Trump on Acid

I chalk arted under black lights for the Party Punx event Trump on Acid at The Airliner Nightclub in Los Angeles on Friday, August 11, 2017.

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My drawing brainstorms turned into 3 main ideas: a mouth swallowing the crowd whole, an ironic thumbs up, and some creepy eyes.
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The chalked versions:

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It looks like the eyes are doing a can-can dance.

trump mouths double lornaphone

The event was amazing.  It was especially tricky, however, because I needed to balance my table with zines, the live chalking, hanging out with good friends, meeting new people, and catching the music inside, on the two stages.  Not a horrible situation to be in, but I could a used a few more hours to take it all in.

I did a practice run of my zine set-up the day before the event.  My friend Vanessa helped me set it up during the actual event.  I didn’t have room for the stand, but the zines worked fine on the table.

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I set up a different table with merch for the album Affection which I collaborated with Operator Error to create.

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lorna display trump acid

People seemed to like the I Dated a Sociopath and all I Got was These Poems zine.

lorna zine love trump acid

Some videos LAWordSalon and I caught of the performances:

#operatorerror #lawsout #trumponacid #partypunx @partypunx @_operatorerror

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The Creature From the sleepy lagoon #lawsout #trumponacid

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#jimpriest #trumponacid #partypunx

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@westernerband getting it #lawsout #trumponacid

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I share new art/discussions about the process of works in progress, and I post segments with Comic Lorna in my audiobio comic series called, Affect.

Check out my previous exhibitions here! (It has been a busy 2017!)

Current Collaborations:

LAWordSalon -Creative community in Los Angeles, Long Beach, and on tour around you.  Green, esteemed, established, curious. @LAWordSalon Instagram and Facebook documents live music and art around town

Affection Kickstarter – Collaboration with Operator Error on a pop album with music and art to span the generation gap.

Otis Books -I’m an editor on the MFA Writing staff.  We’re currently accepting submissions through  November.

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