The Baconization of the world originated in one brainstorming session between two slap happy creative people. It started with door hangers. These door hangers were invites for folks to come to a happening block party. But how do you make a door hanger fun? Bacon of course. A huge strip of bacon. People feel strongly about bacon. It’s ushered many a vegetarian into the meat world. It has kept many a carnivore in the meat world.
So that was the groundwork. Over the course of the year, Andrew drew many a Bacon picture, mostly during early morning meetings. Karen, delighted by these masterpieces (except “Sad Strip”), hung them on the wall of her workspace. “Sad Strip” made it too.
The Bacon doorhanger never got made, but there is still time…
Karen Ingram is also based in Brooklyn. More about her here. While you’re there, request a postcard. They’re free, after all.