Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Wanted: Clowes Tattoo Art


As we wrap up the forthcoming volume, The Art of Daniel Clowes: Modern Cartoonist, the first monograph on the celebrated cartoonist and author of Ghost WorldDavid BoringIce HavenWilsonMister Wonderful, and The Death-Ray, we are asking readers to help us out...

We are scouring the globe for Clowes comics inspired ink for the book. Do you or a friend sport a tattoo with Clowes related art, perhaps of the alluring Enid or the elusive Mr. Jones?? If so, we want to hear from you!

We need:
Print quality photo/scan (300dpi)
Your name and mailing address: 
Send the above to 

Our favorites three tattoos will will be printed in the book and their owners will receive a complimentary copy!
[Please note: When you submit an image, you are granting us permission to print it in the book.]Please send by 8/28/11. (If you find this announcement after 8/28 and have a great image, contact us.) 

All tattoo submissions will be posted on our "Eightball Ink" Flickr gallery.

*We found these images online so if you know someone, or are any of the people pictured above please let us know!