“The laughs-per-dollar ratio is well in your favor, Dear Reader.”
– A.C., Amazon review
“My favorite comedic author in the world. Brilliant.”
– P.S., Amazon review
“…a laugh out loud love letter to the Valley.”
– Amazon review
“Tom is a gifted observationalist — a bit biting and sarcastic in his views of the world, perhaps, but he has a keen eye for overheard conversations.”
– Kevin Hodgson
Club Scout: The Rendezvous Welcomes Art Exhibit
The area is brimming with quiet, multi-talented types who create all sorts of stellar works across different platforms.
One of those folks is a Northampton guy by the name of Tom Pappalardo. Continue reading
Even if the comic in question weren’t worth reading (and it is), Tom Pappalardo’s Broken Lines is worth your examination because man! Look at the design of that page and those books. I couldn’t possibly tell you why, but the design visuals just hooked themselves into my brain and are making me say Preeeetty. Continue reading
How long have you been making posters?
Well, since 1992 or 93, probably. But, you know, I’ve only been taking it seriously for about, oh….three weeks or so.
Do bands or venues tell you what they’d like their poster to look like?
No, not really anything beyond “Don’t do color – we can’t afford it.”
How did you first get in to making posters? Continue reading