Shopping cart is empty.



 

The i CAN Bull Design Story

 

Originally produced in 2007, the i CAN Bull design remains one of my favorites to date.  Over the years I have spent many hours with Bulls and Cows on dairy farms, studs, and ranches.  My day job (www.a-tech-america.com) focuses me on many aspects of the Bovine industry which are not for the faint of heart.  At the same time I have had the opportunity to exchange with and learn from all different species of animal including Bulls and Cows.  I first got to know some Bulls on a routine visit to a stud in Israel way back in 2006.  After a meet and greet with my contacts they took me out back to see their herd.  The second I set foot outside I hear a deep roar that sent tingles up my spine.  I was anticipating my fair share of "Moooos" but this was something else - full of bass and resonance.  It was more like a Lion than my perception of how a Bull should sound.  We made our way down to the pens which were arranged in a long corridor with the animals on either side.  I turn the corner and see them all at once.  EVERY SINGLE ONE OF THEM turns and stares at me.  I was shocked by the presence and feeling that hit me - I literally froze in my tracks.  Their huge black eyes looked like black holes to me - they could see right through me.  As we walk up and down the isles I could, for the first time, see each being as an individual.  Some wanted to exchange, some didn't.  Some were pissed, and some could give a shit.  Their sheer size and power was also something to see up close.  The ranch hands told me tales of broken enclosures, do-or-die charges, and serious injuries sustained due to improper respect.  Even with the warnings I mustered the guts to pet a few and spent the next couple of hours enjoying my exchange with these great creatures.  Shortly there after I learned that the Bull is a symbol of CAN.  Acknowledging that can bring a lot of strength and ability to any being.  I got inspired to make a shirt to showcase this symbol and several months later the "i CAN Bull" tee was borne.  The pictures of myself and the Welcome Woman were taken at LAX in Los Angeles, CA.  I hope you enjoy them and enjoy the Tee.  I encourage you to use the symbol and I hope you have been inspired to take a fresh look at Bulls and Cows.  Look deep in their eyes and see what you feel.   -eric

Check out the Welcome Clothing i CAN Bull long sleeve Tee Shirt HERE.



Permalink - Ed West - Sunday, September 01, 2013
  




Newest Updates:

Newest Updates by Month:


    Search by Tag:

