Return of the Bump, Moleskine Feb-May 2011

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  • A day in the life of Mattias Adolfsson, man about town
    Mattias is awaken by the sun (that means about 11 AM in the winter and about 2 AM come summer)
  • Breakfast with the lion and the cubs is usually a jolly affair.
  • Mattias tries not to get lost amongst the trees while walking the dog
  • Mattias then strolls downtown to the library to get some inspiration for his daily art
  • Sigtuna library prouds itself for it's extensive collection of forgotten masters of the Flemish baroque 
  • Sigtuna is crammed with tracing shops, most of them are very skilled
  • While waiting for the trace to finish Mattias visits his favorite haberdasher. Artist hands are vulnerable and have to be protected.
  • Mattias then enjoys a laudanum sundae at one of Sigtunas opium dens.
  • Mattias examines his newly traced moleskine sketchbook, the result is well worth the price
  • Amiral Kaltjuk at the scan-shop is a war veteran. The war varies, today he states it was the Czech-Suisse war of 78.
  • Perambulating homewards Mattias spots Sigtunas other blogger, on occasions these meetings has come to blows, the situation is tense but nothing happens today
  • the Evening is spent at the Opera, Sigtuna Wagner Society's controversial: Ring of the Nibelungs on Wheels
  • The story of bad tempered Pete
    Target practice
  • Strolling into town
  • First encounter with hard liquor 
  • First gunfight 
  • Showing his poker face
  • Finding true love and losing his temper in the process