a flivver maybe
but a roadside wakeboard is
better if it’s free
sarah schumacher mixed media painting art haiku word of the day flivver wakeboard the 100 day project



  1. Older Slang. an automobile, especially one that is small, inexpensive, and old.
  2. Slang. something of unsatisfactory quality or inferior grade.

The story behind this is that my dad is a famed dumpster diver and frequently stops to pick up stuff on the side of the road. It’s amazing how many perfectly good items he has and uses as a result of this. One of which is a name brand wakeboard in excellent shape that we’ve taken out on the lake for years.


  • 6″ x 6″
    cold-press watercolor block

  • acrylic paint, charcoal wash, collage, granular gel, India ink

  • 5/04/2016