishap. Outside a bodega on E. 38th Street.

Oct 18, 2012

LET ME MAKE YOU A BOX


A view of my studio worktable. Let me make a box with personal significance for you, using some of these parts! Click for the link to learn more. Only 15 days left. Thanks for your support! MORE

Oct 12, 2012

OH, SEAN


The Sean Connery Matchbox. One of my one-of-a-kind $20 theme-based boxes given backers of my current KickStarter campaign. The dollhouse miniature bra in the box has been in my personal collection for some time. The nude on the pogo stick was originally cut from a Playboy Magazine from the ’70s, then scanned and repurposed. To check out the campaign, simply click MORE for the link! MORE

Oct 12, 2012

CAMPAIGN OFF TO A GREAT START!


After just one week, I’m almost halfway to my funding goal on KickStarter for my new box art venture: Matchbox Me! Thanks to all of you who have made pledges and shared the word thus far! Most contributors, in fact, have been Facebook friends of friends, so if you would kindly consider sharing my project link via email or any of your networks if you deem it a worthy cause, that would be a most valuable contribution in itself! Thanks for your time and consideration. Simply click MORE for the link to my KickStarter Page. MORE

Oct 5, 2012

MATCHBOX ME: PERSONALIZED BOX ART ON DEMAND


I just launched a Kickstarter Campaign in support of my new Box Art business! Be among the first to get a box based on you. Thank you for having a look and for sharing the word! Click for the link to my Kickstarter page and video. MORE