Doing What We Are Told

Today I was inspired by Alice Mrongovius’s little, beautiful, minimalist, gentle and sweet comic: “I have always hated being told what to do”

A graphic meditation on sign and signage.

 You can see it here:

Her zine has a particularly urban feel

Rural signage looks almost, at times, comically incongruous

As do power lines in a paddockThen nature appropriates the structures, takes advantage


I enjoy this the intersection ‘tween nature and industrialisation.

The various ways we create to communicate

Rules, warnings, information

It interests me

Intrigues even

Not that I pay the messages much mind

I, like Alice, don’t particularly enjoy being told what to do

Except when it comes to the  bush fire threat signs

You’d be mad to ignore that

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