Postcards from Paradise

Thursday, March 6, 2014
Postcards from Paradise

The postcard as we once knew it is totally obsolete. The idea of buying a printed picture and a stamp, and then mailing it someone back home has… continue reading »

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An Emotional Connection

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
An Emotional Connection

Most of us have some sort of personal feelings for our old car(s)- We care about our jalopies enough that they means something more to us than just… continue reading »

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A healthy perspective…

Monday, January 27, 2014
A healthy perspective…

My family and I just moved into a new home in early December and after a few weeks of living there (albeit in boxes), we hadn’t met a… continue reading »

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Hot Chicks and Cool Rides

Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Hot Chicks and Cool Rides

Sunday, April 3rd, 2005. That’s the date for the opening party for this fine gathering of automotive imagery at the now-defunct Mendenhall Sobieski Gallery in Pasadena. Looking back… continue reading »

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Hold My Keys Again

Thursday, January 9, 2014
Hold My Keys Again

Ryan hit a home run with his 2010 post on vintage keychains, waxing poetic about the look and feel being downright ‘dreamy’, and I couldn’t agree more. In… continue reading »

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Not-So-Old Hot Rod Shirts

Thursday, January 2, 2014
Not-So-Old Hot Rod Shirts

New Years is about a fresh start, right? Out with the old and in with the new. In the spirit of ‘de-accumulating’ I was digging through some forgotten… continue reading »

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The Art and Allure of N.O.S.

Tuesday, December 31, 2013
The Art and Allure of N.O.S.

No friends, I’m not referring to the ubiquitous blue bottle of go-fast known as ‘NOS’, we’re talking about *New Old Stock*, and vintage car parts in particular… 65… continue reading »

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Another Mad CARtoonist: Pete Millar

Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Another Mad CARtoonist: Pete Millar

After posting the CARtoons artwork of George Trosley I got a PM from a fellow HAMBr reminding me about another hot rod artist and co-creator of the magazine: Pete… continue reading »

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