Saint Snugglebear and friends - More fodder for the fire.


Artist Dick Detzner has been thrown into the latest heated fray of artistic interpretation versus religion. But instead of relying on the stereotypical church crowd button-pushers such as graphic sex or graphic violence, he instead took the road less traveled - graphic art and advertising icons!

Check out the following story from Wednesday's Chicago Tribune, then check out Dick Detzner's online gallery.

I'm particularly taken by "Ten Big Commandments," but "Lot's Wife" and "St. Snugglebear" are rather amusing as well.

Additional news story from '99 giving additional insight into Detzner's personal advertising theology.


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