i’m jealous of dolan geiman

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A little bird told me about Dolan Geiman… ok, it was the Twitter bird. Dolan started following me, and moments later I was on his site, filled with jealousy, and following him. His work is an amazing combination of found objects, salvaged surfaces, drawing, painting, and screen printing. He lives in Chicago with his operations manager, marketing director, bookkeeper, web editor, wife, and occasional bait carrier/fishing assistant. Quite the entourage… actually, that’s all just one person, his life & business partner Ali Marie Geiman. He does the art and she runs their sustainable, eco-friendly business behind the scenes. Apparently it was a three month hiatus in a small town on the Chesapeake Bay that helped them clear their heads, gain perspective, and put this life plan together…  can somebody give me the quickest route to Chesapeake Bay, because my bags are packed!






comments (8)

  1. Dolan Geiman /// 01.13.2010 /// 11:56am

    Thanks so much for the blog love. It’s a real treat to be featured here.

  2. heather /// 01.13.2010 /// 12:45pm

    and now i’m following you both! lol

  3. The Jealous Curator /// 01.13.2010 /// 3:18pm

    No problem Dolan… I always love a good rush of jealousy, so thank you!
    And you too Heather ; )

  4. Candice /// 01.13.2010 /// 6:12pm

    Jealous ~ I so also LOVE LOVE LOVE his work – and wow – I’m in! When do we leave. I’m not packing a thing – we’ll buy what we need when we get there. By the way – your blog is A W E S O M E! I visit you daily to get my art ‘fix’ and some great ‘thoughts’…. thanks for feeding us!

  5. Words and Eggs /// 01.13.2010 /// 7:25pm

    Holy crap, I want that birdy.
    Awesome!
    :)

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  7. Jen /// 01.14.2010 /// 3:02pm

    Ha! I’m following you on Twitter too, I just love this blog, makes me smile. :)

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