    star wars Tiger Woods US Pride Grapevine Barack at His Finest king kong 19.19 USA Korea White Rabbit Javiar Sotomayor Los Angeles Marathon American Pride Sperm Egg Space Shuttle Green and Yellow Deadwood Kingdom of Hearts Shirt stephen chow BET Awards Custom Tee Shirts for Jamie Foxx The Question Lightning Beyond Creation Medical Electronic Systems Heavy D, Nuttin but Luvv Free Energy BET Music Awards Kobe Bryant Bacacky Trainer Matched Tesla Coil Retro 4s Yellow darth vador The Man Who Came to Dinner video all david milch Super Hero Shirt Spirit in the Church Tour Yellow christmas Bugsy Malone Youtube Hot Cheetos Spin Taking the Lead penny disneyland Federal Reserve Alienware Ganesha Ira and Barry Magical Journey Endeavour Question Mark Skylight Seven Eleven Welcome Question hope Bugsy Malone - So You Wanna Be A Boxer phantom Speed Thrills Captian America Shirt Diving Cows Welcome Clothing Assaf Grand Opening Quit fun sperm Flight One Round at a Time Raise Chuck Yeager Wireless Energy Japan and America Los Angeles to Antioch Amer-I-Can World Record fall 2009 Great White Shark joy trick shot Work Disney Day Super Star The Freshnes Pyramids American 2pac happy Last Round Bolt Mystery Barak Obama T-Shirt Fighting T-Shirt Ugly Duckling Live and Die in LA Tesla Fear The Freshnes Suspenders Football Mike Tyson Space kung fu hustle Curley bugsy Welcome Alien Cliff Diving Jamie Foxx Killing is my Business progress fighting Radio Frequency Veggie Hut custom shirts Nikola Tesla 4th of July Ears on Alien Jimmy Durante White Lunar TR1+ Giza 15,000 Cars RJJ Protection I can 20 years UK Welcome Egg in Real Eggs Pool Haul Junkies abe lincoln Bovine Alien Yes We Can Ducks Air Jordan Sparing Ed Harris Corp Circles Escape Remo Williams Alien Ears Orbiter The Challenge Light 9.58 Easter Magic Drops custom tshirts Mickey Mouse Shirt king Los Angeles trust Thanksgiving Sharks India Illusion Bites the Dust Syreeta jamie foxx beat it Al The Badass Speed of Sound Drippin in Excellence Puma Red Bull Welcome Clothing Project American Flag Beautiful: Lollipop Bling cute sperm hollywood Sphinx egg 1 Round Still Flyer Than the Rest of Em Rolls Royce Phantom Mickey Ears Cur D'amato Michael Jackson T-Shirt Flyer Than the Rest of Em welcome clothing shop Jack Lemon Roy Jones I Can Man Michael Rutzen Kaiser Staples Space Ship inauguration day 2009 New Zesland break dancing Magic Javier Sotomayor Boxing: Protect Yourself abraham lincoln Black Hole Nuttin But Luvv Sound Barrier Inky Nike KD V Elite Oregon Ducks welcomeclothing.com LDX so you want to be a boxer Welcome Birth Question All hungry valley Lighting hoop masters word record Venum Shirt: Spider Man Shirt Beauty California Beauty Unleash the Dragon custom t-shirts Shirt and Shoes Should Match Open for Business Magic Drops: Radio Frequency Oregon Work Tee Shirt Happy Easter 2012 With You I'm Born Again Damon Wayans city world The Orbiter Lorax Adventure Welcome Store Take the Junp Conscience Walking on Air Welcome Sphinx welcome clothing hollywood Spirit in Church Wisdom Glengary Glen Ross Working City Slickers You'll Be In My Heart Downtown Los Angeles Scoop of Chocholate Scoop of Vanilla usain bolt Welcome Clothing Store Rising Up Chuin Hot Steppa Al Swearengen Marathon the speach California: Sacramento custom clothing White Fang Radiant Energy sperm Right Stuff Reindeer Los Angeles from the Air Re-Open Alec Baldwin Octopus Stud luvv Lebron X iD Oregon Ducks Coffee Wonder Sharkman American Tee Shirt Mariah Carey happy sperm Work Out Shirt High Jump hoop hound Elephant Print Suspenders Nike Zoom Hyperfuse Manny Heavy D Born Again Crop Circle Friend i CAN Bull fall collection Spintop Thunder Barocky Boxing Shirt Tyson Easter Eggs Luvving is my Business Truth popping Hollywood Hills Color Ways luvv wear Milk Sphinks Up North Barak Obama Dear Mama principle NASA 7-Eleven Yoda pyramid Hot Cheetos and Takis Fear is a Friend Bull United States South Africa Symbol of I CAN Boxing new year michael jackson Rocky Balboa every day is christmas when you are in luvv Syreeta Wright robot Patterns Milk Miracle LA Marathon Great Movies myspace Usain Bolt T-Shirt mickey mouse Boxing T-Shirt Welcome Easter Israel Swimming with Sharks Genesha Guts Takis World of Welcome Earth High Jump World Record Salt Round kung fu hoopmasters Nike Boots Barack Obama Free Running Salt LXD Take the Jump Matchup beat it Champions Handbook Welcome Salt Marvel Shirt Best Of Michael Keaton Airplanes Welcome Clothing Custom MJ Shirt Incoming Protect Yourself At All Times Oregon Ducks Mike Tyson T-Shirt city shirts Eye of the Tiger Wolf View of LA Manny Steward Wale May the Force be with you Buddhist Palm Sales Shop by Color Beautiful Music Video spirit California Luvv happy new year Pink fresh fruitt Space Flight Magic Pool Shot MES world tupac shakur DC freshnes UFO Gung Ho Lakers Fighting Tee Black Bomb inaguration ball melrose Banjo Sinanju Color Wheel My Companions Speak your Heart Africa Welcome Work Nike Trainer Sister Act boxer New Money Decades of Conscience Fighter legion of extraordinary dancers Cus Damato Jazz Best Drive in California PE Egypt Womens Training Shirt Aliens Fire Red Washington DC Olympics Major Payne Welcome Back Tiger city t-shirts Rail Splitter Emanuel Steward Welcome Clothing Favorites change 7-11 Ducks Greates of All Time Chris Pritchard Welcome Clothing Customs Final Scene of Patters Junk Food Billy Preston Ramsey Can't be Touched Iron Mike X-1 Slurpee Whoopi Goldberg pool hall junkies Tee Shirt walt disney Adventure! Excellence turkey on a pyramid Turkey Wardenclyffe