Yearly Archives: 2012

n+1 Silkscreen

Art by  me, silkscreened by Melissa Dowell, to benefit NYC literary mag n+1. Buy you’re copy here.  They’re selling out rather quickly all photos by Melissa Dowell

Black Friday sale

Instead of trampling your neighbors for a waffle iron, you can buy one of these  fancy art prints. Click on links below to purchase “Fuck You” limited edition serigraph (edition of 25)- $120 “Salvador Dali” limited edition serigraph (edition of … Continue reading

I Have Your Heart

Ladies and gentlemen! Today is premiering the short animation “I Have Your Heart” directed by Jim Batt, illustrated by Molly Crabapple, with a song by Kim Boekbinder. 2 years of paper cuts and patience! PLEASE MAKE THIS FULLSCREEN SERIOUSLY LIKE WHOAH … Continue reading

Hurricane Sandy

Last week, Hurricane Sandy hit New York. I was one of the million or so people without power or water. The day after we walked past downed trees and the looted stores at South Street Seaport (someone really wanted sensible … Continue reading

Rock the Vote

It’s Halloween, but we won’t be scared. There are SIX DAYS until the election and #WeWill vote, #WeWill be heard. Election info at

I Wrote for Vice

A woman’s beauty is supposed to be her grand project and constant insecurity. We’re meant to shellac our lips with five different glosses, but always think we’re fat. Beauty is Zeno’s paradox. We should endlessly strive for it, but it’s … Continue reading

RSA Animate

Me, Jim Batt and Kim Boekbinder did an RSA Short for the Royal Society of the Arts, illustrating Susan Cain’s speech on the power of introverts. It has a cat Steve Wozniak

Library Bar

Spent today balenced on a ladder, drawing Mary Shelley and her creation in the corner of Library Bar in the East Village. A truly fine and epic dive bar it is.

Debt and Her Debtors

Debt and Her Debtors is done.  For this one, I went less specific and more conceptual, with tiny mice being sold balloons by fat cats, that become the weights that will drag them into a meat grinder. Seventh watercolour done!


I have a 6 page spread in the new issue of Juxtapoz, where I talk with Tarssa English about burlesque, politics, art and being arrested. photo by Steve Prue

Discordia is for Sale

Discordia by Molly Crabapple and Laurie Penny Amazon US – Amazon UK – Google Books   This is the Next Big Thing in journalism: digital, visual, intelligent, heartfelt, post-political, female, alarming, and engaging. It’s both an honest chronicle of one … Continue reading

This Week…

Last Monday, I was arrested  for walking on the sidewalk during an Occupy Wall Street protest. Thanks to friends like Mona Eltahawy, Laurie Penny, Neil Gaiman, Stoya, and Warren Ellis, the #freemollycrabapple tag blew up the intrawebs.  It was a … Continue reading

At the Brooklyn Book Festival

BROOKLYN BOOK FESTIVAL SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2012   11:00 A.M. Comics by the People: Crowd-funding, Kickstarter, and the Future of Fan-supported Art. Self-publishing in indie comics has a strong tradition and now Kickstarter has been called the #2 comics … Continue reading