Laura Levine

Laura Levine

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February 14 Since this seems to be Dog Day, here's a repost of a mini-series I did of a series of mini-dogs for a Blab! show...

PES Xmas Animation!

December 24 I first met PES and Sarah when I was a judge at the Florida Film Festival back in 2001 (2002?). They had a wonderful...

Time Out NY photo issue

September 2 A few weeks ago Time Out NY sent me a disposable camera and invited me to participate in their photo issue, NYC in...

Weegee Speaks!

June 22 Last year I purchased an estate collection of over 15,000 vinyl records to sell in my vintage shop in the Catskills,...

Reminder that we need to work on our chops

January 29

Sing Me Back Home book cover

December 9 The terrific book designer Beth Middleworth (Bats4Bones Design) thankfully remembered my portrait of Johnny Cash when...

LP Cover Lover

October 19 Speaking of online collections of great record album cover art, this one is the grandaddy of them all!    

Gallery of 60s & 70s Asian Pop Record Covers

October 19 A fellow named David Greenfield posted an amazing gallery of fantastic 60s and 70s Asian pop record album covers...

Private Commissions and the Stories behind Them

July 30 One of the more enjoyable sidelines of this biz is doing private commissions. There's always a bit of self-imposed...

Monday is Ralph Stanley Day

May 19 A different take on the same fella.

Mingering Mike the Soul Supa-star

February 9 I just now came across this story - I'll let the official Mingering Mike website explain. (Don't miss the track...

Walking the Floor Over You

November 26 Last week I received a lovely email from David Fair (from the band Half Japanese). He introduced himself and told me he...

Doris Lessing Learns She Wins the Nobel Prize

October 14 Priceless! Watch it here.

scanner art

September 18 After Adam's cat art I no longer feel guilty about posting this, which I happened to have scanned over the weekend.

Reese's Peanut Butter Cup

September 18 For Tim and his squirrel.

Black Trumpets!

August 2 This is turning out to be a good summer for mushrooms. One of my favorites is the Black Trumpet (a/k/a Horn of Plenty...

Levon Helm Kid's Ramble T-shirt

July 31 My good friend Elizabeth Mitchell (who has a wonderful kid's record out on Smithsonian Folkways with her husband Daniel...

Message for Goldin

July 29 Call me. I have some $$ for you.

Critter on the porch

July 26 Does this really need an explanation?

Stalking the Wild Chanterelle

July 10 Every summer right about this time I return to a secret spot in upstate New York to pick chanterelles. Because...

Penmanship Practice

June 29 Here are some old penmanship practice notebooks and pages from the archives. The sayings that students were required to...

A Secret About Golden Paints

June 6 Flies love it! This little fellow alit on the palette and sat there drinking the stuff up like it was nectar. He...

Society of Illustrators Editorial/Book soiree this Friday

February 20 Don't forget, kids! The Society of Illustrators Editorial & Book awards/opening/soiree is this Friday, Feb. 23rd,...

Look what arrived in the mail today!

February 15 I am one lucky duck. Randy Enos' amazing Diego and Frida print arrived in the mail today. It's amazing on so many...