Monday, July 30, 2012
Sometimes I overhear things and they stick with me. So I draw them up.
I overheard this older gentlemen ranting to a captive audience (a Market Basket grocery store employee, who was busy shelving).
I listened to as much as I could. I think it's about the BATMAN movie shooting. The "take him out back and have done with it" was damn chilling.
This isn't a cartoon; more like a slice of life kinda event. I hear this kind of raging hate, fueled with wrong statistics (Canada has more gun crime), routinely.
Micron Pigma and watercolor on 110 lb. recycled drawing paper.
And, below, the raw scan of my sketchbook page: