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John Carvajal
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Just a dude that likes splashing watercolor around and telling stories.

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Favourite Visual Artist
Andre Fraquin, Moebius, Gipi, Taiyou Matsumoto, Manu Larcenet
Favourite Movies
Alien trilogy
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
The seatbelts
Favourite Games
Katamari Damacy
Tools of the Trade
Watercolor, and ink
"This will never go out of style!"

Lonely Pogs

Lonely Pogs

Growing up I didn’t follow many trends, but I remember that at one point kids in my school had pogs. I wanted to play with them so I asked my parents for some one day. I don’t remember if they were expensive or not, but I eventually got some. I was so excited to get them, but quickly learned that being part of the pack isn’t everything. I finally showed some of my favorite pogs to kids at school and felt like I was part of the group. But I slowly realized that all these kids were playing outside of school because we couldn’t play with them in school. That’s when I learned that pogs isn’t just a toy, but a shared activity. As time went by I collected more and made my own pogs, but no one really cared. I just continued to play by myself at home. I never had friends to share this with and it was obvious that I was missing out on something. I eventually gave up on pogs, but that desire to fit in never left until I was older and realized that following trends isn’t always the best way to

What belongs in a time-capsule?

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  • smartphones
  • Blue ray movies
  • Photoalbums

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Carvajal 2018 Sketchbook-16