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FaceOff S4: The Candy Man Can

FaceOff S4: The Candy Man Can

junkyardarts February 6, 2013 Comments Off on FaceOff S4: The Candy Man Can

First, I’m sorry that I missed last week’s episode – I was working and frankly, I should have just up and quit my awesome job so that I can provide you dear readers with

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FaceOff S4: Comi-Con At Me, Bro

FaceOff S4: Comi-Con At Me, Bro

junkyardarts January 23, 2013 Comments Off on FaceOff S4: Comi-Con At Me, Bro

It’s another big challenge at FaceOff tonight, with the contestants having to create an original superhero. Coming up with a superpower that hasn’t already been done before in such a short amount of time

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Museum Month: Peabody Essex Museum HATS Exhibition

Museum Month: Peabody Essex Museum HATS Exhibition

junkyardarts November 21, 2012 Comments Off on Museum Month: Peabody Essex Museum HATS Exhibition

Last week I had the great pleasure of attending the Peabody Essex Museum’s Hats event, featuring the work of milliner Stephen Jones and friends. The event, filled with a runway show, Q&A, hats to

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Brick Mower’s “My Hateable Face” Leaves Band Blurred

Brick Mower’s “My Hateable Face” Leaves Band Blurred

brian November 1, 2012 Comments Off on Brick Mower’s “My Hateable Face” Leaves Band Blurred

I’m a huge fan of New Jersey-based punks Screaming Females ever since I saw them open for Against Me! in 2011. Hearing the group also introduced me to our friends over at Don Giovanni

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FaceOff S3: Finale Part 1 (Updated)

FaceOff S3: Finale Part 1 (Updated)

junkyardarts October 31, 2012 2

It’s HERE! And it’s HALLOWEEN! These contestants have been working their butts off for weeks, all leading up to this moment. Part One of the finale involves the contestants getting to team up with

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FaceOff S3: Murderous Monsters

FaceOff S3: Murderous Monsters

junkyardarts October 24, 2012 Comments Off on FaceOff S3: Murderous Monsters

This episode of FaceOff is off to a great start – AND A SHOCKING END!! The  artists come upon dead or dying bodies and need to come up with the monster that inflicted the

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FaceOff S3: A Very Junkyard Episode

FaceOff S3: A Very Junkyard Episode

junkyardarts October 17, 2012 Comments Off on FaceOff S3: A Very Junkyard Episode

Well, I’ll come clean and say I missed this episode. A cardinal sin this late in the season, but the Presidential debate was on and it was my civic duty to scream at the

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Book Review: The Cocktail Waitress

Book Review: The Cocktail Waitress

junkyardarts October 14, 2012 Comments Off on Book Review: The Cocktail Waitress

As a modern woman, I had strong reactions to much of James M. Cain’s final story, The Cocktail Waitress.  Author of such critically acclaimed novels-turned-films like Mildred Pierce, Double Indemnity & The Postman Always

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FaceOff S3: Seussing It UP

FaceOff S3: Seussing It UP

junkyardarts October 10, 2012 Comments Off on FaceOff S3: Seussing It UP

Welcome back to FaceOff! I apologize I missed last week’s episode – work, blah – but I’m here now and I’m psyched! We are doing characters inspired by Dr. Seuss’ Sleep Book. We start

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FaceOff S3: Alice In Zombieland

FaceOff S3: Alice In Zombieland

junkyardarts September 12, 2012 Comments Off on FaceOff S3: Alice In Zombieland

Zombies are always fun when FaceOff does them (except when they have to dance…that is kind of silly) and this episode takes it one step further: Alice in Wonderland gets infected with rage (ie.

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