Phil Blank  is a painter, illustrator and accordion player for a local klezmer band, Gmish, runs a company called ChatStaff, which provides after-hours service to libraries all over North Carolina and beyond.
Phil Blank is a painter, illustrator and accordion player for a local klezmer band, Gmish, runs a company called ChatStaff, which provides after-hours service to libraries all over North Carolina and beyond. cliddy@newsobserver.com
Phil Blank is a painter, illustrator and accordion player for a local klezmer band, Gmish, runs a company called ChatStaff, which provides after-hours service to libraries all over North Carolina and beyond. cliddy@newsobserver.com

Double Life: On-call librarian is also artist and musician

August 30, 2014 07:00 PM

UPDATED August 31, 2014 07:30 AM

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