Modern Makers: Twig Terrariums - Treaty General Store
Old friends, Michelle Inciarrano and Katy Maslow are the tiny world builders behind Brooklyn-based Twig Terrariums. They create imaginative living scenes either pre-arranged or as DIY kits to make your own. When we first met the Twig ladies, their enthusiasm was contagious and we instantly fell in love with their work for Treaty. Allow us [...]
A Photographer's Forgotten Muse on the French Riviera
There was definitely something about Renée. When the legendary French photographer Jacques-Henri Lartigue met her while strolling the streets of Paris in 1930, he fell in love instantly. Tall, chic and hiding coquettishly under a wide elegant hat, he nicknamed her the 'parasol'. Together they embark
This Guy Collected A Complete Stone Alphabet Over 10 Years
This whole stone alphabet has been collected in the swiss alps by André Quirinus Zurbriggen during the past 10 years. Fascinated by the idea, we decided to create an interactive stone font which allows you to write anything in stones (or rather, with stones). Enjoy!
When Graphic Designer Uses Design Skills To Make Cookies (87 Pics)
Los Angeles-based graphic designer Holly Fox has merged her passion for colorful designs with baking, and the results are these adorable sugar cookie designs: 'I started baking about 5 years ago on a whim, to try and see if I could figure out this whole royal icing thing. Since then, I have been mixing many, many colors and piping many, many jewels…and I absolutely love it!'
Miniature Tree Houses For Houseplants Are Just Perfect For Fairies
The film FairyTale retells the story of the Cottingley Fairies, an incident in which two girls staged photos that they claimed depicted real fairies. Even famous writer Arthur Conan Doyle was fooled, and it was only in the 1980s that the girls admitted that the photos were faked. But LA-based artist Jedediah Corwyn Voltz must have missed the news, because he keeps making fairy-sized treehouses around houseplants, and has made 25 so far!
13 Things I Found on the Internet Today (Vol. CLXXIII)
1. A Double-Decker Caravan complete with chandelier and marble fireplace Image (c) Matt Bucknall What was once derelict scrubland at Sutton House in Hackney has been transformed into a late 20th century-themed urban oasis with an edible garden, and art installations including The Grange -
Russian Artist Creates Stunningly Realistic Doll Faces That’ll Make Your Skin Crawl
Sometimes, a craftsman is too good, like when he makes dolls so realistic it’s creepy. Michael Zajkov is one such man. The faces of his art dolls are so realistic, it’s disturbing to see him hold their heads in his hands. When you watch his work in motion, there’s only so much you can do […]
Sew Far, Sew Good: I Embroider On Old Tennis Rackets
I always stumble over my words when I answer the typical so what do you do? question. I’m a designer by training. I’m passionate about film photography, and I work as a VJ (which means I do visuals for music shows, and not what you think.
I Decided To Make Paper Cut Art My Profession
I am Parth Kothekar, paper cut artist from Ahmedabad (India). It was during my experiments with graffiti stencils that the idea of paper cuts came to my mind, then I began by creating the stencils in inverse fashion. This art form made me feel more connected to my work.
Sweary Colouring Book | Etsy
The Sweary Colouring Book has 20 pages of fancy swears. Each one was hand drawn by me! The book is single sided so ideal for using markers, pens, watercolour or pencils. Printed on high quality 160gsm paper View the Kickstarter campaign here! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/810047682/sweary-colouring-book Please note, I am in the UK so whilst shipping may seem high, I do not have control over this. Words included are... Anal, Bellend, Bollocks, Bullshit Cock Womble Cunt, Dickhead…
Tree Chandelier In Kathryn Hall Vineyard
This elegant chandelier, designed to look like a massive grapevine laden with 1,500 Swarovski crystal 'grapes,' was crafted by Donald Lipski and Jonquil LeMaster. This sculptor-artist duo created the chandelier for the Kathryn Hall vineyard, a wine producer in Rutherford, California.