For those that missed.
Queens of the Stone Age
For Sale: Thursday May 30th
For Sale this Thursday is my poster for the triumphant return of QOTSA. They are being summoned out of the desert. Their new (sixth!) album is called Like Clockwork. So I dreamt about a stone age clock.. a sundial... starting with that sundial concept, it morphed into worshiping a stone age Queen. Since the band is called the plural QueenS, I made it 2 queens. A little shaman dude turns his bull skull into the double deities above him... in the desert landscape that the band is so familiar with.
6 color silkscreen, 19" x 29.5"
Artist edition of 100 on pearl paper.
Signed, numbered, embossed, and doodled
$75 + shipping
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Getting my new queens poster framed and am considering this one. thoughts? It's just a stock photo I threw in, dimensions will be correct once it arrives.
Close up of frame. It is gold with red detailing:
edit: couple more color variations:
Or are these frames too busy? Maybe straight up black be better?
Last edited by JustSteve; 05-29-2013 at 07:54 PM.
the gold with red detailing is fantastic for that poster! the middle one looks good too. does that also have red detailing? I'm leaning towards the middle one.
I like the first one, but they're all great with that poster.
Middle one is just gold and black. I am stuck between the first 2, ahh!
I think the middle one draws attention in towards the poster more.
First one makes the poster seem brighter, second one darker... I think the 2nd one fits better considering the imagery.
Coachella 07 (the introduction), 08 (the bands), 09 (the documentary), 10 (the people i came with), 11 (the relationship test... we passed), 12 (whatever the weather, Dirty Epic forever), 13 (the year of the troll)
- PEARL JAM WHY YOU HATE COACHELLA? -
The space you're putting it in should be a factor too.
I personally would probably never frame a print like that, I'd only go with plain black or some other dark matte color, but I think the either f the first 2 would work well.
5/15-17/15 - Psycho CA @ Observatory // 5/22/15 - Laura Jane Grace @ Hollywood Forever Cemetary // 5/27/15 - Neutral Milk Hotel @ Warner Grand Theater
6/3/15 - Sufjan Stevens @ Dorothy Chandler // 7/15/15 - Shellac @ Regent // 7/31/15 - Melt Banana w/Torche @ Roxy
#2 if you go with those. You should ask them to send you samples before you pay for it though or see if you can find them in a local frame shop. I'm wary of anything that may have a shine to it. Sometimes it works, a lot of the time it looks way tacky to me. But really, depends on the space.
I got this frame at aaron bros, upgraded the backing to acid free and all that good stuff. $22 total for 20x30 frame essentially, very pleased with that sale they had going on over the holiday weekend.
Playing around with matting out the white border entirely. Makes the print feel a lot more sinister, and it almost looks like there is a 2nd under-matte with that small gold border he has around the image. Sharp looking.
But then you get into the signature area and the white border being a different length at the bottom. I like having it like this somewhat. Anyways, something to be done later on perhaps.
I do really wish they could just make posters a standard size sometimes. Why the fuck is this thing 19 1/2 x 29? Add a damn inch an a half to the overall dimensions so custom framing isn't as necessary.
I was thinking the same thing about covering the white border completely.
Is there any matting in that Aaron bros. frame?
No, I just put it in a 20x30 frame. Because of the frames rabet you can hardly tell its too small for that. Used black foamcore for the backing, so even with the small amount of space on the sides you don't notice it unless you're up close.
I've been picking up each piece of Dave Perillo's Star Wars Trilogy through Acme Archives, every other month now IIRC. Really pleased to have completed it today. They look great in person. Each is 12x36" edition of 250.
Mondo is currently running their now annual open edition sale of Martin Ansin's Man of Steel print. It's $50, 24x36", and a 6 color screen print. You can order it now until 10pm pdt/midnight cdt tonight! www.mondotees.com
Last edited by cutterbutter; 06-16-2013 at 03:27 PM.
Maybe some people in here will like to order Olly Moss' video game mini prints. You can buy them from now until Friday June 21st at midnight.
A random single for $15
A random set of 3 for $40 (no repeats).
You can see the designs/characters here and your chances of getting each one. I love a lot of them.
April 25 - Inter Arma
April 27 - The Body & Full of Hell
May 1 - Sleep
May 8-10 - Austin Psych Fest
May 15-17 - Psycho California
June 6 - The Rolling Stones
June 10 - Melvins
June 20 - Blur
June 24-28 - Glastonbury
July 18 - Death Grips?
July 19 - Smashing Pumpkins/Marilyn Manson
July 26 - Faith No More
I couldn't find my camera, so my phone will have to do:
Can't really see any detail... but it's show specific, signed, numbered, etc.
Designing these would be my dream job.... le sigh.
4/10-4/12 - Coachella
4/15 - Ratatat
5/20 - Noel Gallagher
5/21-5/24 - Lightning in a Bottle
got a few of these character GoT prints in 8x10minis...I've gotten mixed opinions but I like them, so thats what matters.
Jason Munn has put his Postal Service tour posters up for sale. Liking the design on these.
Haim - Troubadour, April 2
Jenny Lewis - Echoplex, April 9
Coachella - Empire Polo Field, April 17-19
Sleater-Kinney - Hollywood Palladium, May 1
Will Butler - Troubadour, May 27
That Jason Munn poster is horrible.
Swans @ Terminal West 03/28/15
Drive like Jehu @ The Glass House 04/08/15
Electric Wizard @ Slims 04/17/15
Acid Mother Temple @ BOTM 04/18/15
Faith No More @ the Warfield 04/20/15
John Zorn @ UCLA 05/02/15
Will Bulter @ Slims 05/26/15
Neutral Milk Hotel @ Pappy & Harriets 05/30/15
Mariah Carey @ Caesars palace 06/11/14
Recent Spusta poster that I am loving: