Illustrations for Hebeloma's Clockwise Cadenza (2023)
Julia K. Keffer of Bus Stop Art Show

This page features artwork from the street artist, Ms. Julia K. Keffer of Phoenix, Arizona. These works are the final illustrations for the musical score, Hebeloma's Clockwise Cadenza, which is being serially published on a daily basis in 2023 on the blog of the Poison Pie Publishing House. Hebeloma's Clockwise Cadenza recounts the adventure of Melanippe, one of the maidens offered to the minotaur by King Minos, immediately after she escaped from the labyrinth.


January: King Minos, the despot

February: Melanippe, the cartographer

March: Theodoros, the scholar

April: a seabird, one of many avian companions on the voyage of the Aetos

May: Linus, the singer

June: the eye of Zeus in a storm at sea

July: a Berber woman of Carthage

August: the Ethiopian, an oarsmen hired mid-journey

September: Halosydne. a nereid

October: the brooch of the harbor master at Tingis

November: the hand of a mother

December: a turtle at sea


Parting Notes:
These illustrations appear as monthly headings on the electronic version of Hebeloma's Clockwise Cadenza. The print edition includes black and white versions of the same illustrations.


This page represents selections from one instance of the Bus Stop Art Show. The main page of the Bus Stop Art Show at the Poison Pie Publishing House is here.