Billy Harrell shares that inspiration can also be locally grown. Billy speaks about seeing other places, gaining experiences, and finally, going back to his roots and finding a connection with everything around him.
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BY MICHAEL BERNSTEIN
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Tick-tock Graphic Design
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@ VOL 9
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"His often illegible, unreadable spreads taught my generation to break all the rules."
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Finding My Cultural Voice in Comics
BY RUDY VASQUEZ
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ON JUN 29, 2017
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BY REGGIE TIDWELL
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