seven deadly sins of goth and punk Art classic alternative Goth punk 

Seven Deadly Sins of Punk & Goth

  I’ve always had a fascination with the Seven Deadly Sins… Recently, I decided to do a layered collage series featuring Punk and Goth musical icons as the cardinal seven deadly sins. I glued the images to recycle cardboard then cut out with an X-Acto knife for a more 3D style of layering. Once I researched and found the colors associated with each sin, I mounted each finished piece to the corresponding colored glitter paper, which was also mounted to recycled cardboard.   I carefully considered my choices for each cardinal…

Read More
my big fat gay punk rock prom 1990 classic alternative gothic industrial Mixtape new wave punk relationships 

My Big (Fat Gay) Punk Rock Prom

  Let me take you on a trip back to a much simpler time, when we didn’t have to worry about adult responsibilities and the complexities that come with them. So please, if you will, enter into my pseudo-TARDIS for a fun trip back in time to…   May 1990   After a long, cold winter, it was finally springtime in Northeast Ohio; the trees and flowers were bursting forth in all of their glory and the air was warm once again. I just turned eighteen and looked forward to…

Read More
old school punks pogo dancing classic alternative Goth life music punk 

11 Things Only Old School Punks Will Understand

  I’ve noticed that the fashion gods have decided that the 1980’s are returning once again – and Punk is no longer looked at as subversive, but stylish.   Hell, we knew this back in the late ’70s and well into the ’80s! We were the leading fashion moguls with our awesome DIY Punk ethos, and crazy hairstyles and colors. Punk is now so trendy that you can hear the Ramones being played in Starbucks and see the shirts being worn by young and old alike. It’s hip. It’s trendy. It’s…

Read More
%d bloggers like this: