Douglas Wood
Douglas Wood

Writer/Director/Film Executive originally from Chicago now living in Topanga Canyon.

Submissions


RIP, THOMA$ KINKADE

As an AWMoK akitschianado, I felt it was my civic duty to report the death today of Thoma$ Kinkade, arguably one of the most successful arti...

3D Potpourri

Below are some items I got at the recent estate sale of Daniel Symmes who was an early innovator and historian of the 3D process.  Given wh...

Cool 50’s Ashtray

I love the minimal but bold statement this vintage coral and black ashtray makes.   And the crackle glaze. Almost makes me want to take up ...

TV Lamp, Florida-style

This is a TV lamp from the fifties, which I recently found at a garage sale.  The starfish is a real one; so are the shells.  The base is ...

BOD man!

These three body sprays, made in Mexico, (screw those wimpy French colognes– if you want real “machismo,” head to Tijuana)...

Bottoms Up!

The following illustrations are from an old textbook I found at a recent estate sale.  Warning:  If scatological images upset you, STEP AW...

Color Me Wasted

This is a Crayola crayons ice bucket.  Yeah, I don’t get it either.  Not sure what the connection is between coloring and drinking, ...

What an asshole!

Yes, that would be the image of Jesus Christ you see on this dog’s hind quarters.  Not that I’m making a statement about  orga...