Valerio Sommella just won a 2018 design award from The German Design Council for these disorienting centerpiece plates he created for Il Coccio. Terno, Centrepiece. A geometric element replicated and oriented in three directions, for an object that is surprising due to the effect of reflection of light. As in a cubist composition, an illusionRead More
Robbin Gregorio created this papercut portrait of Olenna Tyrell, as well as many other fan favorites from Game of Thrones. Here’s Tyrion Lannister:
It looks as if Rob prefers the swivel craft knives, which are pretty nice if you want to up your craft knife game. The only downside to this specific typeRead More
Paolo del Toro makes delightful and otherworldly sculptures from felt, most recently working in pastel palettes.
Via his site:
As an artist, I draw from the deep waters of the human sub-conscious, visiting a landscape of dreams to retrieve ideas and characters that form the basis of my sculptural work.Read More
Kate Kato repurposed the popular Observer’s Book series to include lovely paper sculptures of each book’s subject. Above is The Observer’s Book of Fungi. Below: The Observer’s Book of British Wild Flowers. Kate’s work is currently on display at Thompson’s Galleries in Aldeburgh: Born and raised in Bristol, Kate completed her BA in Graphic DesignRead More
San Francisco-based artist Lina West creates these beautiful hand-painted mandala stones covered in gorgeous fractal patterns.
I’ve taught myself how to paint these 3D mandala stones in one week. Each one has around 2000 dots on the top of each other. Sometimes it takes as much asRead More
My daughter erupted in smiles when I told her I’d gotten her a few latch hook kits for our upcoming roadtrip.
While I’m sure a Smartphone isn’t enough to help my kid stay sane for hours, I’d have given my brother for one. While Angry Birds and Plants vs Zombies won’t be enoughRead More