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3Doodler

The Bee’s Knees: 3Doodler

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re looking at a doodler’s dream come true. [...]

February 22, 2013 Features
Bee's Knees light graffiti

The Bee’s Knees: Street Art

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re looking at one of the most discouraged [...]

February 15, 2013 Features
Code

The Bee’s Knees: Coded Poems

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re looking at coded poetry—writing that is readable [...]

February 8, 2013 Features
Smiley

The Bee’s Knees: Pictograms

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re looking at the ancient tradition of pictographic [...]

February 1, 2013 Features
Song Slides

The Bee’s Knees: Illustrated Songs

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re taking a look at music, songs in [...]

January 25, 2013 Reviews
Knife

The Bee’s Knees: Pictures as Letters

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. While I’ve already looked at several different ways that words [...]

January 18, 2013 Features
Side by side

The Bee’s Knees: Bookbinding

First there were stone slabs and animal hides. Then there were scrolls of papyrus. Then there was parchment, and finally the bound book. And a few less traditional alternatives, which I shall discuss here. Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s [...]

January 11, 2013 Features
Word Ornaments1

The Bee’s Knees: Ornaments

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re getting into the holiday spirit with decorating [...]

December 21, 2012 Features
oldest Christmas Card

The Bee’s Knees: Greeting Cards

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re going to examine something that many of [...]

December 14, 2012 Features
Fontify1

The Bee’s Knees: Fontify

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re going small scale, down to the letter—down [...]

December 7, 2012 Features
E-book

The Bee’s Knees: E-Book Art

Calling all artists and writers and creative persons out there! I may have stumbled upon a creative gold mine this week. For those of you not as familiar with the Bee’s Knees, it is a weekly special here at Comic [...]

November 30, 2012 Features
Tokyo's Tokyo

Bee’s Knees: Bookstores

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly column showcasing some of the many creative ways words and pictures can be combined! Bookstores have been a part of modern culture for a long time, but the arrival of e-books [...]

November 16, 2012 Features
Spineless Classics

Bee’s Knees: Spineless Classics

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly column showcasing some of the many creative ways words and pictures can be combined! This week’s feature is an amazing project called Spineless Classics. Spineless? What does it mean? Imagine you [...]

November 9, 2012 Features
Comics Spine Poem

Bee’s Knees: Spine Poems

Spine Poems ~ Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly column focusing on some of the many creative ways words and pictures can be combined! I would like to begin this week by sharing a poem: As the [...]

November 2, 2012 Features
Petronzi Bookshelf

Bee’s Knees: Bookshelves

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly column focusing on some of the many creative ways words and pictures can be combined! Whether it’s a world-class stash of Avengers issues or a collection of Jane Austen’s classics, most [...]

October 19, 2012 Features