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Letterpress poster - The Art Lab

Letterpress poster – The Art Lab

FINALLY! I had some time to finish these posters. Even though the Kickstarter for this project fell short I am still pushing ahead with my goal of having a mobile printmaking studio. The vehicle is is cold storage up by the great lakes and I just need to finish making what is needed to purchase […]

Hot Rod Race - Limited Edition Letterpress Poster Set

Hot Rod Race – Limited Edition Letterpress Poster Set

It is finally finished! The Hot Rod Race. I threw together a bit of the Bonneville, some hot rods, and mixed it with some ink and linoleum on my Vandercook flatbed letterpress. The fun part of linocut reduction prints is that as you print, you also carve away the previous color on the block. Making […]

Skulls and flying pies!

Skulls and flying pies!

Here are a few things that I have been working on here at the studio. I am taking them to Greaserama in Kansas City this weekend. If you are in the area come by and check out some of my stuff. These two pieces have been sculpted, molded, cast, painted and pinstriped by yours truly. […]


Letterpress Hot rod posters - Part 2

Letterpress Hot rod posters – Part 2

Here is a follow even though it is a bit late. Here are the other three.

Letterpress Hot Rod Posters - part 1

Letterpress Hot Rod Posters – part 1

I worked way into the night last night. I have not done that in forever but I was on a roll. The posters were looking so good that I just could not stop! Take a look at the first three in my new series of letterpress printed hot rod posters. I will be taking these […]

Vandercook 32-28E proof press for sale!

Vandercook 32-28E proof press for sale!

If you are looking for the Mother of all letterpresses? This press is for you! find out more about it here. VANDERCOOK 32-28E


Shrunken Brothers - Artist series shrunken head shift knobs

Shrunken Brothers – Artist series shrunken head shift knobs

Fresh from the forests of South America and straight to the dark lab of Defiance Speed Shop come the artist series of shrunken head shift knobs. The cast stitches have been removed and replaced with hand stitched hemp cord. They come expertly preserved in a glass dome and look at home on a desk or […]

Zombie Hand Shift Knob - Press Release

Zombie Hand Shift Knob – Press Release

Hot out of the molds! These zombie hand shift knobs will thrill all the boys and ghouls! Custom sculpted in the deep recesses of the Defiance Speed Shop studio by resident artist Cody Langford in November of 2010, these 2 piece shift knobs finally came out of the molds and are the first of their […]

Flying Pie - first sculpt finished!

Flying Pie – first sculpt finished!

Named after a pie crust drag racing slick this little sculpt turned out quite nice.  It is mounted on a matching wall sconce. Here are a couple of shots of the first Flying Pie sculpt.


Resin casting. Work in progress shots.

Resin casting. Work in progress shots.

It has been a busy week! I won’t write much. I just wanted to show my progress on molding and resin casting. This is my temporary work area in the garage. I have a borrowed pressure pot, a found vacuum compressor, an air compressor, my trusty glue gun and a lot of foamcore. Here is […]

Hot Rod Hullabaloo movie poster for sale

Hot Rod Hullabaloo movie poster for sale

Hot Rod Hullabaloo 1966. This excellent example is number 66/381. Its rare to find one in a horizontal format in a condition this excellent. I would give it a 10. No rips tears or creases. E-mail me if this is something that you want to make yours. $250 + shipping