Midwest Beer Travels

Dr. B and I toured 13 more Midwest breweries in the last couple weeks and we thought you might like to see a few pictures of our adventures. We had a too great time visiting old friends and meeting new ones… is that even possible? (probably not.)

Inky Beer Rocks Press Passes at GABF 2014

To all of our faithful Inky Beer readers, thank you! Because of your readership and love of craft beer and art, Dr. B and I were rewarded Press Passes for this year’s Great American Beer Festival (GABF). We’ll be posting on the following topics, so stay tuned and invite your friends to join in on…

The Koolest Koozies Around

 “Put your boozie in a koozie.”  It’s summertime! Here are our favorite, unique koozies and we hope that you love them, too. Cheers!     Photo References http://www.foodbeast.com/tag/koozie/ http://www.stupid.com/beer-keg-koozie.html http://www.brit.co/super-bowl-2013/ http://thejogging.tumblr.com/post/39504929444/baguette-koozie-2012-sculpture http://www.bonappetit.com/test-kitchen/ingredients/article/keep-your-beer-cool-while-semi-legally-drinking-in-public-with-the-bum-bag http://www.ebay.com/itm/6-COWBOY-BOOT-Can-koozies-drink-Covers-COWGIRL-horse-WESTERN-RODEO-/380458167140 http://www.foodiggity.com/tag/coozie/ http://bikepartart.yolasite.com/ http://www.brit.co/koozies/ http://savingmoney.thefuntimesguide.com/2010/07/custom_can_koozies.php http://www.kotulas.com/deals/gifts-and-gadgets/gifts-on-a-budget/beer-pager-koozie http://odditymall.com/camera-lens-koozie http://www.obviouswinner.com/obvwin/2013/4/1/beer-armor-protect-your-brew-with-a-leather-and-chainmail-be.html http://www.ebay.com/itm/Green-Bay-Packers-Original-Cheesehead-Wedge-Can-Cozy-Koozie-Cheese-/350973732357 http://www.etsy.com/market/leather_koozie http://www.ranchlandsmercantile.com/index.cfm?id=8bc82685-5056-ae14-f5013113343ecb01 http://www.alibaba.com/product-detail/resin-shotgun-shell-beer-can-koozie_495416126.html http://www.etsy.com/listing/123260797/grumpy-cat-inspired-cozy http://www.kotulas.com/deals/2pk.-of-can-koozie-prescription-beer-koozies http://www.perpetualkid.com/bacon-koozie.aspx

January 2014 Beertography

Originally posted on This Is Why I'm Drunk:
Let’s keep this train rolling. I’ve got another batch of beer photos to share as I commit to a monthly effort to produce beer-specific images. If you’re interested, you can go back to see previous posts from 2013: December November September Below you’ll find some of…

Pabst Blue Ribbon Tattoos and Graffiti Art Are Everywhere!

There’s a culture surrounding Pabst Blue Ribbon beer. Once thought of at the redneck or young college neophyte beer of choice, the beer began increasing popularity in the early 2000s mostly due to urban hipsters. It is a subculture that evokes enough emotional passion within to express it through tattoo or street art. Here are…

Inky Beer Factoid: August 6

On this day in 1928, pop artist and film producer, Andy Warhol, is born!  Today, Andy would have been 89 and we wanted to celebrate his creativity and commemorate his uniqueness. In fact, Beck’s Beer used Warhol’s self-portraits on NYC advertising and bottle labels beginning in 2011.  Do you have an Andy Warhol favorite? For…

Epic Brewing Company Celebrates Graffiti in RiNo

Featured photo from Epic Brewing Company’s Facebook page Posted by: Nicole Cormier from Hip Hop Roll Call Fresh off the line, just today, Epic Brewing Company unveils their newest brew, RiNo Pale Ale. What’s most interesting about this new beer from the Utah based brewery is the label which was modeled after a mural by…

Beer Factoid: June 24

On this day in 1901, a 19 year old artist named Pablo Picasso had his first exhibit in Paris. In that same year, Picasso painted the “Portrait of Jamie Sarbartes, the Poet” Or better known as Le Bock (“The Beer”). Pablo later (1914) created a piece of work using paper and charcoal titled “Glass and…

Beer Bottle Art, Just In Time For Father’s Day!

Just in time to make a homemade card for your (or your child’s father, in the case of the article below) Dad for Father’s Day, Dr. B and Inky bring you directions to make your own beer bottle art. To make beer bottle/can art, you will need: a bottle and/or can of beer wax paper…